Police notebook for Feb. 5, 2019
Information is taken from the records of the Portage Police Department and does not represent a comprehensive list of police activity. Each individual named in this report is presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Between 8:55 a.m. Wednesday and 7:39 a.m. Monday, police responded to 157 calls, including the following:
West Cook Street: Police at 8:55 a.m. on Wednesday cited Andy W. Tracy, 31, of Baraboo, for a seventh offense of operating after license revocation. Police arrested Tracy on a Juneau County warrant and Andrew J. Turner, 32, of Baraboo, on an Vernon County warrant. Tracy told police he used heroin the day before, and police suspected both men were driving to purchase heroin.
West Cook Street: Police at 12:48 a.m. on Thursday responded to a residence for a noise complaint and arrested Michael C. Johnson, 40, of Portage, for felony bail jumping, two counts of misdemeanor bail jumping, violation of probation/parole and a second offense of possession of THC.
New Pinery Road: Police at 9:04 a.m. on Thursday cited Heather L. Ullas, 36, of Portage, for a third offense of operating after suspension.
East Conant Street: Police at 1:35 p.m. on Thursday responded to a report of theft at a residence. A washing machine and dryer were reported stolen from a storage unit.
West Highway 33 and Caledonia Street: Police at 3:57 p.m. on Thursday cited Brandon Robert Thieme for a second offense of operating after suspension of a driver’s license and suspended registration of a vehicle.
West Cook Street: Police at 11:53 p.m. on Thursday arrested John R. Schlegal, 54, of Portage, on a Department of Corrections warrant. Police also cited Schlegal for possession of drug paraphernalia.
West Wisconsin Street and West Conant Street: Police at 2:53 a.m. on Friday cited Ashley N. Moen, 28, of Madison, for a forfeiture fourth offense of operating after license revocation and for operating a motor vehicle without proof of insurance.
Dunn Street and West Pleasant Street: Police at 4:04 p.m. on Friday cited Jesse Lee Douchette, 24, of Portage, for possession of marijuana.
East Conant Street: Police at 12:18 p.m. on Saturday arrested a 57-year-old Portage woman for violation of probation/parole, domestic disorderly conduct, battery and endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon.
New Pinery Road: Police at 1:43 a.m. on Saturday arrested Quinton R. Josette, 33, of Reedsburg, for bail jumping on an order of no intoxicants.
West Cook Street: Police at 7:35 a.m. on Saturday cited Zachary C. Mitchell, 39, of Prairie Du Sac, for a sixth offense of operating after revocation and for not carrying proof of a valid driver’s license.
MacFarlane Road and West Emmett Street: Police at 1:04 p.m. on Saturday cited Rachael Jean Kaster, 36, of Montello, for operating a vehicle with suspended registration and a 10th offense of operating after license revocation. Police also warned Kaster for speeding and the vehicle not having a front license plate.
New Pinery Road and West Collins Street: Police at 9:07 p.m. on Saturday arrested Christopher Levin, 33, of Portage, for a third offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with passengers under the age of 16. Police also cited Levin for operating while intoxicated, open intoxicants and driving at an unreasonable speed.
DeWitt Street and MacFarlane Road: Police at 10:27 p.m. on Saturday arrested Mary Leiser, 58, of Portage, for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
Huron Street: Police at 3:22 a.m. on Sunday cited Ashley S.M. Frahm, 34, of Portage, for an eighth offense of operating after suspension.
Airport Road: Police at 5:44 p.m. on Sunday arrested Erik Doege, 36, of Portage, for disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property.