On 11-28-15 at approximately 10:16 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a traffic stop on a silver Ford Escape in the 10,000 block of N. Baileyville Road for no visible registration and Speeding. While the deputy conducting the stop was doing his investigation the Ogle County K-9 Unit arrived to assist. As a result of the Ogle County K-9, Taylor J. Kocher, 20 of Freeport, was arrested for Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Kocher was transported to the Ogle County Jail for processing and will appear in Ogle County Court at a later date.
On 11-28-15 at about 1925 hours Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Andrew M. Voyles, 45 of Rochelle, for Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia after a traffic stop in the 11,000 block E. Hemstock Rd. Voyles was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond. He was issued a written warning for one headlight.
On 11/28/15, at approximately 12:16 am, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a rural Stillman Valley residence to check the welfare of a male subject believed to have committed suicide with a firearm. Responding Deputies made contact with the subject, Brian R. Ray, 49 years of age from Stillman Valley. Ray was highly intoxicated, indicated the 911 call was a hoax, and Ray refused to allow Deputies to enter the residence. Deputies responded back to the residence at 11:24 hours and again tried to make contact with Ray. Ray was located by Deputies and attempted to flee the residence on foot. Deputies arrested Ray and took him into custody. Ray was charged with Resisting Arrest, Class 4 Felony; as a Deputy received a minor injury during the arrest of Ray. Ray was additionally charged with: Disorderly Conduct, a Class 3 Felony, for the fraudulent 911 call; Unlawful Use of Weapons, a Class 4 Felony, for possession of a sawed off shotgun; and Interference with Civil Process Service, a Class B Misdemeanor. The investigation is still on-going and additional charges are pending. Ray was confined at the Ogle County Jail and his bond was set by a Judge at $20,000.
On 11-28-15 at about 0035 hours, Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 1100 block of Santa Fe Ave in Davis Junction in reference to a disturbance involving an intoxicated female breaking household items and attempting to damage vehicles. Upon completing an investigation into the incident, deputies arrested Jessica L. Winn, 28 of Davis Junction, for Disorderly Conduct and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Winn was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she was held pending an appearance before a judge.
On 11-27-15 at 1636 hours the Ogle County Sheriffs Office responded to rural Grand Detour in reference to a physical domestic disturbance. After the investigation, Wade Winekauf, age 56, was arrested for Domestic Battery and transported to the Ogle County Jail in lieu of bond.
On 11-27-15 Ogle County Deputies arrested Paul Rico, 39 of Willow Springs, for Contempt of Court. Rico did not post $500 full cash for bond and will appear in court on 11-30-15 at 1:00 pm.
On 11-25-15 at approximately 8:53 pm, Deputies performed a traffic stop at the intersection of Il Rte 72 and Moulton Road. After investigation Deputies placed Thomas Greeny, age 50 of Belvidere under arrest for Driving While License Suspended. Greeny was transported to the Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.
On 11/28/15 at 2:16 PM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 2000 Block of South Route 251. After an investigation, Deputies arrested Sean Powers, age 42, of Ashton for Driving While License Revoked and Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Powers was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he is being held in lieu of bond.
On Wednesday November 25, 2015 Kristina M Cox, age 36 of Mount Morris, was arrested by Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives for Financial Exploitation of an Elderly Person a Class 3 Felony. The arrest stems from a Sheriff’s Office investigation into a theft of money from an elderly person in Polo. Cox was transported to the Ogle County Jail where she is being held in lieu of bond.
On 11-24-15 at approximately 1849 hours, Deputies stopped a vehicle in the 1000 block of North Illinois Rt 26. After further investigation, Tyson Simmons, 37 of MT. Morris, was placed under arrest for Possession of Cannabis 2.5-10 grams. Simmons was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.