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

Clay County Sheriff's Office Staff 2016

Clay County Sheriff's Office - News Releases


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



Deputies # 21-10
Date: 7-23-16

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Destiny Osberg Age: 22
Persons Address: Minneapolis, Mn
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-20-16/ 1705 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St.
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Violation of Probation
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff's Office took Osberg into custody at the Clay County Jail for a Clay County arrest warrant for violation of probation. Osberg was held to appear before the judge w/o 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: 7-23-16

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Aaron Storey Age: 20
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-21-16/ 1624 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St.
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Orig Chg.-2 counts of Unlawful Possession of Prescription Drugs
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff's Office took Aaron Storey into custody when he turned himself in on the Clay County arrest warrant. Storey was booked into the Clay County Jail and was later released with a court date.

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: 7-24-16

COMPLAINTS

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jacob Marco Age: 35
Persons Address: Sheldon, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-21-16/ 1803 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 1st St. N.E. and S. Hayes Avenue-Primghar, Iowa
Arrest Charge: State of Iowa-Department of Corrections Arrest Warrant-Violation of Parole
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy met with the Sioux County Deputy who had Jacob Marco in custody on the Clay County arrest warrant. Marco was taken into custody of the Clay County Sheriff's Office and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Marco was turned over to Clay County Jail Staff for booking and is currently being held w/o bail.

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, Spencer P.D., Iowa Stae Patrol, Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office, Buena
Vista County Sheriff's Office
Date: 7-20-16

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name: Cassie Engelkes
Address:
Address of Complaint: 4740 290th Ave. Webb, Iowa
Date Complaint Reported: 7-10-16
Date Complaint Occurred: 7-10-16
Type of Complaint: Man w/ a Gun
Details of Complaint: Engelkes advised she was assisting her sister in moving out of
Johnathon Koenig's residence and was advised he shot at them twice with a gun. She
advised she was hit in the shoulder but didn't need medical treatment.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Johnathon Koenig Age: 27
Persons Address: 4740 290th Ave. Webb, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-10-16/ 1815 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 4740 290th Ave. Webb, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff's Office received the above call and upon
arrival, met with the indiduals involved. Upon investigation, it was reported Koenig fired
two shots in the victims direction. Engelkes stated she heard a shot and felt something hit
her in the back and had a mark. The mark was not a bullet wound but she appeared to be
hit from a piece of whatever the bullet hit. Contact was made by phone with Koenig and
with the assistance of the Iowa State Patrol, the Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office, the
Buena County Sheriff's Office and the Spencer Police Department, Koenig was met at the
end of his driveway and was detained without incident. Upon further investigation, Koenig
admitted the gun displayed was a .22 rifle but denied shooting it. Koenig was placed under
arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Koenig was charged with
Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, an Aggravated 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:
“A CRIMINAL CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION, AND THE DEFENDANT IS
PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.”

DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4500 mile of Hwy. 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 7-16-16/ 5:54 pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Whitney Christensen Age: 30
Drivers Address: Alta, Iowa
Vehicle Description: Red 2007 Nissan Maxima
Vehicle Damage: $2,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Same above

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Age:
Drivers Address:
Vehicle Description:
Vehicle Damage:
Vehicle Owner:

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

INJURIES

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling south in the 4500 mile of Hwy. 71 behind a truck pulling a boat. Unit 1 entered the north bound lane to pass the truck in a no passing zone. As Unit 1 was beside the boat, the driver saw the boat swaying and a truck traveling north towards her. Unit 1 entered the east shoulder, drove across 460th St., lost control and came to rest after colliding with the ditch embankment.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Whitney Christensen
Address: same above
Charge: Failure to Maintain Control
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 7-15-16

COMPLAINTS

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Becky Mosley (33) Jerry Mosley (33) Age:
Persons Address: 703 3rd Ave. E. Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-9-16/ 9:03 pm
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Becky Mosley-P.C.S.-Marijuana (1st)/ Jerry Mosley P.C.S.-Marijuana (3rd)
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop and smelled a strong odor of marijuana. The Mosleys were detained and transported to the Clay County Jail while a search warrant application was made. The search warrant was granted and the warrant was served at 703 3rd Avenue East, Spencer, and on the vehicle. During the search, marijuana was located B. Mosley was held on a $1,000.00 cash or surety bond and J. Mosley 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: $1000(B.Mosley) $2000(J.Mosley)
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10/ 21-2
Date: 7-8-16

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Antwuan Dorsey Age: 21
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-8-16/ 9:34 pm
Location of Arrest: 3800 mile of Hwy 71
Arrest Charge: No Driver's License
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted a motorist assist and upon
investigation, it was learned Dorsey had a suspended Missouri drivers license. Dorsey was
placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: $300
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-5
Date: 07/14/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Mark Keniston Age: 27
Persons Address: Emmetsburg, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 07/14/06 11:12 AM
Location of Arrest: 200 block of 1st St SW, Fostoria, IA
Arrest Charge: OWI 1st; Speed; No insurance.
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy made a traffic stop and determined Keniston was intoxicated. Keniston was arrested and transported to the Clay County Jail.


Deputies # 21-2
Date: 7/12/2016

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jesse Carlson Age: 25
Persons Address: Fort Dodge Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/30/2016 2:43 P.M.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Clay County Warrant
Details of Arrest: On June 30th 2016, approximately 2:43 P.M. a Clay County Deputy served Jesse Carlson the warrant.

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

Deputies # 21-2
Date: 7/12/2016

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name:
Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Matthew Specht Age: 26
Persons Address: Marcus IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/12/2016
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Contempt of Court-Failure to Appear, 3 counts
Details of Arrest: Specht was served three Clay County warrants while in custody of the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $2000
Held in Jail for Other Agency:

Deputies # 21-5
Date: 06/29/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Danny Dean Jones Age: 26
Persons Address: Hartley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/29/16 9:03 PM
Location of Arrest: Clay County jail
Arrest Charge: Probation violation
Details of Arrest: Jones was arrested in O’Brien County and his custody was transferred to the Clay County Sheriff's Office. He was transported to the Clay County jail and held without bond.
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 6-26-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jodi Groote Age: 39
Persons Address: Milford, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-23-16; 3:15 pm
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Contempt of Court-Failure to Appear
Details of Arrest: Groote was arrested in Dickinson County and was his custody was transferred to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $1000
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 6-25-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jos Angel Ransaure-Jacome Age: 25
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-22-16; 7:27pm
Location of Arrest: 2500 mile of 480th Street
Arrest Charge: No driver's license; Speed; No insurance
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Ransaure-Jacome, was not valid to operate. Ransaure-Jacome was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: $340
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 6-25-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Adam Enockson Age: 27
Persons Address: Royal, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-23-16; 2:33pm
Location of Arrest: 3740 Hwy. 71 Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Theft 5th ; Contempt of Court-Failure to Appear; Probation violation.
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Enockson and upon making contact and receiving confirmation of the warrants, Enockson was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $1300/$2000
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 6-25-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jarrod Bandow Age: 40
Persons Address:
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-15-16; 3:10pm
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Parole violation
Details of Arrest: Bandow was taken into custody on an arrest warrant.

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 # 21-5
Date: 06/24/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Matthew Williams Age: 22
Persons Address: Paullina, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/24/16 6:30 PM
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Failure to appear
Details of Arrest: Williams was arrested on two Clay County warrants, and held on $10,000 bond.
Deputies # 21-5
Date: 06/23/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Virgil Ross Age: 56
Persons Address: Everly, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/23/16 10:00 PM
Location of Arrest: 2000 mile 360th St
Arrest Charge: OWI 1st ; Driving on the wrong side of a two way highway
Details of Arrest: Ross was stopped for a traffic violation and it was determined he was intoxicated. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail.
DEPUTIES # 21-5
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100 mile N18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 06/25/16 7:10 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Elise Rouse Age: 16
Drivers Address: Ruthven
Vehicle Description: 1992 Dodge Dakota
Vehicle Damage: $4000
Vehicle Owner: Tim Rouse

INJURIES

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Rouse was driving southbound and lost control, entering the east ditch and rolling multiple times before coming to rest on the roadway. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol, Ruthven Fire and Ambulance, Palo Alto County Ambulance, and the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Rouse
Address: Ruthven
Charge: Fail to maintain control
Citation issued: xx Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-5
Date: 06/24/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Ninfa Cabral Age: 36
Persons Address: Storm Lake, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/24/16 5:20 PM
Location of Arrest: 3800 mile Hwy 71
Arrest Charge: No driver’s license; No insurance; Speed.
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop and determined Cabral was not valid to drive. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail. She was released after posting a $300 cash bond.
Deputies # 12-2
Date: 6/3/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Kyle Tankersley Age: 18
Persons Address: Everly
Date/Time of Arrest:
Location of Arrest: 304 N Adams St
Arrest Charge: Theft-5th degree; Criminal Mischief
Details of Arrest: On May 19th 2016, a Clay County Deputy received a vandalism and theft compaint at the intersection of M27 and B40. After investigation, a Clay County Deputy made contact with Kyle Tankersley at his residence on May 22nd . At approximatley 8:15 A.M. Tankersley was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail without incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $300
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-2
Date: 6/4/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Tammra Oudekerk Age: 45
Persons Address: Nashua Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 5/27/16 7:46 P.M.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Contempt of Court-Failure to serve jail time.
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy took custody of Oudekerk from the Bremer County Sheriff's Office and transported her to the Clay County Jail.

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 # 21-2
Date: 06/3/2016

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Michael Hood Age: 27
Persons Address: Spencer
Date/Time of Arrest:
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Criminal Mischief-5th degree
Details of Arrest: On May 25th 2016, approximatley 3:35 pm, a Clay County Deputy was notified Hood had defaced jail property.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-2
Date: 6/5/16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Brady Lee Riemersma Age: 31
Persons Address: George Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/01/2016; 4:27pm
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Clay County Warrant
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy took custody of Riemersma from the Lyon County Sheriff's Office. Riemersma was served the warrant and booked into the Clay County Jail without incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-2
Date: 6-5-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Chase James Hagedorn Age: 26
Persons Address: Dickens, Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-5-16; 12:44 P.M.
Location of Arrest: Dickens CO-OP

Arrest Charge: Contempt of Court-Failure to serve jail sentence
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy located Hagedorn and he was placed under arrest and transported to the jail.

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 # 21-2
Date: 06/05/2016

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Christopher Elliot Nelson Age: 35
Persons Address: Sheldon, Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 06/01/2016; 4:27 P.M.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Clay County Warrant
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy took custody of Nelson from the O'Brien County Sheriff's Office.

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 # 21-10
Date: 6-3-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Thomas Greenley Age: 57
Persons Address: Spirit Lake, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-2-16/ 11:07 a.m.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: 2-Contempt of Court-Failure to Appear
Details of Arrest: Greenley was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $600
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10/ 21-7
Date: 6-3-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Tiffany Clabaugh (22) Jeffrey Bastiaanse (40) Age:
Persons Address: 526 W. Maple St. Cherokee, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-2-16/ 2:05-2:20pm
Location of Arrest: 4200 mile of Hwy 71
Arrest Charge: Clabaugh-Driving While Revoked; No registration; No insurance and Driving under suspension
Bastiaanse-Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop knowing Clabaugh had a revoked drivers license. Clabaugh was placed under arrest and further investigation found Bastiaanse was wanted in Buena Vista Countyt. Upon confirmation of the warrant, Bastiaanse was placed under arrest. Clabaugh and Bastiaanze were transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Bastiaanse was held on a $2,000.00 cash or surety bond for the Buena Vista 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 # 21-10
Date: 6-3-16

COMPLAINTS

Business/Persons Name: City of Royal
Address: Royal, Iowa
Address of Complaint: 105 Park St. Royal, Iowa
Date Complaint Reported: 6-2-16
Date Complaint Occurred: 5-31-16 to 6-1-16
Type of Complaint: Theft
Details of Complaint: The Clay County Sheriff's Office received a theft complaint from the City of Royal. Upon investigation, it was found there were two red, metal picnic tables stolen from the shelter house at the city park from approximately 9:00 p.m. on the night of the May 31st, 2016 to 6:30 a.m. on June 1st, 2016. The theft is currently under investigation and if anyone has any information about the theft, please call the Clay County Sheriff's Office at 712-262-3221.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Age:
Persons Address:
Date/Time of Arrest:
Location of Arrest:
Arrest Charge:
Details of Arrest:

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/ 21-9
Date: 6-2-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Larisa Menke Age: 20
Persons Address: 103 E. 2nd St. Apt. #1 Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 6-1-16/ 1:22pm
Location of Arrest: Hwy 18-3200 mile
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension; Speed
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and learned Menke had a suspended drivers license. Menke was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $300
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10/ 21-4
Date: 6-1-16

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Zaira Ramos Age: 26
Persons Address: Sibley, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 5-31-16/ 1316 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 130th Avenue-3400 mile
Arrest Charge: No driver's license; Speeding
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a speeding violation and upon investigation, it was found Ramos did not have a valid drivers license. Ramos was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: $360.00
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: 
“A CRIMINAL CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION, AND THE DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.”