Sunday, December 9
At 1:55 a.m. deputies arrested and referred Arin Gary Slaby, 38, of Stockton, for third degree driving while intoxicated. A deputy on a Safe and Sober patrol saw a vehicle accelerate at a high rate of speed near Fourth and Main streets. According to the report, the deputy pulled the vehicle over and immediately detected the strong odor of alcohol. The driver, identified as Slaby, struggled to get the window down and had slurred speech. The deputy administered a field sobriety test and placed Slaby under arrest. At the law enforcement center, Slaby submitted to a preliminary breath test in which he had a blood alcohol content of .17 percent.
At 3:06 p.m. two 15-year-old Winona girls were ticketed with theft by shoplifting after they allegedly stole $68.98 worth of merchandise from Shopko.
At 11:13 p.m. police ticketed Corinne Queenan Kenny, 18, of Winona, for underage consumption of alcohol after police responded to a call of an unresponsive female in Morey Hall. When police arrived, they administered a preliminary breath test and Kenny had a blood alcohol content of .28 percent.
At 12:40 a.m. police ticketed Parker Georg Kausch, 18, of Duluth, for underage consumption of alcohol and fleeing an officer on foot. According to the report, officers responding to an alarm at St. Stanislaus Church arrived, saw a male, identified as Kausch, on the church property. When they went to confront Kausch, he ran. Officers caught up with Kausch, and when asked why he ran, Kausch said he thought he was in Duluth. Officers administered a preliminary breath test and Kausch had a blood alcohol content of .19 percent and was taken to detox.
At 11:59 a.m. police ticketed two 15-year-old Winona girls for theft by shoplifting after they allegedly stole $25.98 worth of clothing from Shopko.
Friday, December 14
At 12:56 a.m. police ticketed Kaley Marie Swanson, 20, of Winona, for underage consumption of alcohol after police observed people climbing and sitting on the concrete wall at Levee Park. Swanson had a blood alcohol content of .184 percent.
At 1:22 a.m. police ticketed Tebyus Laron Graham, 20, of Winona, for underage consumption of alcohol and obstructing the legal process after he was identified as a person starting fights at Cheater’s Bar. According to the report, police approached Graham outside the establishment and Graham said he was trying to leave the scene of a previous fight. When officers ticketed him for underage drinking, Graham became belligerent. He refused to hang up the phone when officers asked him to and was screaming obscenities at officers.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has released toxicology results in the case against Daniel Slabaugh, 35, of Lanesboro, who is being charged with third degree driving while intoxicated, criminal vehicular operation, failure to yield, and possession of an open container in a vehicle. On Tuesday, November 6, shortly after 5:30 p.m., Slabaugh was northbound on Highway 43 when he turned in front of a southbound vehicle driven by Steven Hawley, 38, of Winona, causing an accident that sent Hawley and his two passengers to the hospital. The BCA released results of a urine sample that determined Slabaugh had a blood alcohol content of .28 percent at the time of the accident. The case has been referred to the Winona County Attorney’s office for formal charging