Police Blotter


(3/13/2019)

Winona Police

Saturday, March 9

• At 2:52 a.m. police stopped a vehicle on the 850 block of West Broadway for allegedly having no taillights. The driver, Tyler Emerson Cleer, 27, of Winona, was arrested and referred to the county attorney for potential charges of third-degree driving while intoxicated and driving after revocation. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .15 percent.

• At 6:03 p.m. police responded to a report of a vehicle stuck in a snow bank on Patneaude and Galewski drives. The driver, Timothy Lee Thomas, 51, of Winona, was arrested and referred to the county attorney for a potential charge of third-degree driving while intoxicated. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .166 percent.

• At 9:24 p.m. police arrested Colleen Bonita McComb, 25, of Winona, and referred her to the county attorney for two potential charges of fourth-degree assault after she was reportedly found in someone else’s car at Riverport Inn. Police said she wouldn’t get out when they arrived, an officer reportedly used a Taser on McComb, and she allegedly kicked an officer in the shoulder and face. At Winona Health, McComb allegedly tried to bite a nurse and spit on an officer, but missed, and allegedly bit an officer at the hospital, adding the second charge.

• At 9:34 p.m. police responded to a vehicle in the ditch near Fleet Farm off Wilkie Drive and Bundy Boulevard. The driver, Michael Anton Steinhoff, 35, of Winona, was arrested and referred to the county attorney for a potential charge of third-degree driving while intoxicated. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .18 percent.

Sunday, March 10

• At 1:17 a.m. police arrested Matthew John Bagniewski, 35, of Fountain City, and referred him to the county attorney on a potential charge of fourth-degree driving while intoxicated after he was stopped on Latsch Island and Highway 43 for allegedly having an object suspended from his rearview mirror and a broken brake light. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .11 percent.

• At 8:27 a.m. police arrested Zachary Mitchell Howell, 21, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of third-degree driving under the influence after a routine traffic stop on the 100 block of East Fifth Street. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .18 percent.

Monday, March 11

• At 6:42 p.m. an employee from the Starbucks located within Target reported that her phone with a value of $480 was taken from one of the tables.

Winona County Sheriff

Friday, March 8

• At 1:12 p.m. deputies referred Molly Catherine Posey-Heyer, 30, of Winona, to the county attorney for potential charges of gross-misdemeanor possession of contraband and fifth-degree possession of methamphetamine after deputies reportedly located 8.5 grams of methamphetamine near a bunk in cell block one of the Winona County Jail. Posey-Heyer reportedly admitted to bringing it into the jail.

Saturday, March 9

• At 2:31 a.m. deputies arrested a 24-year-old man on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after he was stopped on Highway 61 and Huff Street for an alleged illegal lane change. The man reportedly did not have a license and showed signs of intoxication. Deputies are awaiting a blood toxicology report.

Sunday, March 10

• At 10:07 a.m. deputies arrested Emmanuel Arthur Salazar, 30, of Hanford, Calif., and referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of possession of a small amount of marijuana in a motor vehicle, second-degree driving while intoxicated, and having no Minnesota driver’s license after he was allegedly found sleeping in his running vehicle on Wenonah Road and Bridge Street in Minnesota City. He reportedly had a blood-alcohol content measured at .25 percent.

Monday, March 11

• At 2:21 p.m. deputies cited Julius Lee Jones, 29, of Winona, with possession of a small amount of marijuana after Jones allegedly attempted to enter the Winona County Courthouse and placed a small baggie containing what he reportedly admitted was marijuana into the bin.

Buffalo County Sheriff

Wednesday, March 6

• At 12:17 a.m. deputies responded to a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 88 in Waumandee. The driver, a 22-year-old Waumandee woman, reportedly lost control of her vehicle on an icy roadway, crossed the centerline and went into a ditch, where the vehicle rolled over. The driver was evaluated on the scene for minor injuries.

 

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