Wed. , March 21
At 6:43 p.m. officers responded to a report of a stolen gold diamond ring, valued at $2,700, from an address in Hidden Valley. On March 22, officers arrested Stacie Marie Powell, 24, of Goodview, for theft and Ernest Leevelle Newsome, 41, of Goodview, for theft – receiving stolen property after officers recovered the ring.
Thursday, March 22
At 6:40 p.m. officers responded to a report of a gas drive-off at the Stockton BP. The complainant said a green-blue Chevy truck drove off after filling up with $96 worth of gas. Officers were not able to locate the truck but ticketed Andy H. Miller, 21, of Rochester, after reviewing surveillance footage. Miller was also ticketed last week for a gas drive-off at the Stockton BP.
Friday, March 23
At 12:30 a.m. police ticketed Emily Amber Schoenfelder, 19, of St. Cloud, for minor consumption.
Thursday, March 22
At 1:24 a.m. police responded to a report of a vehicle flipped over on the median on Hwy 61 between Huff Street and Hwy 43. Officers found no driver when they arrived at the scene. Upon further investigation, officers located Quinn Joseph Holmay, 25, of Winona, on a near-by bike path where officers detected the odor of alcohol. Holmay identified himself as the driver of the flipped vehicle and was transported to Winona Health for evaluation.
At 8:26 p.m. police arrested Martha Mae Kottschade-Brennan, 47, of Rochester, for violating a domestic abuse no contact order after she called her ex-husband, Roger Brennan, at 10:49 a.m. on March 21.
Wed., March 21
At 10:28 a.m. animal control responded to a report of something on a closet ceiling that looked like an animal’s nest at an address located on the 550 block of Sioux Street. After investigation, it was found that the object was steel wool.
At 3:33 p.m. police arrested Thomas Jacob Lince, 36, for driving after cancelation and no proof of insurance after an office saw and recognized Lince. The officer had prior knowledge that Lince did not have his driver’s license.
Tuesday, March 20
At 2:45 p.m. police responded to a report of a black pleather purse and a black pleather wallet stolen from a residence at 425 West Mark Street. The theft took place between the hours of 1 a.m. and 9 a.m. after the house was left unlocked. The missing purse contained an RCA digital recorder valued at $10, a brown leather wallet, an identification card and various gift cards. The stolen wallet had a money clip that contained between $150 and $200.
Monday, March 19
At 9:31 p.m. It was reported that Lawrence John Stanek, 57, of Winona, punctured the right rear tire of a vehicle belonging to Karen Stanek, 50, near Sixth and Jackson Streets. Karen reported then chasing Lawrence away after confronting him about the tire. She reported that he drove past her several times after that. Police located Lawrence on March 21 and he was then referred to the Winona County Attorney’s office for violation of harassment a restraining order, criminal damage, tampering with a motor vehicle and stalking.