Police Blotter


(6/9/2021)

Winona Police 

Friday, May 28

• At 1:27 a.m. officers responded to a report of a disturbance on the 1750 block of Kraemer Drive. They are now investigating a potential violation of an order for protection. 

• At 10:19 a.m. officers cited Francisco Cruz Hernandez, 51, of Independence, Wis., with failure to stop at a stop sign, driving after revocation and having no insurance.  Hernandez allegedly did not yield on Fifth and Winona streets, leading to a crash in which two vehicles collided. 

• At 11:30 a.m. officers arrested Jared Lee Cooper, 27, of La Crosse, Wis., and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of domestic assault causing fear on the 300 block of Pelzer Street. 

• At 8:56 p.m. officers received a report that air conditioning units were stolen on the 200 block of West Seventh Street and 150 block of West Fourth Street between May 25 and May 28. 

• At 9:32 p.m. officers received a report of two people overdosing on the 400 block of East Seventh Street. They received care from emergency medical services personnel. They reportedly may face fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance charges.

Saturday, May 29

• At about 1 a.m. officers cited Montrae Evenson Hiatt, 21, of Rochester, Minn., Joaquin Vasquez, 23, of St. Charles, and Mario Bernard Davis, 18, of Winona, with disorderly conduct. They allegedly fought on Second and Walnut streets and the 100 block of Market Street. Hiatt was later arrested on a warrant.

• At 1:46 a.m. officers arrested Jennifer Nicole Baechle, 39, of Winona, and referred her to the county attorney for a potential charge of driving while intoxicated. Officers initially pulled her over for allegedly driving without headlights on Fifth and McBride streets. A breath test reportedly measured her blood-alcohol at 0.13 percent. 

• At 1:23 p.m. officers received a report that a vehicle was struck while parked on the 900 block of East Broadway. There were no witnesses, and there are no suspects. 

• At 4:03 p.m. officers received a report that the driver side mirror of a vehicle parked on the 950 block of East Eighth Street was struck by another vehicle. 

• At 11:47 p.m. officers arrested Michaela Joy Leraas, 23, of Winona, and referred her to the county attorney for a potential charge of driving while intoxicated. Officers initially pulled her over for allegedly driving without taillights on Third and Winona streets. A breath test reportedly measured her blood-alcohol content at 0.10 percent. 

Sunday, May 30

• At 2:11 a.m. officers arrested Charles Edward Reit, 23, of Arcadia, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of driving while intoxicated on Second and Hilbert streets. A breath test reportedly measured his blood-alcohol content at 0.08 percent. 

• At 2:39 a.m. officers arrested Stacy James Ingalls, 38, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of driving while intoxicated and obstructing the legal process. A breath test reportedly measured his blood-alcohol content at 0.18 percent. He allegedly would not get into an officer’s vehicle. 

• At 12:51 p.m. officers arrested Kirk Patrick Peterson, 58, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. Officers allegedly discovered a substance that field-tested positive for methamphetamine with Peterson after responding to a report of an unresponsive man in a vehicle on Broadway and Wall Street. 

• Officers received a report of an alleged sexual assault. The suspect is reportedly known to the victim. The event is under investigation. 

• At 6:35 p.m. officers arrested Jeffrey Lee Frey, 59, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. Officers allegedly found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia with Frey while responding to a report of a disturbance on the 700 block of East Third Street. 

• Officers received a report that someone took $600 in cash and keys from an apartment on the 500 block of West Fifth Street. The incident is under investigation. 

Tuesday, June 1 

• At 8:40 a.m. officers cited Robert Michael Krause, 52, of Winona, with tampering with motor vehicles after receiving reports of him allegedly pulling on vehicle handles on the 50 block of West Second Street.

• At 5:44 p.m. officers arrested Jada Victoria Anne, 43, of Winona, and referred her to the county attorney for potential charges of second-degree assault and domestic assault causing fear and harm. Anne allegedly hit someone in the head with a clay pot on the 100 block of Mankato Avenue. 

• At 7:49 p.m. officers arrested Kenneth Demarreon Walls, 18, of Kankakee, Ill., and referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of domestic assault by strangulation and domestic assault causing fear and harm. Walls allegedly punched someone, pulled hair out of their head and put his hands around their neck and impeded their breathing on the 300 block of East Fourth Street. 

Wednesday, June 2

• At 9:31 p.m. arrested Paige Kayleen Suchla, 30, of Winona, and referred her to the county attorney for a potential charge of fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. They also cited Phillip Edwards Edmunds, 32, of Minnesota City, with driving after revocation and not having insurance. According to the report, Edmunds was driving a vehicle on Highway 61 and 54th Avenue. Suchla was the passenger. Officers initially pulled Edmunds over for allegedly driving without taillights. After allegedly seeing a needle and hose on Edmunds’ lap, they searched the vehicle. They allegedly found a clear bulb smoking device with a white residue that field-tested positive for methamphetamine on Suchla’s side of the vehicle. 

Thursday, June 3

• Officers received a report that a vehicle was struck while parked at Target. Officers anticipate giving a ticket for leaving the scene of an accident. 

Friday, June 4 

• At 10:20 a.m. officers received a report that a black and red Mongoose bicycle was stolen from a backyard on the 300 block of West Ninth Street. 

• At 12:16 p.m. officers received a report that the rear window of a vehicle was damaged on the 500 block of Mankato Avenue. 

• At 5:24 p.m. officers cited Robert John Wunderlich, 62, of Fountain City, with violating a court order after he was allegedly near someone protected by the court order on Lake Park Drive. 

• At 6:27 p.m. officers received a report that a vehicle was damaged while parked at Latsch Beach. 

Saturday, June 5

• At 12:52 a.m. officers arrested Darryl James Miller, 22, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of driving while intoxicated. Deputies initially stopped Miller for allegedly driving with expired registration on Third and Center streets. A breath test reportedly measured his blood-alcohol content at 0.17 percent. 

• At 2:03 a.m. officers arrested Gary Edward Ruble, 39, of Springfield, Mo., and referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of motor vehicle theft and driving without a license. Ruble allegedly stole a vehicle on the 250 block of East Broadway and was found driving the vehicle. 

• At 3:38 p.m. officers received a report that someone was allegedly assaulted on a transit bus. The victim has been asked to provide a statement, and officers are reviewing video footage from the bus. 

Officers arrested Korryn Carol Adams, 30, of St. Paul, Minn., and referred her to the county attorney for potential charges of driving while intoxicated and speeding. Adams allegedly sped on the 1200 block of Gilmore Avenue. A breath test reportedly measured her blood-alcohol content at 0.12 percent. 

Sunday, June 6

• At 6:45 p.m. officers received a report that two longboards in the bicycle rack outside Walmart were stolen. The incident is under investigation.  

Monday, June 7

• At 1:50 a.m. officers arrested Matthew Ryan Anderson, 27, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for potential charges of third-degree assault, domestic assault by strangulation and false imprisonment. He allegedly argued with someone in an apartment on the 350 block of East Sarnia Street, and that argument reportedly turned into a physical altercation outside. 

• At 5:51 a.m. officers received a report that a cellphone was stolen on the 1000 block of West Broadway. The incident is under investigation. 

 

Winona County 

Monday, May 31

• At 1:50 a.m. deputies arrested Ernest Lee Collier, 39, of Humble, Texas, on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. Deputies initially stopped him for allegedly driving without headlights on Highway 14 and Knopp Valley Drive. Potential charges are pending blood-test results. 

• At 8:10 p.m. deputies arrested Bradley Frank Lechnier, 28, of Winona, and referred him to the county attorney for a potential charge of driving while intoxicated. According to the report, deputies located Lechnier on Fifth and Pelzer streets after responding to a traffic complaint. A breath test reportedly measured his blood-alcohol content at 0.20 percent. 

Tuesday, June 1

• At 6:37 a.m. deputies cited Eugene Arlan Aslakson, 53, of Winona, with driving after cancellation inimical to public safety and arrested him on a warrant on Highway 43. 

Wednesday, June 2

• At 6:46 p.m. deputies responded to a report of a domestic assault on the 32,000 block of County Road One near La Crescent, Minn. Deputies are still trying to find the suspect. 

• At 9:30 p.m. deputies received a report that someone stole 68 bags of corn seed with a combined value of about $22,000 on the 25,000 block of County Road 25 near Stockton. 

Saturday, June 5

• At 3:44 a.m. deputies arrested David Antonio Wilson, 42, of Sparta, Wis., and referred him to the county attorney for potential charge of driving while intoxicated. Deputies initially responded to a report of a vehicle in a ditch on the 2600 block of Highway 61. A breath test reportedly measured Wilson’s blood-alcohol content at 0.11 percent. 

Sunday, June 6

• At 12:06 p.m. deputies received a report that a vehicle was damaged at the Kwik Trip on County Road 12 when another vehicle towing a camper hit it in the parking lot.

 

Search Archives




Our online forms will help you through the process. Just fill in the fields with your information.

Any troubles, give us a call.