Partly Cloudy
81°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Police Blotter

Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 12:18 p.m. CDT

Newton Police Department

• Joseph P. Anderson, 31, of Monroe was cited for abandoning his vehicle and driving while license suspend after police where dispatched on a report of an abandoned vehicle to the 1100 block of East 14th Street South at 5:26 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, Anderson was not at the location, but returned shortly after, where it was discovered he was driving with a suspended license. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Brian L Greve, 54, of Newton was charged with serious domestic assault at 10:33 p.m. Thursday at the Mid-Iowa Motel for an incident that occurred on April 13 at 8 p.m. at 205 E. 19th St. N. He is alleged to have thrown and beaten a female victim. When police originally arrived at the scene, he was not at the location. A warrant was then issued for his arrest, which led to his discovery at the Mid-Iowa Motel. He was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

• Shawn D. Sabin, 28, of Newton was charged with serious domestic assault at 2:33 a.m. Friday after turning himself into police for an incident that occurred on April 10th at 8:27 p.m. He is alleged to have assaulted a female victim causing minor injuries. Sabin was taken to the Jasper County Jail.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

More News

National video

Reader Poll

Are you satisfied with the updated visitors policy passed by the Newton school board that requires guests to show an ID?
Yes
No