Oelwein Police have arrested a local man on warrants for illegal drug-related charges.

At about 1am Thursday (April 13), officers were called to a disturbance in the 300 block of 1st Avenue NE.

When they arrived, 52 -year-old Jeffery Woods of Oelwein was taken into custody on a Fayette County warrant, for the original charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance-3rd or Subsequent Offense, Gathering Where Controlled Substances are Used, and Possession of Marijuana-3rd or Subsequent Offense.
An Oelwein man has been arrested on a warrant for a theft charge. At about 4:30pm Wednesday (April 12), 24-year-old Matthew Moore was taken into custody on a Fayette County Warrant for 4th Degree Theft.

And shortly after 4pm Wednesday, Oelwein Police were called out for an alleged shoplifter in the 1300 block of South Frederick. 36-year-old Kenneth Ogle of Oelwein was cited for 5th Degree Theft.