August 10, 2017
- A caller from a local business “reported they received a counterfeit bill” from another local business. An officer responded.
- A caller said her daughter “is acting up. She did not want her in the house, so she locked her out. She could not get her to go in the car.” An officer responded.
- A caller said someone “was harassing her at work. She wanted it to stop.” An officer responded.
- A caller from Berkley said “a pickup drove by, and had a satellite fly off of it.” They caller said they “ran over it under their car.” The caller was transferred to the Boone County Sheriff’s office.
- A caller reported “people trying to sell electronics.” An officer responded.
- A caller from a local restaurant said some customers “attempted to pay at the drive-through with a counterfeit $20.” The caller said “when she confronted them, they took the $20 back and paid with cash.” An officer responded and made contact with the customers.
- A caller from a local restaurant said someone “attempted to pay with a fake $50.” An officer responded.
- A caller reported “a disturbance at apartment three between two women.” Officers responded.
- Gustavo Adofo Ruiz-Vargas, 30, 1421 Fifth St., Perry, was arrested on a Dallas County warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of domestic abuse assault.
- A caller said a group of five or six children was “climbing on a fence protecting some sort of an electrical box.” An officer responded but did not find the climbing children.
August 11, 2017
- Anthony Robert Booth, 26, 1819 Sixth St., Perry, was arrested on a charge of driving under suspension.
- A patrolling officer of the Perry Police Department “requested a tow for a” vehicle for which “owners could not be contacted.” A local tow service responded.
- Several calls were received from Boone County regarding cattle running at large. The Boone County Sheriff’s office was notified.
- A caller from a local business said “she received six $100 counterfeit bills” from another local business. An officer responded.
- Audrey Marie Mohr, 61, 2118 Estella St., Perry, was arrested on a charge of fifth-degree theft.
- A caller said she was on a bridge over Frog Creek and “could see a dead animal in the water.” An officer responded and determined “that not much could be done about that situation.”
- A caller said “she observed a dark blue car drive up over the curb,” and the caller “thought the driver was possibly intoxicated.” An officer responded and made contact with the driver. “Investigation revealed that the driver had an instruction permit only, and the passenger didn;t have a driver’s license. The driver was not impaired, just an inexperienced driver. No enforcement action was taken” due to the officer’s “not seeing the vehicle in motion.” Both parties were “advised to find a valid driver.”
- A caller said her dog was lost. The caller called again and said her dog was found.
- A caller reported “a cow on Iowa Highway 144 near County Road P54.” The caller was transferred to the Boone County Sheriff’s office.
August 12, 2017
- A caller said “he needed to speak with an officer regarding his options.” An officer responded.
*A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.