Thursday, December 8
•At 12:44 p.m. police cited a 14-year-old Winona boy for disorderly conduct after he allegedly punched a fire extinguisher case and broke the plexi-glass.
Friday, December 9
•At 10:24 p.m. police stopped a vehicle at Sixth and Olmstead streets after the driver allegedly nearly struck a squad car. The driver, Katie Renee Oldenburg, 19, of Mukwonago, Wis., allegedly showed signs of intoxication and was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .13 percent. Passenger Christian Leslie John Weber, 20, of North Mankato, Minn., was cited for minor consumption of alcohol with a breath alcohol concentration measured at .018 percent.
•At 5:21 p.m. police received a report of a hit-and-run in which a vehicle struck a parked semi truck at Sarnia and Lafayette streets. A call at 5:37 p.m. reported a driver had just struck a concrete pole at the Kwik Trip at Mankato Avenue and Broadway. Police said the driver, Robert William Gerth, 70, of Winona, showed signs of intoxication, and his vehicle matched evidence left at the scene of the semi crash. He was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .16 percent.
•At 11:32 p.m. police received a call reporting a hit-and-run with a parked vehicle at Third and Laird streets, then that the vehicle was parked at Fourth and Laird streets. Police arrived and found Cody Michael Hanson, 21, of Winona, with blood on his face and shirt, trying to get into a nearby apartment. Police said that Hanson denied having driven the truck and said he had been punched. Officers found a trail of blood leading from the truck to Hanson, and blood on the airbag inside. He was cited for second degree driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a property damage accident. His blood alcohol content was measured at .22 percent.
•At 9:59 p.m. police responded to a two-vehicle accident at Ninth and Garfield. Eric Hans Tofstad, 33, of Winona, was cited for driving while intoxicated.
•At 11:39 p.m. police received a report of a hit-and-run at Zumbro and East Third streets. Police found a vehicle matching the description at Fourth and High Forest streets, and observed the vehicle accelerating and spinning its tires. The driver, Mike Joseph Schell, 50, of Winona, allegedly showed signs of intoxication and was cited for driving while intoxicated.
Saturday, December 10
•At 9:11 p.m. police received a call reporting a potential drunk driver crossing the bridge into Winona. The suspect vehicle was stopped at Fourth and Lee streets. Police said the driver, Steele Lee Hornberg, 46, of Utica, showed signs of intoxication and was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .18 percent. He was also cited for no proof of insurance.
•At 2:45 a.m. police were called to the 550 block of West Fourth Street on a report of a disturbance and a woman screaming for help. When police arrived there was a running vehicle parked in the middle of the street. The vehicle was pulled over and a man started to walk away. Police said the 16-year-old Winona girl in the driver’s seat appeared intoxicated, and she was referred to the city attorney for potential charges of fourth degree driving while intoxicated. The man, Matthew Michael Falkowski, 21, of Winona, was mailed a citation for possession of a small amount of marijuana.
•At 8:29 p.m. police received a call reporting a hit-and-run at Third and Ben streets, when a vehicle reportedly jumped a snow bank and landed on the railroad tracks, knocking over a railroad crossing sign. Police later cited Bradly James Schueler, 20, of Winona, for leaving the scene of a property damage accident.
Sunday, December 11
•At 12:17 a.m. police observed a vehicle with no headlights at Fourth and Johnson streets and attempted to stop it. The vehicle drove into the Freedom parking lot, accelerated, drove through the alley and struck a dumpster, then parked on the 150 block of West Fourth Street. The door flew open and the officer apprehended the driver, who the officer believed would try to flee. The driver, Bradly James Schueler, 20, of Winona, was referred to the county attorney for potential charges of fleeing police in a motor vehicle, underaged drinking and driving, reckless driving and driving without headlights.
Friday, October 14
•No time - a deputy was approached by the jail administrator who reported that a jail nurse had been going through inmate medications when an abnormal pill was noted inside of an inmate’s prescription pill bottle. The capsule was reportedly filled with a crystal-like substance that field tested positive for methamphetamines. Rochelle Suzanne Adams, 41, of Winona, was referred to the county attorney for potential charges of fifth degree controlled substance violation and introducing contraband into jail.
Saturday, December 10
•At 1:04 a.m. a deputy stopped a vehicle at I-90 and County Road 101 after observing the driver speeding on Riverview Drive in Dakota. Police said the driver, Peter Jay Henderson, 38, of Dakota, showed signs of intoxication and he was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .10 percent.
•At 11:30 p.m. police stopped a vehicle at Huff and Sarnia streets and cited the driver, Rachel Marie Trusty, 22, of Rochester, for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .08 percent.
Sunday, December 11
•At 1:34 a.m. deputies were asked to assist with a traffic stop at Fifth and Otis streets in the city of Winona. A vehicle driven by Jesse Joe Husman, 27, was stopped for driving erratically. Police said he showed signs of intoxication and was cited for driving while intoxicated, possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and a felony fifth degree controlled substance violation. Police said a marijuana pipe and marijuana were found in his vehicle and two schedule II prescription stimulant pills were found in his pocket. His blood alcohol content was measured at .29 percent.