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

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Clay County Sheriff's Office - News Releases


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


DEPUTIES # 21-2, 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100 Mile- Hwy 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 04/18/18, 07:55 a.m.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Seth Small Age: 29
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA.
Vehicle Description: State Snow Plow
Vehicle Damage: Approximately $5000.00
Vehicle Owner: Iowa Department of Transportation

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Bryan Markley Age: 28
Drivers Address: Ruthven, IA.
Vehicle Description: 2012 Dodge Ram
Vehicle Damage: Approximately $39000.00
Vehicle Owner: Same

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The State snow plow was traveling westbound on Hwy 18, plowing snow, when Vehicle #2 struck the snow plow from behind. There were no reported injuries.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Bryan Markley
Address: Ruthven, IA.
Charge: Failure to Maintain Control
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2000 mile of Hwy. 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 4-17-18/ 2205 hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Brianne Thompson Age: 18
Drivers Address: Spencer, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2007 Honda Civic
Vehicle Damage: $3,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Wayne Thompson

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

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling east in the 2000 mile of Hwy. 18 and struck a deer that entered the roadway.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

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Address:
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Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 4-18-18

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ARRESTS:

Persons Name: James Stegman Age: 61
Persons Address: Marathon, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-15-18/ 1317 hrs
Location of Arrest: 503 Main St. Apt. #4B Royal, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Contempt of court
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Stegman and upon making contact and confirming the warrant, Stegman was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Stegman was held to serve a mandatory mittimus of 48 hrs with credit for time served.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 4-18-18

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Persons Name: Jose Ransaure-Jacome Age: 27
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-18-18/ 0127 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 2300 mile of Hwy. 18
Arrest Charge: Driving While Barred
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted a license check on the registered owner, Mendez Maza, and she had a suspended drivers license. Upon conducting a traffic stop on the vehicle, it was found Mendez Maza wasn't driving and Ransaure-Jacome was. Upon investigation, it was found Ransaure-Jacome had a barred drivers license. Ransaure-Jacome was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Ransaure-Jacome was charged with Driving While Barred, an Aggravated Misdemeanor, Driving Under Suspension, Fail to File S.R. Insurance (D.U.S.) and No Insurance, all Simple Misdemeanors. Ransaure-Jacome was held on a $2,000.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
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DEPUTIES # 21-5, 21-2
ACCIDENT LOCATION:.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT:

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Derrick William Mohror
Drivers Address: Peterson Ia
Vehicle Description: Black 2005 Jeep Wrangler
Vehicle Damage: Totaled
Vehicle Owner: Derrick Mohror

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS
On April 16th 2018, at approximately 7:49 A.M. Derrick Mohror was traveling northbound on Highway 71. Do to ice, Mohror’s Jeep slid into the southbound lane and entered the ditch. Once entering the ditch the Jeep overturned onto its roof. Mohror was uninjured. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Sioux Fire Department, Sioux Rapids Police Department and the Spencer Hospital.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

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Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-11
Date: 4/15/18


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Persons Name: Jeffrey Kroener Age:
Persons Address: Peterson, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 4/15/18 8:26PM
Location of Arrest: 221 Main St, Peterson, IA
Arrest Charge: Violation of No Contact Order
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time a deputy observed Kroener at the above address. The deputy had prior knowledge that there was a no contact order in place and Kroener was not allowed at the residence. Upon an investigation, it was determined that Kroener was in violation and was placed under arrest.

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 # 21-11
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100 MI Hwy 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 4/9/18 5:35AM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Kyle Hamlett Age:
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 07 Toyota Tundra
Vehicle Damage: $5,000
Vehicle Owner: Same

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Hamlett was northbound on Hwy 71 in the 3100MI. He lost control of his vehicle and entered the east ditch. The vehicle left the ditch and entered the yard of a nearby residence and collided with a tree head on.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

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Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-11
Date: 4/13/18

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Persons Name: 2 Juvenile Males Age: 14 and 15
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Date/Time of Arrest: 4/13/18 8:30PM
Location of Arrest: CC-E School- Everly, IA
Arrest Charge: Minor in Possession of Alcohol
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time the Clay County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the school during prom. It was discovered by a school offical that there was 2 juvenile males that had brought alcohol to prom. They concealed the alcohol inside a body wash bottle. Both Juveniles were cited into Juvenile Court and released to their parents.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-11
Date: 4/14/18

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Persons Name: Jason Hollander Age:
Persons Address: Hartley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 4/14/18 7:54PM
Location of Arrest: M27 & B24
Arrest Charge: OWI 2nd Offense, Carrying Weapons
Details of Arrest: On the above date and time the Clay County Sheriff's Office was called to the above intersection for a suspcious person. The reporting party stated that the male was out walking around and was disoriented. Upon deputies arrival and through an investigation it was determined that Hollander was under the influence of a narcotic. A Drug Recognition Expert (D.R.E.) was contacted through the Iowa State Patrol and an evaulation was preformed. Hollander also was carring a loaded 9mm handgun on him and had a second loaded 9mm handgun in his vehicle.

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 # 21-10
Date: 4-12-18

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Persons Name: Tracy Campbell Age: 57
Persons Address: Spener, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-10-18/ 2024 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 206 35th Ave. West, Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Failure to Appear for Arraignment
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Campbell and upon confirmation of the warrant, Campbell was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Campbell was held on a $1,000.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 4-12-18

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Persons Name: Stephanie Nicholson Age: 33
Persons Address: Milford, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-5-18/ 1910 hrs.
Location of Arrest: Cenex Gas Station-Fostoria, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Two Clay County Arrest Warrants
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy met a City of Milford Police Officer who had Nicholson in custody. Nicholson was taken into the custody of the Clay County Sheriff's Office and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Nicholson was held in the Clay County Jail to serve a mandatory seven day mittimus and was held to appear before the judge on a $1,000.00 cash or surety bond for the second warrant of Violation of Probation. Nicholson was also held on warrants for the counties of Buena Vista, Cherokee and O' Brien.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 4-12-18

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Persons Name: Brianna Anderson Age: 19
Persons Address: 112 E. 1st St. Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-1-18/ 1939 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 112 E. 1st St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy was conducting a civil service at this residence and saw Anderson driving. The Deputy knew through prior knowledge of Anderson having a suspended drivers license and upon completion of the civil service, Anderson was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Anderson was charged with Driving Under Suspension and was held on a $566.25 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1800 mile of Hwy. 10
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 4-5-18/ 0447 hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: James Bainbridge Age: 37
Drivers Address: Sioux Rapids, Iowa
Vehicle Description: Gray 2006 Dodge Durango
Vehicle Damage: $4,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Same

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Drivers Name: Age:
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IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED….SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling east in the 1800 mile of Hwy. 10. Unit 1 swerved to miss a deer and ran off of the road and entered the south ditch. Unit 1 struck a fence, continued east and struck a tree before coming to rest.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending: for Fail to Maintain Control
DEPUTIES # 21-2
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 240th Ave/ DeWolf Park
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 04/02/18, 9:00 A.M.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Jack Schomaker Age: 66
Drivers Address: Greenville, Ia.
Vehicle Description: 1997 Chevrolet C1500
Vehicle Damage: $4500
Vehicle Owner: Same

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Diana Walvoord Age: 69
Drivers Address: Spencer, Ia.
Vehicle Description: 2004 Chrysler Van
Vehicle Damage: $3000
Vehicle Owner: Same

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Schomaker was heading north on 240th Ave, when Walvoord pulled out onto the roadway from DeWolf Park, stricking Schomaker’s vehicle broadside.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3500 mile of 240th Ave.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 3-27-18/ 2025 hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Jarrett Hall Age: 17
Drivers Address: Spencer, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2003 Mitsubishi
Vehicle Damage: $2,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Jose Rodriguez Escalante

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Drivers Name: Age:
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IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED….SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling south in the 3500 mile of 240th Ave. and struck a deer that entered the roadway.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3800 mile of Hwy. 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 3-30-18/ 2039 hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Candyce Thompson Age: 58
Drivers Address: Sioux Rapids, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2005 GMC Envoy
Vehicle Damage: $3,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Same Above

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Drivers Name: Age:
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IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED….SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling south in the 3800 mile of Hwy. 71 and struck a deer that entered the roadway.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 4-01-18

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Persons Name: Ma Concepcion Sarabia De Rivas Age: 47
Persons Address: Waterloo, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 4-1-18/ 0615 hrs
Location of Arrest: 3600 mile of 130th Ave.
Arrest Charge: No Drivers License
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Sarabia De Rivas, didn't have a valid drivers license. Sarabia De Rivas was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Sheriff's Office w/o incident. Sarabia De Rivas was charged with No Drivers License, No Insurance and Speeding, all Simple Misdemeanorsp and was held on a $573.75 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-3
Date: 3/28/18

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Persons Name: Rhett J. Kenyon Age: 26
Persons Address: 904 Broadway St #4
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/28/18 @ 11:40PM
Location of Arrest: 3700 Mile M27
Arrest Charge: Driving while license revoked, excessive speed, no insurance
Details of Arrest: Kenyon was stopped for a traffic violation and was found to be operating a motor vehicle with a revoked driver's license.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: X
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-4 & 21-1
Date: 3/29/2018

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Persons Name: Aaron Syck Age: 31
Persons Address: Michigan
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/29/2018 @ 09:55 am
Location of Arrest: 390th Street and Highway 71
Arrest Charge: Going armed with intent, domestic abuse assault - display or use of a dangerous weapon, domestic abuse assault - 2nd offense, harassment 1st degree, and obstruction of emergency communications
Details of Arrest: On March 29, 2018 at approximately 09:30 am, the Clay County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a victim of an assault that occurred at a residence in the Peterson area. The victim advised that she was assaulted and then threatened by Aaron Syck with a dangerous weapon. Syck then left the residence heading to the Spencer area. At approximately 09:35 am, a Clay County Deputy observed the vehicle that Syck left in, the deputy initiated a traffic stop at the intersection of Highway 71 and 390th Street, and Syck was imediately detained. After further investigation, Syck was placed under arrest for going armed with intent, domestic abuse assault - display or use of a dangerous weapon, domestic abuse assault - 2nd offense, harassment 1st degree, and obstruction of emergency communications. Syck was transported to the Clay County Jail for processing.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:XXX
Held in Jailf for other Agency: 
DEPUTIES # 21-7
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 240th Ave & 430th St.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 3/19/ 2018 at 1:22 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Mitchel Kreykes Age: 29
Drivers Address: Sibley, IA
Vehicle Description: 2016 International Truck
Vehicle Damage: $1000
Vehicle Owner: Interstate Power & Light

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: N/A
Age: 16
Drivers Address: Sioux Rapids, IA
Vehicle Description: 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Vehicle Damage: $1500
Vehicle Owner: Christopher Prior

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

INJURIES

N/A

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Approximately 1:22 PM, Kreykes was stopped at a stop sign at M-50 and 430th Ave. Kreykes pulled away from the stop sign and failed to see the Jeep traveling south. The Jeep struck the vehicle driven by Kreykes broadside causing heavy front end damage to the Jeep and damage to the truck. No injuries were reported by either driver. Kreykes was cited for Failure to Obey Stop Sign.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Mitchel Krekeys
Address: Sibley, IA
Charge: Failure to obey Stop Sign and Right of Way
Citation issued: X Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 3-22-18

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Persons Name: Mark Fairchild Age: 62
Persons Address: Greenville, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-17-18/ 2137 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 4445 225th Ave. Greenville, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (1st)
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Fairchild, had been consuming alcoholic beverages. Fairchild performed field sobriety tests and failed all. Fairchild was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Fairchild was charged with O.W.I. (1st), a Serious Misdemeanor, Speeding and Open Container, both Simple Misdemeanors. Fairchild was held to appear before the Magistrate.

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 # 21-10
Date: 3-22-18

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Persons Name: Levi Shuck Age: 25
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-21-18/ 2122 hrs
Location of Arrest: 107 W. 3rd St. #5 Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrants for the Original Charges of P.C.S.-Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Details of Arrest: Upon completion of an investigation by a Clay County Deputy, an arrest warrant check was made on Shuck and he was present. Upon confirmation of the warrants, Shuck was placed under arrest and he was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Shuck was later released on $1,300.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
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Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2900 mile of 430th St.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 3-21-18/ 2215 hrs

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Arthur Wolcott Age: 55
Drivers Address: Charles City, Iowa
Vehicle Description: Silver 2000 Mitsubishi Mirage
Vehicle Damage: $2,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Same Above

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

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of a suspicious person. The reporting party advised a male arrived at her house and advised he recently hit a deer and wanted a ride. The R.P. advised the male’s vehicle had damage and was missing a headlight. The R.P also advised the male was trying to get to Greenville, Iowa and led the male there. Upon a Clay County Deputy’s arrival to Greenville, the male and vehicle were located. It was found the male had been traveling west in the 2900 mile of 430th St. and struck a deer that entered the roadway. Upon further investigation, it was found the driver, Wolcott, was violating the conditions of his temporary restricted license and wasn’t supposed to be driving. Wolcott was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Wolcott was charged with Violation of Conditions of a Restricted License and Driving Under Suspension, both Simple Misdemeanors. Wolcott was released after posting a $300.00 cash or surety bond
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 3-23-18

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Persons Name: Cameron Shuck Age: 28
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-22-18/ 0331 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: 4 counts of Sex Offender Verification Violation (1st Offense)
Details of Arrest: Upon investigation, it was found Shuck had been failing to comply as a sex offender by not updating his residence statuses within the required 5 business days. Shuck was in the custody of the Clay County Jail and was charged with 4 counts of Sex Offender Verification Violation (1st Offense), all Aggravated Misdemeanors. Shuck was held on a $2,000.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 3-21-18

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Persons Name: Brady Griffin Age: 44
Persons Address: Sanborn, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-18-18/ 1830 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 1290 Hwy. 18 Everly, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O' Brien Co. Sheriff's Office Arrest Warrant-Contempt of Court
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Griffin and made contact with him. The warrant was confirmed and upon investigation, it was found Griffin was in possession of a handgun. Griffin was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Upon further investigation, it was discovered Griffin was not supposed to possess a firearm as he had a previous domestic abuse assault conviction and there was a active protection order in place. Griffin was charged with Dominion or Control of a Firearm as a Domestic Abuser, a Class "D" Felony and was held on a $5,000.00 cash or surety bond. Griffin was also held for the O' Brien County Sheriff's Office.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-5
Date: 3-20-18


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Persons Name: Donald Boland
Age: 38
Persons Address: Sioux Falls
Date/Time of Arrest: 03/15/2018
Location of Arrest: Clav County
Jail Arrest Charge: Violation of Probation
Details of Arrest: On March 15th 2018, Boland was transported by the Clay County Sherifrs Office from South Dakota, Minnehaha County Jail to the Clay County Jail. A Clav County Deputy served Boland the warrant. Boland was booked into the Clay County Jail on a $3,000.00 cash/surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person: Citation Given & Released: Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 03-19-18

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Persons Name: Trisha Quail Age: 51
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-16-18/ 2211 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 227 W. Park St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Original Charge-Theft 5th
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Quail. Contact was made and upon confirmation of the warrant, Quail was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Quail was held on a $500.00 cash or surety bond.

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 # 21-10
Date: 3-19-18

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Persons Name: Kevin Leigh Thomas Jr. Age: 29
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-12-18/ 2026 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Violation of Probation
Details of Arrest: Thomas Jr. turned himself into the Clay County Sheriff's Office on a Clay County arrest warrant for violation of probation. Thomas Jr. was released upon posting a $5,000.00 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
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Deputies # 21-9
Date: 3/18/18

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ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Christopher Marble Age: 30
Persons Address: Spencer
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/18/18 @ 3:00pm
Location of Arrest: 3100 block of W 4th St. Spencer
Arrest Charge: Possession of Controlled Substance
Details of Arrest: Deputies with Clay County Sheriff's Office contacted Christopher Marble in the 3100 block of W 4th St. He was arrested on a Dickinson County Warrant for Failure to Appear. While searching Marble marijuana was located on his person. He was charged with D Felony Possession of Marijuana.

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 # 21-3
Date: 3/11/18

COMPLAINTS

Business/Persons Name: Terry Fife
Address: Spencer, Ia
Address of Complaint: 3655 240th Ave Lot 1
Date Complaint Reported: 3/11/18
Date Complaint Occurred: 3/11/18
Type of Complaint: Criminal Mischief
Details of Complaint: Fife had two windows broken out of his trailer home.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Tiffany V. Kollasch Age: 36
Persons Address: 805 25th St SW, Spencer, Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/11/18 @ 3:22PM
Location of Arrest: 3655 240th Ave Lot 1, Spencer
Arrest Charge: Criminal Mischief 5th
Details of Arrest: Kollasch was outside of Fife's trailer home "pounding" on the door and when she could not get anyone to answer she broke out two windows to the trailer home.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: X
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-3
ACCIDENT LOCATION: HWY 18/ M54
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 3/10/18 @ 0733

1st VEHICLE

Driver’s name: Randall J. Bates Age:
Drivers Address: Pine Island, MN
Vehicle Description: 2016 Ford F350
Vehicle Damage: Totaled
Vehicle Owner: Randall J. Bates

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Mark P. McAlpine Age:
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2008 Kia Sportage
Vehicle Damage: Totaled
Vehicle Owner: William McAlpine

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

INJURIES

Bates was uninjured. McAlpine was transported to Spencer Hospital with minor injuries.

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was WB on HWY 18 in the 2800 mile. Unit 2 was SB on M54. The driver of Unit 2 took his eyes of the road to pick up something off of the floor of the vehicle and failed to stop for the stop sign at the intersection of M54/ HWY 18. Unit 2 broadsided Unit 1.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol, Spencer Police Department, Spencer Ambulance, Dickens Fire & Rescue and Bud’s Service

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Mark P. McAlpine
Address: Spencer, Ia
Charge: Fail to Obey Stop Sign
Citation issued: X Placed in Jail: Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 3-9-18

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Persons Name: Donald Delgado Age: 49
Persons Address: Lake Park, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-4-18/ 254 hrs
Location of Arrest: 4300 of Hwy. 71
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (1st)
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Delgado, had been consuming alcoholic beverages. Delgado performed several field sobriety tests and failed. Delgado was placed under arrest and upon further investigation, he was found to be in possession of marijuana. Delgado was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Delgado was charged with Speeding, No Insurance and Open Container, all Simple Misdemeanors and O.W.I. (1st) and P.C.S.-Marijuana, both Serious Misdemeanors.

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 # 21-7 Date: 3/4/2018

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Persons Name: MAIKEL TORRES
_ Age: 33
Persons Address: VERNON, TX
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/1/2018 8:11pm
Location of Arrest: CLAY COUNTY JAIL
Arrest Charge: WARRANT-UNAUTHORIZED USE OF CREDIT CARD
Details of Arrest: ON MARCH t ·T, 2018, MAIKEL TORRES WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL BY A DEPUTY AND CORRECTIONAL OFFICER FROM VERNON, TX. TORRES WAS WANTED FOR AN ACTIVE CLAY COUNTY WARRANT FOR UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A CREDIT CARD AND ONGOING CRIMINAL CONDUCT. TORRES WAS BOOKED INTO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL ON A $25,000 BOND.
Disposition of Arrested Person: Citation Given & Released: Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: X Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-7 Date: 3/4/2018
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ARRESTS:
Persons Name: JADE HOLTZ
_ Age: 21
Persons Address: CHEROKEE
Date/Time of Arrest: 2/27/2018 6:13 PM
Location of Arrest: 3800 MILE OF HWY 71
Arrest Charge: DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED
Details of Arrest: ON FEBRURARY 27TH, 2018, A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY OBSERVED A MALE DRIVER PULL OVER ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD IN THE 3800 MILE OF HWY 71. THE DEPUTY STOPPED TO CHECK ON THE DRIVER. UPON MAKING CONTACT WITH THE DIRVER, JADE HOLTZ, IT WAS DETERMINED HOLTZ'S LICENSE WAS SUSPENDED. HOLTZ WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST AND TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL WITHOUT INCIDENT. HOLTZ WAS BOOKED INTO THE JAIL WITH A $300 BOND.
Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: X Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-9
Date: 3/2/18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Brandy Chapman Age: 33
Persons Address: Webb, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 3/2/18 3:00pm
Location of Arrest: 400 St. & Highway 71
Arrest Charge: Driving While Suspended
Details of Arrest: Chapman was stopped for Speeding. It was discovered Chapman had a suspended license and was arrested and transported to the Clay County Jail.

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 # 21-10
Date: 3-05-18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Matthew Kruse Age: 37
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 2-27-18/ 2130 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 119 W. 3rd St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Five Clay County Arrest Warrants for the original charges of, Driving Under Suspension, Failure to Obey Stop Sign, No Insurance (accident related), Failure to Display Registration Plate and Fail to Give Notice of Address or Name Change.
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Kruse and contact was made. Upon confirmation of the warrants, Kruse was arrested and transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Kruse was held on a $2,000.00 cash or surety bond.

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 # 21-10/ 21-31
Date: 3-5-18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Roger Ginger Age: 70
Persons Address: Everly, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 2-28-18/ 0146 hrs.
Location of Arrest: M-27 and B-24 Everly, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (1st)
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff's Office received a complaint of a blue Chevy Silverado stopped on the roadway and appeared the driver was asleep or passed out. Upon investigation by the Clay County Sheriff's Office with the ssistance of the Spencer Police Department, it was determined the driver, Ginger, had been consuming alcoholic beverages. Ginger performed field sobriety tests in which he failed and was placed under arrest. Ginger was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Ginger was charged with Stopping on a Traveled Portion of a Paved Roadway, a Simple Misdmeanor, and O.W.I. (1st), a Serious Misdemeanor.

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 # 21-10
Date: 3-5-18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Matthew Kruse Age: 37
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-2-18/ 1849 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 119 w. 3rd St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O' Brien County Sheriff's Office Arrest Warrant for Contempt of Court for Failing to Appear for Court
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Kruse. Contact was mde with Kruse and upon confirmation of the warrant, Kruse was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Kruse was unable to post bond and was later turned over to the O' Brien County Sheriff's Office.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: XXX

Deputies # 21-10
Date: 3-5-18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Michael Eaton Age: 44
Persons Address: Everly, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 3-2-18/ 1903 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spener, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant for Contempt of Court
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy served inmate, Michael Eaton, an arrest warrant for Contempt of Court. Eaton was held on a $500.00 cash only bond

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 # 21-10
Date: 3-5-18

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Suzanne Dalbotten Age: 52
Persons Address: Everly, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 03-02-18/ 2200 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Emmet County Arrest Warrant-Violation of a Protection Order
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an investigation reference an arrest warrant on Dalbotten and upon making contact with Dalbotten, she turned herself in on the warrant at the Clay County Jail. Dalbotten was taken into custody, served the warrant and was released on a $500.00 cash or surety bond.
“A CRIMINAL CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION, AND THE DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.”