Accident, Theft, and Warrants Handled by Oelwein Police
A two-vehicle accident in Oelwein is under investigation by local authorities.
The accident happened at about 1:45pm Tuesday (March 6), at the intersection of 11th Avenue and West Charles Street in Oelwein. A vehicle driven by Matthew Rogers apparently forced a pickup off the road, which was driven by Jeffrey Schutte. Schutte's pickup then struck a pole. No injuries were reported, and the amount of damage was not released.
Oelwein Police have arrested a Hazleton resident on two outstanding Fayette County warrants. At about 1:45pm Monday (March 5), 33 year old Cara Jean Petersen was taken into custody on warrants for the original charges of Violation of a No-Contact Order, and Filing a False Report.
And Oelwein Police are investigating a theft. The incident was reported just before 1:30am today (Wednesday, March 7) from the 10 block of 2nd Street NW. Information on what was taken was not released.