County Releases

By: News Release
Jun 1st, 2019

On May 18, 2019 at 2:32am, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 18 near 145th Street. Deputies came into contact with 27 year old William Ledesma of McGregor. Deputies observed signs of impairment. Upon further investigation, Ledesma was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Operating While Intoxicated- 1st Offense.

 

On May 18, 2019 at 4:19pm, Clayton County Deputies were dispatched to a person threatening a property owner with a shotgun on Horseshoe Road. Deputies came into contact with 60 year old Greg Johnson. Deputies determined that Johnson was carrying a pellet gun and was making threats over a dispute. Johnson was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Assault and Trespassing. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Strawberry Point Police Department, the Guttenberg Police Department and the Iowa State Patrol.

 

On May 18, 2019 at 5:45pm, Clayton County Deputies responded to a disturbance at 16252 King Road. Upon further investigation, Deputies learned that an assault had taken place. Deputies arrested 40 year old Brian Cherrier of McGregor and transported him to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Domestic Abuse Assault- Impeding Flow of Air/Blood. Cherrier was held pending an initial appearance in court.

 

On May 18, 2019 at 8:23pm, Clayton County Deputies responded to Casino Queen for a report of an unruly patron. When Deputies arrived the subject was attempting to leave in a motor vehicle. Deputies came into contact with 37 year old Jennifer Schumann of LaCrosse. Deputies observed signs of impairment. Subsequently, Schumann was placed under arrest. During the arrest, Schumann failed to comply with Deputies and became combative. Schumann was transported to the Clayton County Jail where she was charged with Operating While Intoxicated- 1st Offense and Interference with Official Acts.

 

On May 20, 2019 at 3:15pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 52 in Guttenberg. Deputies came into contact with 54 year old Roger Halverson of Farmersburg. Deputies determined that Halverson’s driver’s license was barred. Halverson was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Driving While Barred and Driving While Suspended.

 

On May 21, 2019 a 1:20pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on High Street in Elkader. Deputies came into contact with 45 year old Donald Reierson Jr of Elgin. Upon further investigation, Reierson was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Driving While Barred, Operating without registration, No valid license, and no insurance.

 

On May 22, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 32 year old Jacqueline Lietz of Colesburg on a Clayton County Warrant for theft 5th. Lietz posted a $50 cash bond and will appear in court at a later date.

 

On May 23, 2019 at 6:18pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Colesburg Road near 372nd Street. Deputies came into contact with 24 year old Megan Kubatzke of Burlington. Upon further investigation, Kubatzke was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where she was charged with Driving While Suspended and speeding.

 

On May 26, 2019 at 10:23am, Clayton County Deputies responded to a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 128 near Granite Ave. Deputies came into contact with 59 year old Kimberly Gamm of Aurora. Deputies observed signs of impairment. Upon further investigation, Gamm was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where she was charged with Operating while Intoxicated- 1st Offense, Carrying Weapons while Intoxicated, Possession of a Controlled Substance-methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

On May 27, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 32 year old Thomas Cummings of Cedar Rapids on a Clayton County warrant for Probation Violation. Cummings was transported to the Clayton County Jail where he is being held without bond.

 

On May 29, 2019 at 3:11pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 128 near Iris Ave. Deputies came into contact with 30 year old William Hallock of Volga. Deputies determined that Hallock’s driver’s license was Revoked for OWI test failure. Hallock was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Driving While Revoked.

 

On May 30, 2019 at 6:08am, Clayton County Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 13 and Northeast High Street. Deputies determined that a 2001 Ford Ranger operated by Lonnie Davis of Elkader was stopped at a stop sign on High Street when a 2013 Nissan Pathfinder operated by Travis Kruger of Strawberry Point turned onto High Street striking Davis’ vehicle. Kruger was charged with Failure to Maintain Control. No injuries were reported. Both vehicles received minor damage



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