Vernon County Sheriff's Report for Aug. 27 to Sept. 1

Posted September 3, 2014 at 5:00 pm

Wednesday, Aug. 27: Michael Sosinsky lost control of his vehicle on a curve of St. Johns Avenue in the town of Union. He went off the road and struck a tree, but no injuries were reported.

Wednesday, Aug. 27: As Gloria DeFlorian of Genoa was making a U-turn at Main and Parrish streets in Genoa, she pulled out in front of a vehicle driven by Andrea Parins of Genoa. No injuries occurred in the ensuing crash.

Thursday, Aug. 28: Chauncey Leffler of Prairie du Chien, Wis., drove his car into the ditch, causing it to overturn on Harris Road in the town of Stark. No injuries were reported at the time.

Friday, Aug. 29: Ambrea Marcou of Stoddard lost control of her vehicle on a curve of Highway 162 in

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    Vernon County Sheriff's Report for Aug. 11–17

    Monday, Aug. 11: As Amy Adleman of Medford, Wis., backed out of a parking spot at the Stoddard Kwik Trip, she did not see a post and then backed into it. No injuries were reported.

    Thursday, Aug. 14: Janine Hessler of Coon Valley left the Coon Valley Kwik Trip and collided with Coon Valley resident Ralph Frydenlund’s vehicle on Central Avenue (Highway 14). Minor injuries were reported.

    Sunday, Aug. 17: Andrew Wade of Melrose lost control of his vehicle on Highway 56 in the town

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    Vernon County Sheriff's Report for Aug. 4–10

    Tuesday, Aug. 5: Dalton Young of Baraboo, Wis., fell asleep while driving on County Highway WW, going through the intersection and crossing both lanes of Highway 33 in the town of Hillsboro. He then went over the embankment and into the ditch. Neither Young nor his two passengers, who also had been sleeping, were injured. All parties were wearing seatbelts.

    Wednesday, Aug. 6: A concrete statue of the Virgin Mary was stolen from a yard on County Highway F in the town of Hillsboro.

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    Two Kendall residents arrested for drunk driving after leaving Ontario softball game

    Two Kendall residents were apprehended after allegedly driving drunk from a softball game in Ontario on Thursday, according to Ontario Police Chief Matt Hoskins.

    At about 9:21 p.m., the Ontario Police Department received a traffic complaint of a possibly intoxicated driver next to the baseball field.

    According to a witness, the male driver got out of the vehicle, and the female passenger got into the driver’s seat and was possibly

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    Man arrested for 2012 Norwalk burglary

    DNA collected from the November 2012 burglary of the 71 Express gas station in Norwalk has led to an arrest, according to Norwalk-Wilton Police Chief Steve Johnson.

    Norwalk-Wilton police and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department apprehended Lucas P. Downing, 24, on July 30 at his residence at 29303 County Hwy. Z, Kendall.

    Downing was charged with felony burglary after the state crime lab identified Downing’s DNA

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    Wilton man accused of child neglect, disorderly conduct

    Charges of child neglect and disorderly conduct were filed against James (Jamie) Odegard, 31, of Wilton after accusations that he shot two small children with an airsoft gun.

    The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department reports Odegard was alone with a 6-year-old and 3-year-old July 11 and used an airsoft pistol to shoot both children. When the children’s mother brought them to the sheriff’s department five days later, the 3-year-old told police Odegard shot him at least twice. The child had bruises on his lower back and stomach.

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    Kendall man faces battery, disorderly conduct charges

    Jonathon L. Walling, 23, of 624 Medbury St., Kendall, was arrested for domestic-violence-related disorderly conduct and battery after he was accused of instigating a physical altercation with a former roommate July 11.

    According to the report, the former roommate went to Walling’s neighbor’s residence July 11 to speak to them about a property dispute with Walling.

    Walling is accused of approaching the man and ordering him to leave, and then

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    Wilton man arrested on battery charges

    Sean P. Lavenduskey, 26, of Wilton was arrested for battery and resisting an officer after an incident at a Wilton bar July 13.

    According to the report, Lavenduskey had a physical altercation with another man in the early morning hours of July 13. Lavenduskey allegedly argued with the other man inside the bar, and then was asked to leave but waited outside for the man to exit the bar.

    The man told police Lavenduskey punched him in the face. The

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    Ontario man arrested for probation violation

    Randy L. Harmel, 33, of Ontario was arrested by Monroe County police for violating his probation after a traffic stop July 16.

    According to the report, Harmel was pulled over after a deputy observed him driving a vehicle without license plates. Police say Harmel lied about his name, but was identified by a photo on file.

    Harmel was issued citations for obstructing an officer and operating a motor vehicle after suspension. This was the fourth offense for operating after suspension.

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    Ontario Police Report

    The following is the Regional Centers Municipal Court docket for June 30. All were found guilty in court, except the last two in the list, as noted.

    Per the Ontario Village Board’s request, speed enforcement was stepped up last month. The police department will continue to be give emphasis to traffic enforcement, according to Police Chief Matt Hoskins.

    • Corey G. Andler of Madison, speeding (34-plus mph over limit)

    • Thomas Patrick Sweeney

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