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Bret Edwin Jorgensen, 57, of California was charged with possession of a controlled substance 6 p.m. Wednesday at 804 West Taylor Street.

According to a Creston Police report, officers responded for a domestic disturbance. When officers, arrived a partial marijuana cigarette was in plain view and Jorgensen admitted it was his. He also told officers that he had marajuana in a pill containter.

Jorgensen was being held on $1000 bond.

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Jentri Clayton, of Cedar Rapids, reported that her purse was taken from her vehicle parked near the SWCC nursing building around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Estimated loss was $80.


Theft, 9:12 a.m., Wednesday, West Townline Street.

Escort, 11:02 a.m., Wednesday, New York Avenue.

Welfare check, 12:40 p.m., Wednesday, South Elm Street.

Talk to officer, 3:18 p.m., Wednesday, North Pine Street.

Information, 3:49 p.m., Wednesday, West Adams Street.

Domestic dispute, 5:21 p.m., Wednesday, West Taylor Street.

Alarm, 8:43 p.m., Wednesday, Southwestern Boulevard.

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