On September 9, 2023, at approximately 2:20 AM Des Moines County deputies were dispatched to Timberline Estates at 14876 Washington Road Lot #65 in reference to a burglary at that location.
Upon arrival, deputies spoke to a female victim who advised that Kendrell Rogers and an unknown white male, later identified as Collin Ensley, had entered her home through a window. After both individuals entered the residence, Rogers assaulted the victim by choking her. Rogers and Ensley then fled from the scene. Deputies then spoke with another resident in Timberline Estates who advised two subjects matching Rogers’ and Ensley’s description had requested to come into their residence and requested to stay for the night, which they refused. Deputies located footprints in the grass possibly belonging to Rogers and Ensley and requested the assistance of Burlington Police Department’s K9 Officer to attempt to track the suspects.
With the assistance of the BPD K9 officer and a West Burlington Police officer, deputies tracked Ensley and Rogers to a vacant trailer in Timberline Estates. Deputies were able to see Ensley and Rogers inside the trailer and were able to take them into custody without further incident.
Kendrell Rogers, age 31, of West Burlington, IA was charged with Burglary 1st degree, Aggravated Domestic Abuse/Assault, Violation of a No Contact Order, and Trespass.
Collin Ensley, age 26, of Burlington, IA was charged with Burglary 1st degree and Trespass.