*A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
Kevin Ferkin, 52, of 1340 SE Florence Dr., Waukee, was arrested in the 1900 block of SE University Ave. and charged with violation of a protective order.
A legally parked vehicle owned by Carmen Nida of 208 E. 23rd St. N., Newton, was parked in the 1300 block of SE Florence Dr. and was struck by an unknown vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $800.
A vehicle driven by Angella Lossee of 801 NE 13th St., Grimes, was traveling northbound on 4th St. when a vehicle driven by Stanley Norenberg of 1212 Main St., Adel, went through a red light at the intersection of Hickman Rd. and stuck Losee’s vehicle who was continuing through a green light. Vehicle damage estimated at $3,700. Norenberg was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device.
A vehicle driven by Jeff Jones of 230 8th St., Waukee, was traveling westbound on Ashworth Rd. from the intersection of Ute Ave. and due to the sun, veered off the roadway and struck two mailboxes. Vehicle damage estimated at $2,000. Mailbox damage estimated at $400.
A vehicle driven by Karen Lubbers Esteves of 170 Evergreen Dr., Waukee, who was traveling northbound on Ashworth Dr., was struck by a vehicle driven by Maegan Tyrrell of 630 SE Woodcreek Dr., Waukee, who was traveling eastbound on Park St.. Tyrrell did not see Lubbers Esteves’ vehicle and went forward at the stop sign, striking Lubbers Esteves’ vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $5,000. Tyrell was cited for failure to yield upon entering the highway.
Josh Wandera of 860 4th St., Waukee, reported a theft of an iPhone in the 500 block of SE University Ave. Items taken valued at $400.
Ryan Jones, 26, of 2909 24th St., Des Moines, was arrested at the intersection of Hickman Rd. and 4th St. He was charged with driving while suspended.
A vehicle owned by Michael Dowden of 1850 Logan Ave., Des Moines, was legally parked in the 400 block of Deming Ave. and noticed that an unknown vehicle had struck the front of his vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $500.