Drug arrests and accident reported in Fremont County


January 3rd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Department says three people were arrested on drug charges late last month. In their report issued today (Tuesday), authorities said 54-year old Dana DeMambro, of Grand Junction, CO, was arrested Dec. 24th, on charges of Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On Dec. 19th, 23-year old Mitchell Scott Blazek, of Crescent, was arrested on the same charges, and, 21-year old Katrina Marie Fester, of Council Bluffs, was arrested on the 19th, for Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Child Endangerment.

Officials said also, Jenny Bruce, of Hamburg, was transported to the Grape Community Hospital in Hamburg, after her vehicle was involved in a crash on Dec. 21st. Bruce was driving a 2004 Chevy Suburban on Washington Street in Hamburg, when the SUV began to swerve. The vehicle went through the intersection of E Street and hit a light pole, before it backed up and continued east. The SUV drove up onto a sidewalk and hit a  metal sign before finally coming to rest.