Published: Monday, July 15, 2013 11:08 a.m.CDT

Leo Francis Long, 36, 509 S. Cherry St., was charged 3 a.m., Saturday in the 300 block of Jarvis Street for operating while intoxicated, first offense.

According to a Creston Police report, officers conducted a traffic stop on a gray Dodge. The driver was identified as Long by Iowa ID card. While speaking with Long, officers smelled alcohol on his person and asked if he had been drinking. Long said he had and consented to field sobriety and PBT testing. The PBT testing resulted in a blood alcohol content of .227, and Long was transported to the law enforcement center.

Long was relased on $1,000 bond.

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Ridge Allen Casteel, 17, 310 New York Ave., was charged 12:46 p.m., Saturday on a Union County warrant for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.

Casteel was referred to juvenile authorities.

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Robert Gene Shimer, 31, 611 W. Mills St., was charged 10:49 p.m., Saturday at Manor Drive Apartments for domestic abuse assault.

According to a Creston Police report, officers were dispatched to Manor Drive Apartments and spoke with Shimer and Christina Shimer upon arrival. Christina told officers Shimer grabbed her arm and tried to push her out of a moving vehicle. Shimer told officers he did try to push her out of a vehicle. Statements were taken and Shimer was taken to the law enforcement center.

Shimer was released on his own recognizance.

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Jason Ronald Rutherford, 1278 Green Valley Rd., reported a 1999 Honda XR70 dirt bike was taken from his yard between Tuesday and Friday.

Loss estimate is $1,000.

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Timothy Thompson, 114 N. Elm St., reported four checks had been taken from his checking account between Wednesday and Friday.

Loss estimate is $700.79.

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Karen Ann Mccelland, 201 W. Mills St., reported the rear driver’s side window of her 2002 Buick Lesabre was broken out between 10:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday.

Damage estimate is $200.


Assistance, 1 p.m., Friday, South Mulberry Street.

Fraud, 1:36 p.m., Friday, North Mulberry Street.

Talk to officer, 2:42 p.m., Friday, North Sycamore Street.

Theft, 4:13 p.m., Friday, Miller Road Street.

Welfare check, 5 p.m., Friday, West Spencer Street.

Vandalism, 6:16 p.m., Friday, West Jefferson Street.

Talk to officer, 7:24 p.m., Friday, North Pine Street.

Information, 8:02 p.m., Friday, Myrtle Street.

Domestic dispute, 9:57 p.m., Friday, West Montgomery Street.

Theft, 9:57 p.m., Friday, North Cherry Street.

Talk to officer, 10:40 p.m., Friday, West Taylor Street.

Disturbing the peace, 10:46 p.m., Friday, South Maple Street.

Reckless driving, 12 a.m., Saturday, West Adams Street.

Possible OWI, 12:14 a.m., Saturday, West Laurel Street.

Talk to officer, 8:09 a.m., Saturday, South Maple Street.

Talk to officer, 8:15 a.m., Saturday, West Howard Street.

Talk to officer, 9:07 a.m., Saturday, West Montgomery Street.

Theft, 10:01 a.m., Saturday, West Mills Street.

Forgery, 11:09 a.m., Saturday, North Elm Street.

Dangerous drugs, 11:36 a.m., Saturday, South Stone Street.

Vandalism, 12:54 p.m., Saturday, East Mills Street.

Traffic accident, 1:21 p.m., Saturday, North Walnut Street.

Harassing communication, 2:42 p.m., Saturday, South Birch Street.

Alarm, 4:39 p.m., Saturday, South Stone Street.

Animal call, 9:30 p.m., Saturday, North Elm Street.

Domestic dispute, 10:10 p.m., Saturday, Livingston Avenue.

Smoke, 11:47 p.m., Saturday, East Montgomery Street.

Welfare check, 11:53 p.m., Saturday, North Maple Street.

Found property, 12:53 a.m., Sunday, West Townline Street.

Fighting, 1:57 a.m., Sunday, North Pine Street.

Welfare check, 2:09 a.m., Sunday, West Montgomery Street.

Intimidation, 8:35 a.m., Sunday, North Elm Street.

Talk to officer, 11:42 a.m., Sunday, Manor Drive.

Talk to officer, 11:48 a.m., Sunday, North Sycamore Street.

Escort, 1:17 p.m., Sunday, West Montgomery Street.

Talk to officer, 1:39 p.m., Sunday, West Mills Street.

Trespassing, 1:59 p.m., Sunday, North Poplar Street.

Suspicious person, 4;10 p.m., Sunday, South Lakeshore Drive.

Burglary, 4:23 p.m., Sunday, North Sycamore Street.

Animal call, 5:02 p.m., Sunday, Lucas Street.

Domestic dispute, 6:07 p.m., Sunday, North Elm Street.

Public intoxication, 7:51 p.m., Sunday, Chestnut Street.

Sex assault, 8:07 p.m., Sunday, Jarvis Street.

Harassing communication, 11:11 p.m., Sunday, Cedar Street.

Health and safety, 12 a.m., today, West Adams Street.

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