Clay County, Iowa Sheriff's Office News Releases for criminal complaints, arrests and accidents.

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CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
NEWS RELEASE FOR CRIMINAL
COMPLAINTS,  ARRESTS, and ACCIDENTS


DEPUTIES # 21-4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1200 mile of 330th Street
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/14/2017 @ 7:57 pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Aaron Sweet Age: 39
Drivers Address: Hartley
Vehicle Description: Red 2009 Dodge Ram 2500
Vehicle Damage: Totaled
Vehicle Owner: Lube-Tech & Partners

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

On the above date and time Sweet was westbound in the 1200 mile of 330th Street when he lost control of the vehicle, the vehicle entered the North ditch and rolled. The vehicle came to rest on the driver’s side. After further investigation Sweet was placed under arrest for OWI 1st Offense.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol and Bud’s Service.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Aaron Sweet
Address: Hartley
Charge: OWI 1st Offense & failure to maintain control
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: XX Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2400 mile of 380th Street
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/19/2017 at 9:25 pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Matthew Block Age: 38
Drivers Address: Royal
Vehicle Description: White 2005 Chevy Silverado
Vehicle Damage: Minor
Vehicle Owner: Matthew Block

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

On the above date and time Block was westbound in the 2400 mile of 380th Street and struck a deer.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

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Charge: None
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1200 mile of 330th Street DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/14/2017@ 7:57 pm
1st VEHICLE
Drivers name: Aaron Sweet Age: 39
Drivers Address: Hartley
Vehicle Description: Red 2009 Dodge Ram 2500 Vehicle Damage: Totaled
Vehicle Owner: Lube-Tech & Partners
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INJURIES
None
ACCIDENT DETAILS
On the above date and time Sweet was westbound in the 1200 mile of 330th Street when he lost control of the vehicle, the vehicle entered the North ditch and rolled. The vehicle came to rest on the driver's side. After further investigation Sweet was placed under arrest for OWI 1st Offense.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol and Bud's Service. CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT
Name: Aaron Sweet
Address: Hartley
Charge: OWI 1st Offense & failure to maintain control Citation issued:
Placed in Jail: XX
Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-2
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3000 Mile Hwy 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 09/14/17 8:00pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Ann Wood Age: 58
Drivers Address: Emmetsburg, Ia
Vehicle Description: 2015 Chevrolet Impala
Vehicle Damage: $3000.00
Vehicle Owner: Dale Wood

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Wood struck a deer.

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Deputies # 21-5 21-1
Date: 9-14-17 4:54 PM

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Blaine Stockwell Age: 33
Persons Address: Laurens, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 9-14-17 5:40 PM
Location of Arrest: 4600 mile of 380th Ave in Palo Alto CO
Arrest Charge: Theft 1st, Interference with official acts, Driving while barred, Eluding, Assault on a peace officer, Felon in possession of a firearm, Speeding, Fail to signal turn, Fail to obey stop signs, Fraudulent use of registration, Careless driving, and Reckless driving.
Details of Arrest: On 9-14-17 a subject called 911 to report he was following a vehicle that had stolen license plates displayed on it from Boone County. A Clay County Deputy located the vehicle in the 4400 mile of Hwy 71 and turned around to follow it. At that time the driver of the vehicle began to drive carelessly to avoid the Deputy. The Deputy initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle and the driver failed to stop. The Deputy initiated a pursuit with the vehicle southbound on Hwy 71.

The Iowa State Patrol and Iowa department of motor vehicle enforcement assisted at that time and pursuit continued into Buena Vista County and then into Palo Alto County. Stops sticks were deployed and the vehicle stopped in the 4600 mile of 380th Ave in PA Co. The subject fled on foot into a corn field and was confronted by Officers at that time. The male subject refused Officers commands and was Tased and taken into custody without further incident.

The driver was identified as Blaine Stockwell. Stockwell was taken by Spencer Ambulance to the Spencer Hospital and released to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office and transported to the Clay County Jail.

After further investigation it was determined the vehicle a 2016 Ford F150, he was driving was stolen out of Algona. The vehicle subsequently caught on fire and was a total loss.

The Clay Co Sheriff’s office was also assisted by Buena Vista Sheriff’s Office, Palo Alto Sheriff’s Office, Truesedale Fire and Rescue, and Ayshire Fire and Rescue Departments.

Stockwell is being held on a $20,000 bond. This case is still under investigation.
Deputies # 21-4
Date: 9/13/2017

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Persons Name: Quinten Karlyle Age: 27
Persons Address: Spencer
Date/Time of Arrest: 9/13/2017 @ 8:39 pm
Location of Arrest: 1300 mile of 350th Street
Arrest Charge: OWI 2nd Offense, open container-driver, failure to obey traffic control device, and stopping on paved part of highway
Details of Arrest: On September 13, 2017 at approximately 8:39 hours a Clay County Deputy observed a traffic violation on a vehicle at the intersection of B24/350th Street and M27/130th Avenue. Upon stopping the vehicle the deputy could smell an odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle. After field sobriety testing Karlyle was placed under arrest for OWI 2nd Offense. In the process of preforming the vehicle inventory, a open container of alcohol was found within arms reach of the driver.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-4 & 21-5
ACCIDENT LOCATION: Intersection of 300th Street and Highway 71 DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/9/2017 at 8:36 pm
1st VEHICLE
Drivers name: David Ruehle Age: 69
Drivers Address: Graettinger, IA
Vehicle Description: 2002 Gray Chevy Trailblazer Vehicle Damage: Totalled Vehicle Owner:

2nd VEHICLE
Drivers Name: Justin Mccormick Age: Drivers Address: New Prague, MN
Vehicle Description: Blue 2015 Ford F-150 Vehicle Damage: Totalled Vehicle Owner:

IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED....SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE
INJURIES
Minor
ACCIDENT DETAILS
On September 9. 2017 at approximately 20:36 hours Ruehle was turnine Southbound from 300th Street onto Highway 71. Ruehle failed to yield to Mccormick, who was already traveling Southbound on Highway 71, and was then stuck by Mccormick in the rear end. Both vehicles came to a rest in the median. Ruehle was transported to the Spencer Hospital. Both vehicles were a total loss.
The Clay County Sheriffs Office was assisted the Spencer Fire Department. Spencer Ambulance and Bud's Service.
CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT
Name: David Ruehle
Address: Graettinger, IA
Charge: Fail to obey stop sign and yield right of way & failure to maintain or use safety belt
Citation issued: XX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 9-8-17

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Persons Name: Jason Meyer Age: 45
Persons Address: Des Moines, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 9-8-17/ 1639 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spener, Iowa
Arrest Charge: 5-Clay County Arrest Warrants-Contempt of Court
Details of Arrest: Jason Meyer was arrested and served with five Clay County Arrest Warrants and was held on a $2500.00 cash only bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3500 Block 240th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 09-06-17 @ 10:18am

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Frank Boever Age: 63
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2017 Ford F250
Vehicle Damage: $5,000
Vehicle Owner: City of Spencer

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The truck and its trailer were northbound in the 3500 block of 240th Ave. The loaded trailer started to veer back and forth causing the truck to lose control. The truck and trailer entered the east ditch. The truck overturned onto its driver’s side.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

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Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges
Deputies # 21-9
Date: 9/6/17

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Persons Name: Coty Bridge Age: 23
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 9/6/17 @ 12:25pm
Location of Arrest: Cherokee, IA
Arrest Charge: Warrant - Violation of Domestic No Contact Order
Details of Arrest: Clay County Sheriff's Office served the warrant on Coty after being picked up at the Cherokee County Jail.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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DEPUTIES # 21-11
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100mi 120th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/6/17 20:04Hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Bradley Fuehrer Age:
Drivers Address: Lincoln, NE
Vehicle Description: 2015 Chevy 3500
Vehicle Damage: Side of cab from jackknifed trailer
Vehicle Owner: Same

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INJURIES: None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Clay County Deputies were called to 3100mi 120th Ave for a report of a truck in the ditch and a gooseneck trailer still attached and jackknifed. Upon deputies arrival Fuehrer was trying to get the vehicle out of the ditch by going from drive to reverse, but was unable to get the vehicle out. Deputies began an OWI investigation, but Fuehrer was uncooperative. Subsequently Fuehrer was tased, fought with deputies and placed under arrest. Once Fuehrer was in the back of a deputy’s squad car, he began to kick the interior roof and both rear doors causing damage to the squad car. CCSO was assisted on scene by Spencer Police Department and Bud’s Service.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Bradley Fuehrer
Address:
Charge: OWI 1st, Open Container, Fail to Maintain Control, Interference W/Official Acts, Criminal Mischief 4th Degree, Disarming a Police Officer
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: XXX Charges Pending:

Deputies # 21-10
Date: 9-3-17

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Heidi Bern Age: 36
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-30-17/ 1624 hrs.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Details of Arrest: Bern was found to be in possession of a glass methamphetamine pipe in her purse at the Clay County Jail. Bern was arrested and was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Simple Misdemeanor and was held on a $300.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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Deputies # 21-11
Date: 9/2/17

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Persons Name: Tyler Peterson Age: ?????
Persons Address: Peterson, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 9/2/17 0129Hrs
Location of Arrest: 200 Blk Park St Peterson, IA
Arrest Charge: OWI 1st Offense
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time a Clay County Deputy observed a traffic violation on a vehicle in Peterson, IA. Upon stopping the vehicle the deputy could smell an odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle. After field sobriety testing Peterson was placed under arrest for OWI 1st Offense.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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Deputies # 21-11
Date: 9/1/17

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Todd Norgaard Age: ?????
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 9/1/17 1727Hrs
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Public Intoxication
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time this deputy was contacted by the Clay County Jail about a male that came to the jail to serve court ordered jail time and was possible intoxicated. Norgaard consented to field sobriety testing and was subsuquently charged with public intoxication.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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DEPUTIES # 21-11
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3200 mi 130th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 9/1/17 1626Hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Karli Diede Age: ?????
Drivers Address: Spirit Lake, IA
Vehicle Description: 2018 Kia
Vehicle Damage:
Vehicle Owner: Same

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Diede was southbound on 130th Ave in the 3200 mile. Diede stated that a dog ran out in front of her and she collided with the dog. Diede had minor front end damage to her vehicle.

DEPUTIES # 21-2
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 11th Ave W/ W 9th St- Spencer
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 08/30/17 8:15a.m.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Chad Julius Age: 38
Drivers Address: Spencer, Ia.
Vehicle Description: 2011 Ford F150
Vehicle Damage: $1000.00
Vehicle Owner: Same

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Alec Schany Age: 18
Drivers Address: Spencer, Ia.
Vehicle Description: 2003 Buick Rendezvous
Vehicle Damage: $1500.00
Vehicle Owner: Therese Schany

IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED….SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Vehicle #1 was stopped on 11th Ave. West, waiting to turn left onto W. 9th St, when vehicle #2 struck it from behind. The driver of vehicle #2 was using a cellular device and didn’t see vehicle #1 stopped.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Alec Schany
Address: Spencer, Ia.
Charge: Failure to stop in assured clear distance.
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-7
Date: 8/30/2017

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Persons Name: DEREK CHRISTOPHER LANE Age: 20
Persons Address: PETERSON, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/23/2017 10:23PM
Location of Arrest: 4000 MILE OF 200TH AVE
Arrest Charge: DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED
Details of Arrest: ON AUGUST 23RD, CLAY COUNTY DEPUTIES WERE CALLED TO ROSSIE FOR A RECKLESS DRIVER COMPLAINT. DEPUTIES OBSERVED TWO VEHILES HEADING NORTH ON 200TH AVE AND ONE VEHCILE MATCHED THE DESCRIPTION GIVEN. DEPUTIES INITIATED A TRAFFIC STOP AND BOTH VEHILCES PULLED OVER. BOTH PARTIES WERE TOGETHER AND IT WAS DETERMINED DEREK LANE WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE ON A SUSPENDED DRIVERS LICENSE. LANE WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST AND TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL. LANE WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED WITH A $300 BOND.

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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-7
Date: 8/29/2017

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Persons Name: JOHN DOMINGO SANCHEZ Age: 37
Persons Address: SPENCER, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/23/2017 5:33PM
Location of Arrest: 100 BLK OF EAST PARK ST., SPENCER, IA
Arrest Charge: WARRANT-FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR INITIAL APPEARANCE-ASSAULT
Details of Arrest: ON AUGUST 23RD, 2017 A CLAY COUNTY DEPTUY AND SPENCER POLICE OFFICER MADE CONTACT WITH JOHN DOMINGO SANCHEZ TO SERVE A NO CONTACT ORDER. SANCHEZ ALSO HAD AN ACTIVE WARRANT FOR ARREST OUT OF PALO ALTO COUNTY FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR INITIAL APPEARANCE. SANCHEZ WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST AND TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL. SANCHEZ WAS LATER TRANPORTED TO PALO ALTO COUNTY ON THE PALO ALTO COUNTY WARRANT.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
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DEPUTIES # 21-3, 4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2400 mile B24
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 8/25/17 @ 11:13PM

1st VEHICLE

Driver’s name: Bradley M. Pitts Age:
Drivers Address: Spencer, Ia
Vehicle Description: White 2002 Ford Excursion XLT
Vehicle Damage: $10,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Bradley Pitts

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ACCIDENT DETAILS

Bradley Pitts was traveling eastbound in the 2400 mile of B24 when he lost control of his vehicle and entered the south ditch. Once in the ditch the vehicle became stuck and caught fire. The vehicle was a total loss.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Dickens Fire Department, Spencer Ambulance, Spencer Fire Department and Bud’s Service

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Bradley Pitts
Address: Spencer, Ia
Charge: Failure to maintain control, OWI 1st
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: XX Charges Pending:

Deputies # 21-11
Date: 8/23/17

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Sheila Sundall Age: ?????
Persons Address: Hartley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/23/17 0932Hrs
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Arrest Warrant
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time Sheila was transported to the Clay County Jail because she had an active arrest warrant out of Clay County for Fail to Appear on original charge of Driving While Revoked. Sundall was served the warrant and held on a $1000 bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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Deputies # 21-7
Date: 8/20/2017

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Persons Name: JERMAINE HILL Age: 33
Persons Address: SIOUX FALLS, SD
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/18/2017 5:24 PM
Location of Arrest: CLAY COUNTY JAIL
Arrest Charge: WARRANT-THEFT 1ST DEGREE AND BURGLARY 3RD DEGREE
Details of Arrest: ON AUGUST 18TH, 2017 APPROXIMATLEY 5:24 PM, JERMAINE HILL WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL AND A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY SERVED AND ACTIVE CLAY CLAY COUNTY WARRANT FOR THEFT 1ST DEGREE AND BURGLARY 3RD DEGREE. HILL WAS BOOKED INTO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL AND HELD TO APPEAR BEFORE A MAGISTRATE.

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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
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Deputies # 21-9
Date: 8/16/17

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Persons Name: John Walker Nicholas Age: 35
Persons Address: Sugarland, TX
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/16/17 @ 1:52am
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Warrant - Fail to Appear
Details of Arrest: Nicholas turned himself into the Clay County Sheriff's Office. The Clay County Deputy served a warrant on John Nicholas of Sugarland Texas for Failing to Appear for his Pretrial Conference. The Original Charges are Ongoing Criminal Conduct (B Felony) and Theft 1st Degree (C Felony) Bond is set at $5000.

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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
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On August 14, 2017 at approximately 10:36 a.m., a Clay County Sheriff Deputy and a Spencer Police Officer went to 1410 4th Ave W in Spencer for an attempted warrant service and order of protection for 30 year-old Nathan Tesch. When law enforcement arrived on scene, they witnessed Tesch standing at the back door of the residence. Tesch retreated back inside his home and refused the commands of law enforcement to exit the residence. Officers immediately secured the perimeter and attempts to make contact with Tesch were unsuccessful.
At 12:54pm, members of the Clay County Sheriff's Office, Iowa State Patrol, Spencer Police Department and Spencer K9 made entry into the residence and were able to take Tesch into custody without further incident. Tesch was charged with interference with official acts by the Spencer Police Department.
Tesch had the following warrants for his arrest from Dickinson County, two counts of Domestic abuse assault, one a Class D Felony and one an aggravated misdemeanor, operation of a vehicle without the owner’s consent, criminal mischief 3rd Degree, probation violation, trespassing, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Also a warrant for contempt of court, failure to pay fines out of Palo Alto County.

Tesch was held on a $300 bond for the Interference with office acts charge. He will be release to the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office at a later date.
Deputies # 21-7
Date: 8/8/2017

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Persons Name: TAMMY MCGRUDER Age: 46
Persons Address: ROLFE, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/6/2017 7:15 PM
Location of Arrest: CLAY COUNTY JAIL
Arrest Charge: THEFT 2ND DEGREE-WARRANT
Details of Arrest: ON AUGUST 6TH, 2017 TAMMY MCGRUDER WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL ON AN ACTIVE CLAY COUNTY WARRANT FOR THEFT 2ND DEGREE. MCGRUDER WAS SERVED WITH WARRANT AND HELD ON A $10,000 CASH OR SURETY BOND.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
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Deputies # 21-9
Date: 8/5/17

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Persons Name: Roberto Orozco Age: 33
Persons Address: Estherville, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 08/05/17 @ 11:50pm
Location of Arrest: Clay County
Arrest Charge: Warrant for Failure to serve time on original charge OWI.
Details of Arrest: Clay County Deputies transported Orozco from the Clay DIckinson County Line to the Clay County Jail. His warrant was for not completeling his time to serve on an original charge of OWI 1st. There is no bond set.

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“A CRIMINAL CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION, AND THE DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.”