September 14, 2010
•At 12:03 p.m. police were contacted about DVDs stolen from a residence on the 250 block of Center Street. Police recently determined that Patrick Trent Flammang, 28, of Winona, had allegedly pawned several of the DVDs at a local business. Police referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of possession of stolen property and theft.
Thursday, January 20
•At 10:08 a.m. police cited Robert George Dennis, 44, of Winona, for theft and driving after revocation after he allegedly tried to steal $36.90 in gas from the Kwik Trip on Mankato Avenue and Broadway. Police said Dennis first claimed he had forgotten to pay, then claimed his girlfriend had paid, but no one was with him when he fueled up there.
Friday, January 21
•At 4:13 p.m. police received a call reporting several forged checks. A 60-year-old man from Rollingstone said that his vehicle had been broken into on Christmas Eve while parked at Pleasant Valley Church. His checkbook had been stolen and two checks had since been forged: one on January 4 at the Waseca Walmart for $1,729 and another on January 18 at the St. Cloud Walmart for $1,549. Police are investigating.
Saturday, January 22
•At 6:04 a.m. police were at Community Memorial Hospital investigating an earlier incident when Corissa Jean Lueck, 20, of Eagan, Minn., came into the hospital and admitted she had driven there. Police said she appeared intoxicated and was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .16 percent.
•At 12:46 p.m. police responded to a report of damage to a vehicle on the 700 block of East Fourth Street. Charles Dean Prather, 46, of Winona, allegedly smashed a neighbor’s vehicle window, headlight and windshield, and broke off one of the side mirrors. Police said that he was intoxicated and used a baseball bat to break the windows, and that a witness saw the incident. Prather reportedly told police that his female neighbor had told his wife that he had been hitting on her. He was referred to the county attorney for potential charges of second degree criminal damage to property.
•At 2:19 a.m. police observed a vehicle driven by Angela Rochelle Bayers, 21, of St. Louis Park, Minn., at Sixth and Main streets attempting to park, when she struck a parked car. Police said she appeared intoxicated and she was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .14 percent.
Sunday, January 23
•At 9:31 a.m. police responded to a two car accident at 11th and Huff streets. A vehicle driven by Samantha Carol Lee Hill, 21, of Lakeville, Minn., was traveling on Huff Street and took a sharp turn onto 11th Street, striking a vehicle driven by Zachary James Fielder, 22, of Oshkosh, Wis., who had been stopped at a stop sign. Hill was cited with inattentive driving.
•At 1:15 a.m. police were contacted by a 24-year-old woman from Fort Wayne, Indiana, who said her purse had been stolen while she was at Schyde’s Drinks and Whatnot. The woman said she left her purse on a a table and asked a man to watch it, but the purse disappeared after the man became distracted. The Coach purse contained a digital camera, passport, cell phone, various cards, bracelets and $1,000 cash. A bouncer at the bar called later and said that some of the purse contents had been found in a trash can, but the purse, cash, cards, camera and bracelets were not recovered.
•At 1:24 a.m. police responded to a two vehicle accident at Fifth and Franklin streets. A vehicle driven by Cassey Lynn Simon, 21, of Middleton, Wis., was westbound on Fifth Street at the stop sign at Franklin Street and pulled out, colliding with a vehicle driven by Saliyyah Maryam Abdul-Alim, 22, of Caledonia, which had been traveling southbound on Franklin Street. Police said a passenger in the Abdul-Alim vehicle, a 22-year-old woman, suffered an injury to her shin, but wasn’t taken to the hospital. Simon appeared intoxicated and was arrested with a blood alcohol content measured at .18 percent. She was referred to the county attorney for charges of criminal vehicular operation causing bodily harm, fourth degree driving while intoxicated and failure to yield. •At 1:22 a.m. police stopped a vehicle driven by Allison Rose Baglio, 20, of Winona, at Fourth and Main streets after observing her drive the wrong way on Main Street. Police said she appeared intoxicated and was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .18 percent.
Monday, January 24
•At 8:47 p.m. police responded to a two car accident at Gilmore Avenue and Sunset Drive. A vehicle driven by Marissa Ann Przybylski, 17, of Winona, was at the Sunset Drive stop sign and pulled out a bit to see around the snow bank. A vehicle driven by Joseph Bernard Diekmann, 20, of Winona, was traveling westbound on Gilmore when the two collided. Diekmann admitted he had been speeding and was cited for careless driving.
•At 6:36 p.m. police responded to a two vehicle accident at Sixth and Walnut streets. A vehicle driven by Tamara Jean Remlinger, 36, of Winona, was eastbound on Sixth Street when she stopped for a pedestrian to cross and was rear-ended by a vehicle driven by Brady Lee McCollum-Walterman, 21, of St. Charles. Police said that McCollum-Walterman appeared intoxicated and failed sobriety tests, then gave a urine sample, with those results pending. He was cited for no proof of insurance and inattentive driving.
•At 12:49 p.m. police were called to the 1100 block of Sugarloaf Road on a report of an intoxicated man trying to drive. Police stopped the vehicle nearby and found Eric Richard Steinfeldt, 24, of Winona, who appeared intoxicated but refused alcohol testing. Police cited him for third degree test refusal, fourth degree driving while intoxicated and possession of a small amount of marijuana in a motor vehicle.
•At 10:23 a.m. police received a call reporting a stolen camera. A woman told police she was at a party on Saturday the 22nd on the 50 block of West Mark Street when her Nikon D300 SLR camera was taken. She gave police a list of people who had been at the party.
Tuesday, January 25
•At 3 a.m. police stopped a vehicle for speeding at Fourth Street and Mankato Avenue. The driver, Joseph Buster Beck, 30, of Winona, appeared intoxicated and was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .11 percent, and driving after revocation.