Jason and Jessica Drager, of Clive, are the parents of a daughter, Caitlin Reese Drager, born at 7:41 a.m. Feb. 21 at Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, weighing 7 pounds 12 ounces and measuring 21 inches long. Grandparents are Cheryl Drager, of Marshalltown, Dennis and Heidi Drager, of Marshalltown, Lynn Mayer, or Garwin, and Dan Mayer, of Marshalltown. Great-grandparents are Bev Hancock, of Iowa City, Betty Drager, of Marshalltown, and Von Sherman, of Marshalltown.
Ben and Jill Buchan, of Ankeny, are the parents of a son, Darian Samuel Buchan, born March 14. He joins two sisters, Praze and Marlee, and a brother, Jude. Local grandparents are Frank and Sue Buchan and great-grandmother, Dorothy Buchan.
Willis and Lacey Hennings, of Dysart, are the parents of a son, Nash David Hennings, born at 5:50 p.m. March 16 at Covenant Hospital in Waterloo weighing 7 pounds 2.4 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long. Nash joins siblings Owen and Neeley. Grandparents are Lonny and Julie Hennings, of Clutier, and Dave and Terrie Van Zwol, of Dysart .Great-grandparents are Richard and Marvel Van Zwol, of State Center, Donna Siedschlag, of Ackley and Violet Dvorak, of Clutier.
Brett and Sarah Schutt, of Marshalltown, are the parents of a son, Owen William Schutt, born at 4:47 a.m. March 11 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center weighing 7 pounds 5 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long. Owen joins sister Ava. Grandparents are Bill and Bruni Levings, of Marshalltown, Richard and the late Carol Glommen, of Marshalltown.
John and Lindsay Kearse, of Johnston, are the parents of a daughter, Raelan Nichole, born at 12:36 p.m. on March 18 at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines weighing 8 pounds 10 ounces and measuring 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Ron and Ann Kearse, of Marshalltown, and Mike and Deb Leimbacher, of Whitten.
Peter Tinoco Jr. and Ashley Morgan Gruver, of Marshalltown, are the parents of a daughter, Malina ana-Nicole Tinoco, born at 8:28 p.m. on March 12 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center. Grandparents are Sheri Gruver and Gary Gruver and the late Mildred Gruver and late Everett Gruver. Great-grandparents are Nancy Sanders and Fred Sanders.
Marshall County Courthouse
Gilbert Soledad Alvarado AKA Luiz Mendoza, 511 N. Center St., made an initial appearance on a criminal mischief-second degree charge, a burglary-first degree charge, a serious domestic assault causing bodily injury charge, a child endangerment charge and a serious assault charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his cases. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 8. Bond is set at $30,000 total cash only. No-contact orders were issued for the protected parties.
Luke Hood, 2016 S. 5th Ave., made an initial appearance on a possession of alcohol under legal age charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $200 with a $70 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $330, due within 30 days of today's date. The court allowed for monthly installment payments of $50 beginning April 27 until the debt is paid.
Julie Hurd, 511 Craig Circle, made an initial appearance on a possession of alcohol under legal age charge. She pleaded guilty and was fined $200 with a $70 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $330, due within 30 days of today's date.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Wednesday, a person associated with Keyway Management, of West Des Moines, reported the theft of cash in the amount of $21,035 from multiple locations throughout Marshalltown.
On Wednesday, Mario Fernando Castellanos, 604 W. Boone St. Apt. #2, was arrested for aggravated assault and neglect of two dependents.
On Sunday, Hmun Cung Lian, 602 W. Church St., was arrested for operating while intoxicated-third offense.