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Police/Fire Reports

Penny Faye Oetken, 51, 428 Wyoming Ave., was charged with first offense operating while under the influence 1:42 a.m. Sunday at the Union County Law Enforcement Center. According to a Creston Police report, Oetken was unable to maintain her lane while driving and her blood alcohol measured .156. Oetken was released on $1,000 bond. —————— Nathan Gene Marx, 30, 1001 S. Sumner Ave. No. 13, was charged with first offense operating while under the influence 5 a.m. Sunday on the 1000 block of South Sumner Ave. According to a Creston Police report, while Marx was stopped for traffic violations, he was determined to be impaired. Marx’s blood alcohol measured .172. Marx was released on $1,000 bond. —————— Nicki Renee Jones, 36, 619 N. Birch St., was charged with providing false identification information and trespassing 7:38 a.m. Monday at 806 Laurel St. According to a Creston Police report, Jones gave a false name to officers when they made contact with her. Jones was released on $300 bond. —————— Rodney Gale Fry, 58, 502 N. Walnut St., was charged with fourth degree theft 9:23 a.m. Monday at 806 Laurel St. According to a Creston Police report, Fry was seen loading flowers, shrubs and potting soil into his vehicle without paying for them. Estimated value was $230. Fry was released on $100 bond. Accidents

No citations were issued after an accident 6:25 a.m. Monday on Highway 25.

According to a Creston Police report, a 2013 Ford driven by Alfredo Vargas Renteria, 25, of Denison struck the rear end of a 2013 Dodge driven by Caleb James Reed, 25, of Creston. Vargas Renteria stated he did not realize Reed had slowed down due to foggy conditions.

Estimated damage was $6,000 to Vargas Renteria’s vehicle and $4,000 to Reed’s vehicle.

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