October 2015

On 10012015 Identity Theft was reported in rural Iola.  An investigation is ongoing at this time.


On 10012015 members of the Iola Police Department located a stolen vehicle at Casey’s in Iola.  When the suspect saw law enforcement he fled.  A brief pursuit was initated by members of the Iola Police Department, Allen County Sheriff’s Office, and Kansas Highway Patrol.  The suspect was located near a residence and taken into custody without further incident a short time later.  The suspect, Marvin K. Driskill, Jr., of Chanute was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Possession of Stolen Property (Felony), Criminal Damage to Property (Felony), Transporting an Open Container, Driving Under the Influence, Theft of Motor Fuel, Flee or Attempt to Elude (Felony), Reckless Driving, Basic Rule Governing Speed, Failure to Signal, Failure to Yield Exiting a Private Drive, Exhibition of Acceleration, and Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.  The vehicle was reported stolen from Elk County.  The vehicle was recovered and is being returned to its owner.


On 10022015 a vehicle driven by Lindsy Hurt of Humboldt was traveling northbound on 2000 Street 0.3 miles south of Connecticut Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10022015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident on Delaware Road 0.4 miles east of 2200 Street.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Michelle Lane of Erie was traveling westbound when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  Michelle was transported by private vehicle to Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.


On 10022015 Criminal Trespass, Criminal Damage to Property (Felony), and Possession of Stolen Property (Felony) were reported in rural Humboldt.  A suspect has been identified and charges are being requested through the Allen County Attorney’s Office.


On 10022015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident in the area of U054 and U169.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Barbara Bernhardt of Lost Springs was traveling eastbound in the outside lane of U054 at U169.  A vehicle driven by Brandon Hesse of Iola was traveling eastbound in the inside lane.  Barbara attempted to turn southbound on U169 and failed to yield to Brandon’s vehicle.  The two collided.  No injuries were reported.


On 10032015 a Burglary, Theft, and Criminal Damage to Property was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $220.00.


On 10032015 a vehicle driven by Larry Morrison of Iola was traveling eastbound on U054 0.1 miles east of 1000 Street when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10032015 a vehicle driven by Robert Cochran of Yates Center was traveling northbound on 600 Street 0.3 miles south of Minnesota Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10032015 Battery and Disorderly Conduct was reported in rural Iola.  Suspects have been identified and charges are being requested through the Allen County Attorney’s Office.


On 10052015 David W. Greathouse of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Fishing Without a License.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10052015 Theft was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $120.00.


On 10062015 Torrence P. Head of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Obstructing the Apprehension of a Felon (Felony) and Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony).  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10062015 On 10062015 Jeremy J. Neal of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Obstructing the Apprehension of a Felon (Felony), Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony), and Violation of the Kansas Offender Registration Act.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10062015 William L. Hawley of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Obstructing the Apprehension of a Felon (Felony) and Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony).  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10062015 Crystal M. Hall of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Obstructing the Apprehension of a Felon (Felony) and Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony).  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10062015 Theft was reported in rural La Harpe.  Total loss is estimated at $95.00.


On 10072015 Theft was reported in Gas.  Total loss is estimated at $100.00.


On 10082015 Brandon E. Mixon of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10082015 Summer N. Salzwedel of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on two outstanding Allen County District Court warrants for Failure to Appear for Drug Court and Probation Revocation, a felony Neosho County District Court warrant, and Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony).  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10082015 Burglary and Theft was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $5.00.  A suspect has been identified and an investigation is ongoing.


On 10082015 Burglary and Theft was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $995.00.


On 10092015 a vehicle driven by Kathy Hale of Savonburg was stopped facing south on 1400 Street waiting to turn onto Missouri Road when a southbound vehicle driven by Joshua Sirota of Neosho Falls struck the rear of Hale’s vehicle.  No injuries were reported.  Sirota was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Driving While Suspended/Canceled/Revoked and Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Liability Insurance.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10102015 Judith E. Pace of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Iola Municipal Court warrant for Failure to Comply.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10102015 Seth O. Pace of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Failure to Appear.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10102015 Jessica L. Heck of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Iola Municipal Court warrant for Theft.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10102015 Christopher L. Thorn of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Domestic Battery and Disorderly Conduct, and two outstanding Iola Municipal Court warrants for Failure to Appear and Failure to Comply.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10102015 a Burglary and Theft was reported in Moran.  During the investigation several stolen items were located at a residence in Bronson.  Dawn J. Hobbs, Chelsea M. Brantley, and Tammy M. Heintzelman of Bronson were arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Burglary.  They were transported to the Allen County Jail.  Additional charges and arrests are expected.


On 10102015 Theft was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $230.00.  A suspect has been identified and an investigation is ongoing.


On 10112015 Burglary and Theft was reported in rural Humboldt.  Total loss is estimated at $150.00.


On 10112015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS, and Humboldt Police Department responded to a possible injury accident on 1150 Street 426′ north of Alaska Road.  Upon arrival it was determined a motorcycle driven by Danny Walton of Chanute was traveling northbound when it failed to negotiate a curve, left the roadway, and struck a road sign.  Danny was ejected, but refused medical treatment on scene.  No injuries were reported.


On 10122015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Humboldt Police Department, Humboldt Fire Department, and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident on U169 MP58 or 1.9 miles south of Delaware Road.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Colton Lawrence of Centerville was traveling northbound when his vehicle experienced a tire failure.  The vehicle left the roadway to the east, re-entered the roadway, crossed the center line, left the roadway to the west, and overturned.  No injuries were reported.


On 10122015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s office and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident on U054 29′ west of U169.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Dwane Holzmeister of Grainfield was beginning to turn onto U169 when it was rear ended by a vehicle driven by Rachel Smith of Moran.  No injuries were reported.


On 10132015 a vehicle driven by Charlotte Lucas of Humboldt was traveling southbound on 1100 Street 117′ north of Hawaii Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10142015 Kevin M. Rush of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Aggravated Burglary, Possession of Methamphetamine, Violation of a Protection Order, Domestic Battery, Theft, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Criminal Damage to Property.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10152015 Dason B. Melius of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office after a brief foot pursuit.  Melius was arrested for Interference with Law Enforcement (Felony), Criminal Trespass, and Criminal Threat (Felony).  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.  Additional charges are likely.


On 10152015 Samuel L. Son of Chanute was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Failure to Appear.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10152015 Criminal Damage to Property was reported in rural La Harpe.  A suspect has been identified and charges are being requested through the Allen County Attorney’s Office.  Total loss is estimated at $9,050.00.


On 10162015 Jennifer D. Cady of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on two outstanding Allen County District Court warrants for Probation Violation.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10162015 Burglary and Theft was reported in La Harpe.  Total loss is estimated at $275.00.


On 10172015 a vehicle driven by Paul Heskett of Moran was traveling northbound on 4600 Street 0.2 miles north of North Dakota Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10172015 a vehicle driven by James Williams of Iola was traveling eastbound on Oregon Road 0.4 miles west of 2200 Street when James lost control.  The vehicle entered a sideways slide, crossed both lanes of travel, left the roadway to the north, and overturned.  James fled on foot after the crash.  James later returned to the crash scene when the scene was discovered by a Deputy in the early morning hours of 10182015.  James was arrested for Failure to Report an Accident and Leaving the Scene of an Accident.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10172015 Theft was reported in rural Iola.  Total loss is estimated at $60.00.


On 10172015 a vehicle driven by Jeffrey Slife of Iola was traveling southbound on 600 Street 0.3 miles north of North Dakota Road when it was struck by a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10182015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Iola Police Department, and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident on U169 MP75 or 0.3 miles north of Utah Road.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Janessa Peine of Garnett was traveling southbound when it crossed the center line.  Janessa overcorrected causing the vehicle to leave the roadway to the west and strike an embankment.  No injuries were reported.


On 10192015 a vehicle driven by Jordan Gill of Kansas City, KS was traveling northbound on U169 0.5 miles south of Minnesota Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10192015 a vehicle driven by Margaret Baker of Iola was traveling westbound on U054 0.04 miles east of 4600 Street when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10192015 Janet L. Garber of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Insurance and Failure to Yield the Right of Way.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10202015 Jarvis L. Ray of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Domestic Battery and Disorderly Conduct.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10202015 a vehicle driven by Valerie Walker of Piqua was traveling eastbound on Hawaii Road 100′ west of 600 Street when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10202015 Criminal Trespass was reported in Moran.


On 10212015 a vehicle driven by Troy Wools of Knoxville, TN was traveling southbound on 1800 Street 0.63 miles south of Rhode Island when it rear ended a southbound combine driven by George Meiwes of Moran.  No injuries were reported.


On 10212015 Tammi S. Vaughn of Humboldt was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Shawnee County District Court warrant and two outstanding Miami County District Court warrants.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10212015 Tristan R. Ingle of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Minor in Consumption/Possession of Alcohol and Unlawfully Hosting Minors.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10212015 a vehicle driven by Jeri Holt of South Coffeyville, OK was traveling southwest bound on U169 MP55 or 0.3 miles southwest of 1150 Street when it was struck by a deer.  No injuries were reported.


On 10212015 a vehicle driven by Derrick Shannon of Humboldt was traveling westbound on Hawaii Road 81′ west of 2400 Street when it struck a cow in the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10222015 a vehicle driven by Mitchell Dewey of Chanute was traveling southbound on 1150 Street 0.1 miles south of U169 when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10232015 Riley I. Ridout of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Possession of Certain Hallucinogens and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10252015 Rhonda L. Jackson of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Driving While Suspended/Canceled/Revoked.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10252015 Amber M. Boeken of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office after turning herself in on an outstanding Topeka Municipal Court warrant.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10252015 Charlene K. Ward of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant in reference to a Child in Need of Care.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10252015 Rex L. Close, Jr., of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Probation Violation.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10262015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Humboldt Police Department, Humboldt Fire Department, and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to a possible injury accident on U169 near Georgia Road.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Victor M. Gonzalez of Kansas City, KS was traveling northbound on U169 MP61 or 0.2 miles south of Georgia Road when Victor attempted to pass the vehicle in front of him.  There was insufficient clearance.  Victor lost control of the vehicle causing the vehicle to travel off the roadway to the west, re-enter the roadway, cross both lanes of travel, exit the roadway to the east, and overturn.  Victor and two passengers denied being injured and refused medical service.  Victor was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Driving While Suspended/Canceled/Revoked and Reckless Driving.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10262015 a vehicle driven by Matthew Akers of Chanute was traveling northbound on U169 MP59 or 0.1 miles south of Connecticut Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10262015 a vehicle driven by Tawni Conner of Chanute was traveling northbound on 1150 Street 0.2 miles south of Alaska Road when it was struck by a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10272015 members of the Allen County Sheriff’s Office and Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS responded to an injury accident in the area of West Virginia Road and 3200 Street.  Upon arrival it was determined a vehicle driven by Violet McCullough of Kincaid was traveling westbound on West Virginia Road 0.2 miles west of 3200 Street when Violet became distracted by her mobile device.  The vehicle left the roadway to the north, entered the north ditch, traveled west, crossed a private driveway, re-entered the north ditch, continued west, made a partial revolution, struck a fence, and came to rest in the fence row.  Violet was transported to Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center by the Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS.


On 10272015 Brandy N. Davis (Mitchell) of Parsons was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on two outstanding Allen County District Court warrants for Failure to Appear.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10282015 a vehicle driven by Lisa Mildfelt of Chanute was traveling northbound on U169 MP56 or 1.1 miles south of Arizona Road when it struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.


On 10282015 James B. Mullins of Pittsburg was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Driving While Suspended/Canceled/Revoked and Speeding.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10292015 Kenneth C. Cline of La Harpe was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office after turning himself in on an outstanding Allen County District Court warrant for Driving Under the Influence.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10312015 a Deputy was dispatched to the area of West Virginia Road and 2800 Street in reference to a motor vehicle accident.  Upon arrival an abandoned vehicle was discovered.  Through the investigation the driver, Stewart M. Cole, Jr., was located at his residence in Mildred.  It was determined the vehicle driven by Stewart was traveling eastbound on West Virginia Road approximately 0.5 miles east of 2800 Street when Stewart attempted to avoid a deer that entered the roadway.  The vehicle left the roadway to the north and struck a fence.  Stewart fled the scene.  Stewart was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Leaving the Scene of An Accident, Failure to Report an Accident, Giving False Information (Accident), and Operating a Motor Vehicle Without a License.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10312015 Rylee M. Bennett of Iola was arrested by the Allen County Sheriff’s Office for Driving While Suspended and Speeding.  She was transported to the Allen County Jail.


On 10312015 a Domestic Battery was reported in Moran.  The case has been submitted to the Allen County Attorney’s Office for review.


On 10312015 a Burglary and Theft was reported in La Harpe.  Total loss is estimated at $1,087.00.


For the month of October 2015 the Allen County Sheriff’s Office had a total of 653 calls for service.  Calls for service include, but are not limited to: other emergency agency assists, 9-1-1 calls, welfare checks, motor vehicle accidents, medical calls, self-initiated investigations, arrests, and public service calls.