Public Record for March 21, 2017
--A 14-YEAR-OLD resident of the Rock County Youth Service Center, accused of “smacking” the bottom of a 15-year-old resident for sexual pleasure, reported at 4:29 p.m. Sunday at the center, 210 E. Highway 14, Janesville. The victim said she or he didn’t mind the smacking, but the 14-year-old was referred to juvenile authorities on a charge of second-degree sexual assault of a child and moved to the center’s secure side. Child Protective Services was notified.
--BURGLARY, reported at 3:47 p.m. Friday on North County E in the town of Janesville. A resident discovered a break-in. There was no immediate report of anything missing.
--THEFT, reported at 3:30 p.m. Sunday on South Knutson Road in the town of Newark. A well pump and the copper surrounding it were removed. Cost to replace the pump estimated at $1,000. Cost to replace the damaged well was $10,000.
--BURGLARY, reported at 4:07 p.m. Sunday in the west pavilion of Palmer Park, 2201 E. Racine St., Janesville. Someone had forced entry to a storage area near the men’s restroom.
--ERIC R. MEISTER, 31, of 2826 Holiday Drive, No. 203, Janesville, charged with possession of marijuana, second offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Police say they found Meister unconscious, the victim of a possible overdose, at his residence at 3:53 a.m. March 14, and found materials to inject drugs, a bong and about 4.5 ounces of marijuana.