Oelwein Police Make Arrests on Independence Day
Oelwein Police have arrested a local man on drug and other charges.
Shortly after 2am Wednesday (July 4), officers pulled over a vehicle in the First block of 1st Avenue SE. 25 year old James Adams Jr. of Oelwein was taken into custody on charges of Driving While Barred, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver.
An Oelwein woman has been arrested on an outstanding warrant. Just after 7pm Wednesday, 24 year old Mykala Meike was arrested on a Fayette County warrant, on an original charge of Theft-2nd Degree.
And a local man has been cited for a fireworks violation. At about 9:45pm Wednesday, 26 year old Mitchell Tafolla of Oelwein was given a citation for Discharging Fireworks within the City Limits.