On the morning of Saturday, February 1, the Whiteside County Sheriff’s Office was given information about a drive-by shooting that occurred on Saturday, January 25.
During the investigation, it was determined that Jonathan P. Wiersema, 19, of Morrison fired four shots from the vehicle he was driving at a home in the 8300 block of Garden Plain Road in rural Morrison. Two occupants of the home were unharmed.
Wiersema was arrested on Saturday, February 1, around 3:00pm. He is charged with reckless discharge of a firearm, unlawful use of weapons, and possession of a firearm without a FOID card. He is currently being held in the Whiteside County Jail.