Mills County arrest report


February 5th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Mills County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest Sunday of a Council Bluffs man on drug charges. 19-year old Alec John Guehlstorff, of Council Bluffs, was taken into custody at around 4:05-p.m. near the intersection of Highway 34 and 207th Street. He was charged with Possession of A Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Guehlstorff was later released on $1,300 bond. His preliminary hearing was scheduled for Feb. 19th.

During the same incident, 19-year old Mark Leon Stuart, Jr. of Council Bluffs, was arrested for Interference with Official Acts and Criminal Mischief.  Stuart negotiated a plea of guilty, was ordered to pay fines amounting to nearly $300, and then released from custody.

Early Sunday morning, 33-year old Justin David Fahrenkrog, of Mineola, was arrested in Mills County on a charge of OWI/1st offense. His bond was set at $1,000. And on Saturday, deputies in Mills County arrested 48-year old Joseph Timothy Wood, of Council Bluffs, on a warrant for allegedly violating the terms of his probation associated with his arrest last March on burglary and theft charges. Wood’s bond was set at $10,000. His hearing is set to occur on Feb. 18th.