February 28, 2016: Daily News Release
The following incidents occurred on February 27, 2016:
Motor Vehicle Crash / Traffic Arrest / Obstructing Charges:
At 12:44 PM, Deputies responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on Wildlife Road, east of Puddle Dock Road, in the Town of Adams. During the initial investigation, Deputies were advised by all the occupants that the driver was Amanda M. Jerrett, 34, of Mineral Point, WI. The occupants advised that they were operating eastbound on Wildlife Road when a dog ran out from a farm onto the roadway to chase the vehicle. The operator swerved to miss the dog and drove off the left side of the roadway, where it collided with a ditch, causing moderate damage to the vehicle. Jerrett reported injuries from the crash, but refused medical attention. Continued investigation with Amanda M. Jerrett and Daniel F. Baumgarter, 29, of South Wayne, found that Jerrett was not the operator of the vehicle; she was actually a rear passenger. Baumgarter was the operator, who also had a suspended operating license through the State of Wisconsin. A Jonathan J. Leck, 27, of Monroe, and Justin J. Nelson, 27, of Mineral Point, were additional passengers, both also told Law Enforcement that Jerrett was the operator. The owner of the dog was identified as Joel R. Nall, 50, of Argyle. Nall was contacted and was issued a verbal warned for the Dog at Large violation. Daniel F. Baumgarter was issued a citation for Operating after Suspension and Obstructing law enforcement. Amanda Jarrett, Justin Nelson and Jonathan Leck were all issued citations for Obstructing law enforcement and released pending court.
At 3:58 PM, Max H. Hemmerling, 28, of Winslow, IL, was cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle after Driver’s License is Suspended in the W2900 block of STH 11, in the Town of Jefferson.
Motor Vehicle vs. Deer:
Donald L. Barker Jr: W5100 block of Town Center Road, in the Town of Clarno
Mickey D. Rockey: N9000 Block of STH 69, in the Town of New Glarus
Patrol Sergeant Robert A. Werren Sr.