Rock County

Arrest

SAMUEL AKINS JR., 47, Dubuque, Iowa, at 11:15 a.m. Thursday at the Dubuque County Jail, on a bench warrant for failing to appear in Rock County court on a previous charge of felony retail theft.

Intoxicated driving arrest

JAMES E. CROWNOVER, 51, of 1519 Mayfair Drive, Janesville, at 8:29 p.m. Sunday, in the 600 block of Cornelia Street, Janesville.

Reported

BATTERY at 9:55 a.m. Thursday at the Rock County Youth Services Center, 201 E. Highway 14, Janesville, where an inmate was accused of punching and kicking a detention worker and a teacher.

Accident

WILLARD AVENUE AND JOLIET STREET, JANESVILLE, at 12:03 p.m. Thursday, when an SUV driven by Caroline L. Langat, 32, of 1422 Crosby Ave., Janesville, collided in the intersection with a car driven by Le Roy R. Pringle, 75, of 1112 W. Burbank Ave. No. 112, Janesville. Pringle was treated and released at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center, Janesville. Langat was cited for failure to stop at a stop sign. She told police she intended to stop, but her foot hit the accelerator instead of the brake.

Charged

CLIFTON V. ELMER, 56, of 9536 W. County H, town of Newark, with sexual assault of a child under age 16. He is accused of having sexual contact with a girl he knows on three occasions.

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