Winneshiek Releases

By: News Release
Jul 31st, 2019

Date: 7/29/2019
Time: 8:15 p.m.
Incident/Charge: Burglary Third Degree and Possession of Burglar Tools
Location: Decorah, Iowa
Person: Blake Corey Breitsprecher
Address: Decorah, Iowa
Age: 29
Incident Details: Blake Breitsprecher was arrested and transported to the Winneshiek County Jail on an Arrest Warrant for Burglary and Possession of Burglar Tools.

Date: 7/29/2019
Time: 2:54 p.m.
Location: State Highway 24 and County Road W-14
Total Property Damage: $19,000

Driver: Ruth Ann Balk
Address: Lawler, Iowa
Age: 78
Vehicle: 2009 Chrysler Town and Country Van
Citation(s): Passing Contrary to Highway Markings
Driver: Patricia Elaine Kriener
Address: Waucoma, Iowa
Age: 72
Vehicle: 2002 Cadillac DeVille

Accident Details: The Balk vehicle and the Kriener vehicle were westbound on Highway 24. The Kriener vehicle was attempting to make a left turn onto County Road W-14 when the Balk vehicle passed the Kriener vehicle as she made the left turn and struck the Kriener vehicle. Both drivers sustained minor injuries but were not transported.