Public record for March 15, 2012
-- ELISEO ANTONIO RAMIREZ, 25, of 1214 ˝ Milton Ave., Janesville, at 12:48 a.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of Milton Avenue on a charge of misdemeanor theft after a report of a stolen wheelchair from a home in the 300 block of Milton Avenue. Police were called to the home where Ramirez was reported as intoxicated and causing a disturbance. Ramirez was arrested while pushing the wheelchair northbound on Milton Avenue. The wheelchair was returned to its owner. Ramirez had been arrested less than an hour earlier at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday at home on a battery charge.
-- NAJA A. JACOBS, 23, of 836 ˝ Wisconsin Ave., Beloit, at 4:25 p.m. Tuesday at the Rock County Jail on a charge of failure to report to jail.
-- JEREMY W. SMITH, 31, of 2076 Pioneer Drive, No. 11, Beloit, at 10 a.m. March 2 at the Rock County Jail on charges of burglary and theft.
Intoxicated driving arrests
-- CHAD R. PODAWITZ, 21, of 3927 Devereaux Drive, Janesville, at 2:16 a.m. Wednesday at Milwaukee Street and Shannon Drive, Janesville. The arrest was listed as Podawitz’s second on an intoxicated driving charge. He also was cited for failure to stop at a sign.
-- SHANNON M. NOWACZYK, 20, of N8482 Townline Road, East Troy, at 5:25 a.m. Monday on Henke Road north of Oak Trail in Harmony Township after a car was reported to have crashed into a mailbox and into the ditch at the intersection of Henke and Oak Trail. Nowaczyk also was cited for operating without insurance, failure to keep vehicle under control and underage drinking.