Oelwein Police report some weekend arrests, citations, and a burglary.


On Sunday (July 30), just before 5pm, officers pulled over a car in the 100 block of 1st Avenue NW in Oelwein. The driver, 52 year old Roger Kline of Oelwein, was cited for Driving While Suspended.

41 year old Samantha Coonradt of Oelwein was taken into custody Saturday afternoon, on a Fayette County warrant. The original charge was Possession of a Controlled Substance-3rd Offense. The arrest was made in the 800 block of 1st Street NW.

Oelwein police made a traffic stop early Friday evening in the ten block of West Charles. The driver, 34 year old Cooper Zeien of Hazleton, was cited for Driving While Suspended.

Late Friday night, an Oelwein man, 28 year old Eric Clark Junior, was taken into custody on two Iowa City warrants. He was originally charged with 3 counts of Forgery, 3 counts of Theft 2nd Degree, and Failure to Appear for Pretrial Case Management Conference.

And the Oelwein Police Department is investigating a break-in. The burglary was reported just before 9am Saturday, from the 2600 block of South Frederick. No other information was released.