The last day of March has been a busy day for the Oelwein Police Department, with 2 unrelated arrests as well as theft and vandalism incidents.


On Wednesday (March 31st), an Oelwein man was taken into custody after an incident on the northwest side of town. Just before 7pm, following an incident in the 400 block of 13th Avenue NW, 35 year old Charles Hancock of Oelwein was arrested on the charges of Assault, Burglary, and Public Intoxication.

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Just before 6pm, 25 year old Elexander Wolf of Oelwein was arrested for Violation of a No-Contact Order. Oelwein officers arrested Wolf after being called to an incident in the 400 block of East Charles.

And the Oelwein Police Department is in the process of investigating some other Wednesday incidents: they include a criminal mischief report at about 12:45 pm in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue SE, a theft at around 12:45pm in the 500 block of 2nd Avenue NW, and a theft shortly after 2pm in the 600 block of South Frederick.

 

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