Public record for June 10, 2009
-- CHRISTOPHER M. LAUKANT, 18, of 2409 Elizabeth St., Janesville, at 4:22 p.m. Monday at Walmart, 3800 Deerfield Drive, Janesville, on a charge of employee embezzlement.
-- SAMUEL A. PARKER, 21, of 1325 S. Arch St., Janesville, at 5:51 p.m. Monday on charges of reckless endangering of safety by use of a dangerous weapon, two counts of battery, restraining order violation and criminal damage to property. He was arrested in connection with a Feb. 19 incident in the 1300 block of King Street, Janesville, in which he is accused of threatening someone with a knife.
Intoxicated driving arrests
-- JAMES W. SONTAG, 46, of 517 S. Jackson St., Janesville, at 7:32 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of Milton Avenue. It was reported as his fifth offense.
-- SARAH L. JOHNSON, 20, of 2901 Ruger Ave., Janesville, at 2:59 a.m. Sunday on County J west of Belding Road, Turtle Township. Johnson was arrested after her car failed to negotiate a turn, overcorrected, went into a ditch and rolled over, landing on its roof. She also was cited for underage alcohol use.
-- JEFFREY E. WENDT, 21, of 3119 S. Old Highway 11 No. 27, Orfordville, at 1:12 a.m. Sunday at his home.
-- RANDALL AVENUE NORTH OF MILWAUKEE STREET, JANESVILLE, at 2:58 p.m. Monday. A pickup truck driven by Phillip J. Armentrout, 16, rear-ended a pickup truck driven by Jared R. Fern, 35, of 2107 Black Bridge Road, Janesville. A passenger in Armentrout's car, Emerald G. Armentrout, 8, of the same address, was reported transported for medical treatment. Armentrout was cited for inattentive driving.
-- BURGLARY to a detached garage reported at 9:52 a.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of East Memorial Drive, Janesville.
-- BUGLARY AND STOLEN VEHICLE reported at 8 a.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of North Huron Drive, Janesville. A moped was reported stolen and was found in the terrace in the 1000 block of Harmony Circle Southwest, Janesville.
-- CORN-CRIB FIRE reported at 5:20 a.m. June 1 at 2417 N. Tarrant Road, Milton. A small corn crib with an attached lean-to were in flames when firefighters arrived. The structure, a riding lawn mower and wood were damaged or destroyed, and an adjacent greenhouse valued at $25,000 was damaged. The fire is not considered suspicious and could have been caused by lightning.