Burglary arrests

Jail Photo Podraza 1
Adam Stanzel, 30 of OttumwaJeramiah Gillepsie, 31 of Ottumwa


Three Ottumwa men were arrested today in connection with a Burglary that happened last week. Police were dispatched to 232 E Mapel last Wednesday, December 17th on reports that a group of people forcibly broke into the home of Corbin Marschke, who also reported he was assaulted by the group.

As a result of the investigation, the Ottumwa Police Department has arrested:

Drew Lee Podraza, age 25, of 413 N. Sheridan, pictured top

Adam Wayne Stanzel, age 30, of 453 N. 5th, #1, pictured middle

Jeramiah K. Gillespie, age 31, of 607 Chester, pictured bottom

All three persons have been arrested and charged with Burglary 1st Degree, a Class “B” Felony, Robbery 1st Degree, a Class “B” Felony, and Assault While Participating in a Felony, a Class “D” Felony. All three subjects are being held in the Wapello County Jail on $50,000 bond.

“A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”