Oelwein Police report a couple of people charged over the holiday weekend, following 2 separate traffic stops.


On Monday (Sept. 3) shortly after 3:30pm, officers pulled over a vehicle in the 700 block of 7th Avenue SE. The driver, 48 year old David Hurst of Oelwein, was taken into custody for Driving While his License is Suspended.

Just before 8:30pm Sunday, police stopped a car near the intersection of East Charles and Outer Road. 52 year old Barbara Bitterlie of Cedar Falls, was cited for Driving While her License is Suspended.

Oelwein Police are investigating a theft. The incident was reported at about 11pm Friday, in the 100 block of 2nd Street NE.