Rock County


JULIUS DURRELL DARY, 25, of 510 S. Franklin St., Janesville, at 3:34 p.m. Thursday at 2611 Harvard Drive on charges of aggravated battery with intended substantial harm.

HOLDEN JAMES RICHARDT, 22, of 327 Linn St., Janesville, at 9:02 a.m. Thursday at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center, 1000 Mineral Point Ave., Janesville, on charges of operating a motor vehicle without consent.


THEFT reported at 7:29 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of South Main Street, Janesville. A resident reported a laptop stolen out of a vehicle.

THEFT reported at 12:36 p.m. Wednesday in the 1900 block of Highland Avenue, Janesville. A cellphone was reported stolen from a a resident’s mail.

Walworth County


JASON J. BAYER, 38, of 542½ Maxwell St., Lake Geneva, with three counts of delivering marijuana, one count each of possession with intent to deliver marijuana, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Walworth County sheriff’s deputies say in December they conducted controlled buys of nearly 7 grams of marijuana on three occasions before they executed a search warrant on Jan. 4 and found marijuana and two glass water bongs.

RAVEN S. LYONS, 20, of 957 Burton St., Beloit, with two counts of identity theft by avoidance, obstructing an officer and possession of marijuana. Walworth County sheriff’s deputies say during their sweep of drug arrests, Lyons gave someone else’s name as her own. Police also found her with 0.5 grams of marijuana.

ERICA L. OTTO, 30, of 10 W. Page St., Elkhorn, with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Elkhorn police say on Jan. 5, they responded to a reported argument between a man and a woman and found Otto with marijuana and a pipe in her purse. Otto pleaded guilty in 2010 to delivering heroin, so her marijuana charge is enhanced to second-offense possession.

NICK A. STAVER, 40, of Capron, Illinois, with second-degree recklessly endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon for domestic abuse, attempting to flee a traffic officer, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property. Williams Bay police say on March 5, Staver kept ramming his car into the car of a woman he knows while she was driving and then fled from police at more than 100 mph. does not condone or review every comment. Read more in our Commenter Policy Agreement

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