Man breaks into a relative's house
A Marshalltown man faces a felony charge after he allegedly broke into his relative's home then ran from police.
Nicholas Morgan, 26, was arrested on warrant Thursday, for the alleged incident that happened Sunday, on the 1200 block of Marshall Drive.
Marshalltown Police Chief Mike Tupper said police arrived on the scene after Morgan had entered the home with the intent to take personal belongings. Someone who had a no-contact order against him was at the home during the burglary.
Morgan took an undetermined amount of cash and escaped from police, Tupper said.
Morgan is charged with second-degree burglary, a Class C felony, interference with official acts and violation of a no-contact order.
He is currently being held in the Marshall County Jail on a $11,000 cash or surety bond.
This incident is still under investigation.
Marshall County Courthouse
Nicholas Morgan, Homeless, made an initial appearance on a burglary-second degree charge, a interference with official acts charge and a violation of a no-contact order charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing on the first two charges is scheduled at 1 p.m. on July 28. The contempt hearing will be scheduled by the Magistrate Court as its docket permits. Bond is set at $11,000 cash or surety. The court ordered that if he owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Morgan is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff's Office within 24 hours and make arrangements to surrender them. A new no-contact order has been issued for the protected party.
Bradley Albert Moeller, of Tama, made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated-second offense charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. on Aug. 5. Moeller was released on his own recognizance. The only condition of release is to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court within 60 days of today's date.
Donald Earl Sanchez, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a operating while intoxicated-second offense charge and a failure to yield to emergency vehicle charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. on Aug. 5. Sanchez was released on his own recognizance. The judge ordered a substance abuse evaluation with the results to be submitted to court within 60 days of today's date.
Todd McAnulty, 404 N. 16th St., made an initial appearance on a serious domestic abuse charge and a obstruction of emergency communications charge. The public defender's office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. on July 28. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. A no-contact order has been issued for the protected party.
Marshall County Sheriff's Office
On Tuesday, Jessica Joy Kippe, 615 E. Anson St., was arrested for open container.
On Tuesday, Mark Nathan Hoover, 1412 W. Linn St., was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.
On Monday, Shane Anthony Johnson Sr., 918 S. 11th Ave., Le Grand Trailer Court, was arrested on a Marshalltown Police Department warrant charging him with theft-third degree, identity theft and unauthorized use of a credit card.
On July 11, Hal Charles Runner, of Gilman, was arrested for aggravated domestic assault.
Marshalltown Police Department
On Wednesday, Todd McAnulty, 404 N. 16th St., was arrested for serious domestic assault and obstruction of emergency communications.
On Wednesday, a car driven by Helen Aileen Settle, 1304 S. Center St., was northbound on South Center Street in front of K-Mart with a right turn signal on when it continued straight and collided with pickup driven by Kurt Alan Olson, of Toledo, which was exiting the K-Mart area turning left onto South Center Street. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Settle car was estimated at $2,500 while the Olson pickup received an estimated $1,500 in damage.
On Wednesday, a car driven by Shelly Ranee Bradley, of Toledo, was southbound on Center Street approaching Linn Street when it went through a red light and collided with a pickup driven by Jerald Leslie Newsam, 3129 270th St., which was traveling east on Linn Street. Bradley was transported to Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center with injuries. Bradley was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device. Damage to the Bradley car was estimated at $6,000 while the Newsam pickup received an estimated $5,000 in damage.
On Wednesday, a car driven by Derek Lee Rocarek, of Marengo, was southbound on Highway 14 when it went out of control, crossing the northbound lanes, entered the ditch on the east side of the road, drove out of the ditch crossing all four lanes of traffic again, hit the curb, blew a tire, went onto the grass, struck a sewer manhole cover and came to rest next to the power line cable. No injuries were reported. Rocarek was cited for driving under suspension, reckless driving and striking fixtures-failure to provide information. Damage to the Rocarek car was estimated at $8,000.