Teen Arrested in Connection to Drive-by Shooting in Morrison

Teen Arrested in Connection to Drive-by Shooting in Morrison

On Saturday at approximately 10 AM Whiteside County Sheriff’s office was contacted in reference to a drive-by shooting which occurred on January 25, 2020.

During the course of the investigation, it was discovered that 19 year old Jonathan P. Wiersema of Morrison was driving a vehicle and fired four shots from the vehicle aimed at a residence located at 8330 Garden Plain Road in rural Morrison.

The house was occupied by two subjects; however no individuals were struck by the shots.

Wiersema was arrested Saturday at approximately 3 PM.  He is being held at the Whiteside County Jail on charges of reckless discharge of a firearm, Unlawful use of weapons, Possession of a firearm without a FOID card.