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Bettendorf Police Assist with Bureau County's Investigation

The Bettendorf Police Department assisted the Bureau County, Illinois Sheriff’s Department with the investigation of 64-year old Michael R. Marolf of Bettendorf.  Marolf was charged in Bureau County, IL with multiple child solicitation offenses including solicitation of a child, solicitation to meet a child, and grooming and traveling to meet a minor. During the investigation a search warrant was issued and executed at Marolf’s Bettendorf residence.  On September 17, Marolf was taken into custody by Bettendorf Police at his residence in the 3000blk of Oxford Drive and transported to the Scott County Jail. The next day he was extradited to Bureau Co., IL to appear on the charges.

If anyone has information concerning this investigation, please call Det. Sgt. Brad Levetzow at the Bettendorf Police Department at 563-344-4023.