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Public Record for Aug. 16, 2015

By Gazette staff
August 16, 2015


Intoxicated driving arrests

--JAY D. ALDERMAN, 19, 1305 Sylvester St., Janesville, at 5:01 p.m. Friday at South Willard Avenue and Wolcott Street, Janesville, after he was pulled over in his vehicle for speeding in an 25 mile-per-hour zone. Alderman told police he’d eaten marijuana prior to the traffic stop.

--ISAAC V. ANDERSON, 21, 451 Anthony Ave., Janesville, at 3:44 a.m. Saturday at Beloit Avenue near the Janesville Ice Arena. Anderson was pulled over for a brake light out, and because the vehicle’s registered owner had a revoked license.

--CHARLES L. BERNARD, 58, 1945 S. Jackson St., Janesville, at 9:52 p.m. Friday at the Janesville Police Department, 100 N. Jackson St., Janesville. Police pulled over Bernard’s car at North Jackson and West Wall streets after licenses plates on the car indicated the vehicle was stolen.    


--ARSON, at 11:05 p.m. Friday at North Wall and West High streets, Janesville. Police responded to a van engulfed in flames in a parking lot. No one was in the van, and firefighters extinguished the fire. Police found a green plastic lighter near the vehicle.

--BURGLARY, at 5:11 A.M. Thursday at a residence at the 3600 block of Randolph Avenue, Janesville. A man said two men came into his house armed with guns and ransacked his bedrooms, raiding a safe and leaving with $3,000 in  cash. 

--THEFT, at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the 1500 block of Center Avenue, Janesville. A man reported someone stole $5,000 worth of power tools from his truck overnight. The items included two power nailers, two drills, a stepladder, an air compressor, two bags of tools, a miter saw and a metal brake.  

--THEFT, at 8:37 p.m. Friday at the 3000 block of Glenbarr Drive, Janesville. A man said someone stole $2,000 worth of tools from the back of his pickup truck, which had been parked in his driveway overnight. The items included three drills, five saws, two staplers, two pry bars, a pneumatic nailer, a tool belt and an air compressor.

--THEFT, at 6:05 p.m. Friday at the 300 block of Jackson Street, Janesville. A woman said someone broke in her home and stole $1,800 worth of electronics. The items included a 40-inch flat-screen TV, a Sony Blu-ray player, an air-conditioning unit and a laptop computer.

--EMBEZZLEMENT, at 2:17 p.m. Friday at Dunkin Donuts, 1905 Center Ave., Janesville. A manager reported $2,717 from store cash bags had not been deposited at the bank.

--FRAUD, reported at 4:41 p.m. Wednesday at Book World, 2451 Milton Ave., Janesville. A woman said she bought a bracelet for $20 and gave her credit card information to people asking for donations toward relief work in Nepal. She said her bank later alerted her the transaction might have been a scam.