Friday, November 9, 2012
A Brookfield woman who hit a telephone pole and left the scene had illegal controlled substance in her car, a charge alleges.
A Brookfield woman whose car struck a telephone pole and left the scene had five bottles of Ambien in her car, a criminal complaint alleges. Kelly T. Blaha, 24, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with one misdemeanor count of possession of a controlled substance. If convicted, she faces up to 30 days in jail and $500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On July 23, Brookfield police officers were called to North Calhoun Road and Civic Drive on the report of a hit and run accident. Witnesses saw a car hit a telephone pole, then continue driving westbound on Civic. Blaha was determined to be driving the car and was later found. According to the complaint, she told police she was a certified nursing assistant and…
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Waukesha teenager caused a car accident in Brookfield after he bought synthetic marijuana in Oak Creek, a criminal complaint alleges.
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- Joe Petrie
Thursday, November 8, 2012
A 19-year-old Waukesha man is accused of causing a Brookfield car accident after smoking synthetic marijuana and driving. Brandon J. Lehr was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Tuesday with felony bail jumping and possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted, he faces up to three years and three months in prison and $10,500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Nov. 1, Brookfield police officers were called to North Avenue near Lilly Road for a traffic accident involving an SUV and car. When officers arrived, Lehr and two other males were sitting in a ditch on the south side of North Avenue. Officers discovered the SUV was traveling eastbound on North when a car driven by Lehr heading westbound crossed the center line …
Monday, November 5, 2012
A West Allis man stole items from cars at a Town of Brookfield hotel to sell them to buy drugs, police allege.
A West Allis man broke into cars at a Town of Brookfield hotel so he could get money to buy drugs, charges allege. Jacob L. Anderson, 23, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with three counts of entry into a locked vehicle, possession of drug paraphernalia and one count of possession of THC, the active ingredient in marijuana. If convicted, he faces up to 33 months in prison and $31,500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Aug. 21, Anderson wanted to buy drugs but needed money. His girlfriend was driving him to Madison but he didn't know anyone in Madison so he "faked" a phone call to have his girlfriend get off I-94 at Barker Road and take him to the Quality Inn in the Town of Brookfield. In the parking lot…
Friday, October 12, 2012
Town of Brookfield police stop a driver for suspended vehicle registration and find drugs in the open and hidden on a woman's body, a criminal complaint alleges.
Town of Brookfield police stopped a driver for suspended vehicle registration and learned she had a baggie of marijuana hidden in her genitals, a criminal complaint alleges. Alexus R. Hentz, 21, of Milwaukee, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with one count of possession of THC, the active ingredient in marijuana. If convicted, she faces up to six months in prison and $1,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Aug. 25, a Town of Brookfield police officer on patrol found a car driving on Bluemound Road near Janacek Road was suspended for emissions violations. He pulled the car over and smelled marijuana inside. Hentz was driving and had a passenger. The officer searched the car and found a marijuana …
An Eagle woman investigated for stealing from Brookfield company also had $320 worth of heroin in her car, a criminal complaint alleges.
A woman is facing embezzlement charges after she allegedly stole thousands from a Brookfield company by writing checks to herself and inflating her timesheet. Tonya J. Conklin, 19, of Eagle, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with theft from a business setting, identity theft and theft. If convicted, she faces up to 10 years in prison and $30,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Aug. 8, the owner of Alpha Industries Inc. called Brookfield police after he discovered Conklin had been stealing money from the company while employed there. He said Conklin had stolen $3,830 in debit transactions, written $4,339 in forged checks to herself and collected $1,260 in extra wages from inflated timesheets. When the …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
A Brookfield woman will serve four years probation and avoid prison after she gave oxycodone pills to a Waukesha man who later overdosed and died.
A Brookfield woman who provided the oxycodone that lead to the death of Waukesha resident Matthew D. Dziatkiewicz will avoid prison. Jessica J. Hintz, 26, pleaded guilty in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Thursday to felony first-degree reckless homicide by delivery of drugs. Waukesha County Circuit Judge Kathryn Foster sentenced Hintz to four years probation. She could have faced up to 40 years in prison. Prosecutors said that in November 2011, Hintz got a bag of oxycodone pills from a friend at a bar in Milwaukee and late on Nov. 4, she ingested two while Dziatkiewicz, 25, took five of the pills and consumed alcohol. At 12:44 a.m. Nov. 5 rescue workers were called to Dziatkiewicz’s apartment in the 1300 block of Blackhawk Trail, finding…
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Suspect told police he got the pills because he had been in about six accidents while working in a job where he drove frequently, charges allege.
A New Berlin man is facing charges after he allegedly passed several forged prescriptions at a Brookfield pharmacy. Michael C. Kenny, 52, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with four counts of uttering a forgery. If convicted, he faces up to 24 years in prison and $40,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On May 31, Brookfield police officers were called to CVS Pharmacy, 17165 W. Bluemound Rd., after it was discovered Kenny submitted prescriptions twice for 240 Hydrocodone pills and twice for 12 Zolpidem pills. Police said Kenny admitted in an June 25 interview to passing photocopies of prescriptions to get the pills, saying he had pain after being involved in about six accidents in a former job that …
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The 39-year-old said he wanted money to go to rehab, but on way to facility, he pushes his brother out of the van and takes off, charges allege.
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Wednesday, August 15, 2012
A Brookfield man stole his brother’s van and wallet Friday so he could go buy heroin on the north side of Milwaukee, charges allege. David R. Melotik, 39, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Monday with one count of theft from a person and one count of disorderly conduct. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison and $26,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: The brothers were at Melotik's Brookfield home on Friday. Melotik kept asking his brother for money that he said he needed so he could go to a drug rehab facility to treat his heroin addiction. The brother said he wouldn't give him money but said they should call their father who would drive Melotik to the rehab facility. Melotik and his girlfiend got in his…
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Woman faces five felony charges for allegedly taking a friend's card at a party in 2009 and charging items at various stores.
A Brookfield woman is facing charges after she allegedly stole her friend’s credit card in 2009 and used it to buy items for herself. Elise M. Somers, 22, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Friday with five counts of identity theft. If convicted, she faces up to 30 years in prison. According to the criminal complaint: On May 14, 2009, a woman reported her credit card had been stolen and used to purchase roughly $565 worth of goods at stores in Brookfield. The victim suspected Somers took the card while they were at a friend’s house and she dropped the card. Investigators looked into the transactions and found Somers had indeed bought the items. She also admitted to the purchases, saying she was a heroin addict. Somers was free…
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
The woman started damaging her house when her boyfriend wouldn't give her drug money; later she had her drug dealer call her boyfriend to ask him to pay for her drugs, prosecutors allege.
A Brookfield woman threw a tantrum when her boyfriend wouldn’t give her money to buy crack cocaine, then had her drug dealer call the man asking to help her pay for her drugs, a criminal complaint alleges. Morgan L. Umphyres, 29, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Monday with one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct domestic abuse. If convicted, she faces up to 90 days in jail and $1,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Sunday, Umphyres’ boyfriend decided to take her daughter swimming and took $20 out of the bank to pay for the outing. After getting to a pool, the girl decided she didn’t want to be there, so he took her back to their home in the 400 block of North Park Boulevard. When they returned Umphyres …