Rock County

Arrest

DEWAYNE L. BROWN, 35, of 2634 Sunshine Lane, Beloit, at 9:13 a.m. Friday at 200 E. Highway 14, Janesville, on charges of false imprisonment, battery and disorderly conduct.

Reported

FRAUD at 3:42 p.m. Thursday at 1951 Center Ave., Janesville. A suspect tried to use a counterfeit $100 bill at the McDonald’s drive thru window.

Charged

MASON V. BRAND, 19, of 338 N. High St., No. 5, Janesville, with sexual assault of a child under age 16. He is a accused of sexual acts in May with a girl he knows.

RASHAAD N. MILLER, 18, of 1025 N. Washington St., Janesville, with physical abuse of a child and theft. He is accused of assaulting a 17-year-old girl he knows, causing scratches and bruises and taking her phone, in an incident in Janesville on May 6. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

WILLIE B. SHOEMAKER III, 38, of 303 Wisconsin Ave., Beloit, with stalking and telephone harassment, both as acts of domestic abuse and disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property, both during a 72-hour no-contact period and as a domestic abuse repeater. He is accused of keying and slashing the tires of a vehicle belonging to a woman he knows, doing the same to the woman’s mother’s car and blocking her car with his and leaving threatening phone messages for her earlier this month.

CONNER J. POFF, 24, of 2060 Shirland Ave., Beloit, with hit-and-run causing injury and intoxicated driving. He is accused of hitting a woman he knows with his car while she was walking on the side of the road in the 1300 block of East Highway 14, Janesville, in the early morning hours of July 4.

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