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


Deputies # 21-3, 21-8
Date: 12-15-2018


COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Joshua Alvin Kunath Age: 31
Persons Address: 803 E. 7th St. Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 12/15/18 @ 7:49 PM
Location of Arrest: 420th Street and Highway 71
Arrest Charge: Eluding, Reckless Driving, Speeding 120 in a 55 MPH zone, and Failure to Maintain Control
Details of Arrest: Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle that Joshua Kunath was operating for speeding as it was traveling Southbound in the 3600 block of Highway 71. As deputies tried to catch up to Kunath and attempt to stop him for the speeding violation, he refused to stop. Deputies pursued Kunath at speeds over 120 mph, until he lost control of his vehicle and put it into the ditch at 420th Street and Highway 71. No injuries were sustained to Kunath or his passenger as a result of them going into the ditch. Kunath was taken into custody without incident, and his passenger was released without charges.

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: 12-09-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Emmanuel Nieto-Trenado Age: 31
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 12-08-18/ 1048 hrs.
Location of Arrest: Plaza Mexico Parking Lot
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Nieto-Trenado, had a suspended drivers license. Nieto-Trenado was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Nieto-Trenado was charged with Driving Under Suspension, Dark Windows (tint) and Registration Violation, all Simple Misdemeanors.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: XXX
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-7 & 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1000 MILE OF HWY 10
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 12/8/2018 6:00 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: KENNETH PETERSEN Age: 73
Drivers Address: URBANDALE, IA
Vehicle Description: 2013 LINCOLN MKX
Vehicle Damage: TOTAL-$15,000
Vehicle Owner: SAME

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

SERIOUS INJURIES
ACCIDENT DETAILS

ON DECEMBER 8, 2018, KENNETH PETERSEN WAS OPERATING AT 2012 LINCOLN MKX IN THE 1000 MILE OF HWY 10. PETERSEN ENTERED THE NORTH DITCH, STRUCK A FIELD DRIVE AND THE VEHICLE BECAME AIRBORNE. THE VEHICLE IMPACTED ON THE FRONT END IN A FIELD, ROLLED ON THE PASSENGER SIDE AND CAME TO REST AFTER SLIDING APPROXIMATELY 50 FT. PETERSEN SUSTAINED SERIOUS INJURIES AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CHEROKEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER AND LATER LIFE-FLIGHTED TO SIOUX CITY. THE VEHICLE SUSTAINED DAMAGES ESTIMATED TO EXCEED $15,000. THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS ASSISTED ON SCENE BY PETERSON FIRE AND RESCUE AND THE IOWA STATE PATROL.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-7 & 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1000 MILE OF HWY 10
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 12/8/2018 6:00 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: KENNETH PETERSEN Age: 73
Drivers Address: URBANDALE, IA
Vehicle Description: 2013 LINCOLN MKX
Vehicle Damage: TOTAL-$15,000
Vehicle Owner: SAME

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

SERIOUS INJURIES
ACCIDENT DETAILS

ON DECEMBER 8, 2018, KENNETH PETERSEN WAS OPERATING AT 2012 LINCOLN MKX IN THE 1000 MILE OF HWY 10. PETERSEN ENTERED THE NORTH DITCH, STRUCK A FIELD DRIVE AND THE VEHICLE BECAME AIRBORNE. THE VEHICLE IMPACTED ON THE FRONT END IN A FIELD, ROLLED ON THE PASSENGER SIDE AND CAME TO REST AFTER SLIDING APPROXIMATELY 50 FT. PETERSEN SUSTAINED SERIOUS INJURIES AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CHEROKEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER AND LATER LIFE-FLIGHTED TO SIOUX CITY. THE VEHICLE SUSTAINED DAMAGES ESTIMATED TO EXCEED $15,000. THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS ASSISTED ON SCENE BY PETERSON FIRE AND RESCUE AND THE IOWA STATE PATROL.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 12-09-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Emmanuel Nieto-Trenado Age: 31
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 12-08-18/ 1048 hrs.
Location of Arrest: Plaza Mexico Parking Lot
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Nieto-Trenado, had a suspended drivers license. Nieto-Trenado was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Nieto-Trenado was charged with Driving Under Suspension, Dark Windows (tint) and Registration Violation, all Simple Misdemeanors.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: XXX
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 12-13-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jaydi Seversen Age: 45
Persons Address: Royal, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 12-12-18/ 1233 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 115 Meadow St. Apt #1 Royal, Iowa
Arrest Charge: 2- Buena Vista County Arrest Warrants (Theft 3rd and Theft 5th)
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Seversen and made contact. Upon confirmation of the warrants, Seversen was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Seversen was served the warrants and was later released 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
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3200 mile of Hwy. 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 12-12-18

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Tristan Janssen Age: 22
Drivers Address: Ruthven, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2014 Dodge Ram Promaster Van
Vehicle Damage: $3,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Midwestern Mechanical of Iowa Inc.

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling west in the 3200 mile of Hwy. 18 and struck two deer that entered the roadway.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100 Block of 310th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 12/03/2018 @ 6:20pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Onnie Akridge Age: 65
Drivers Address: Mallard, IA
Vehicle Description: 1996 Dodge Ram
Vehicle Damage: $4,000
Vehicle Owner:

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Erica Mamlock Age: 18
Drivers Address: Ottumwa, IA
Vehicle Description: 2004 Chevy Impala
Vehicle Damage: $5,000
Vehicle Owner:

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Both vehicles were northbound in the 3100 block of 310th Ave. The Impala lost control while approaching the Ram from behind. The Impala sideswiped the Ram causing both vehicles to veer into the ditch.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Erica Mamlock
Address:
Charge: Failure to Maintain Control
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3100 Block of 310th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 12/03/2018 @ 6:20pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Onnie Akridge Age: 65
Drivers Address: Mallard, IA
Vehicle Description: 1996 Dodge Ram
Vehicle Damage: $4,000
Vehicle Owner:

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Erica Mamlock Age: 18
Drivers Address: Ottumwa, IA
Vehicle Description: 2004 Chevy Impala
Vehicle Damage: $5,000
Vehicle Owner:

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Both vehicles were northbound in the 3100 block of 310th Ave. The Impala lost control while approaching the Ram from behind. The Impala sideswiped the Ram causing both vehicles to veer into the ditch.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Erica Mamlock
Address:
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: 12-4-18/ 0648 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Howard Woolery Age: 72
Drivers Address: Jackson, Mn
Vehicle Description: 2012 Kia Optima
Vehicle Damage: $2,000.00
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

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

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

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-7 & 21-3
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4100 Mile of M-27
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/30/2018 @ 9:30 AM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Angela Johnson Age: 53
Drivers Address: AURELIA
Vehicle Description: 1995 JEEP WRANGLER
Vehicle Damage: TOTAL LOSS
Vehicle Owner: SAME

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

N/A

ACCIDENT DETAILS

ON NOVEMBER 30TH, 2018 APPROXIMATELY 9:30 AM, THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A VEHICLE ROLL-OVER IN THE 4100 MILE OF M-27. ANGELA JOHNSON WAS DRIVING A 1995 JEEP WRANGLER NORTH WHEN SHE LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE ON ICE ATTEMPTING TO SLOW DOWN. THE VEHICLE ENTERED THE EAST DITCH, ROLLED AND CAME TO REST ON THE DRIVER SIDE. JOHNSON WAS ABLE TO EXIT THE VEHICLE. NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED AND THE VEHICLE IS ESTIMATED TO BE A TOTAL LOSS.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Deputies # 21-10
Date: 11-29-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jeremy Bobzien Age: 33
Persons Address: 3585 100th Ave. Hartley, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-25-18/ 1333 hrs
Location of Arrest: same above
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initated a traffic stop with having prior knowledge of Bobzien having a suspended drivers license and having seen his vehicle operating on the roadway. Upon investigation, it was found Bobzien was operating the vehicle and placed him under arrest. Bobzien was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Bobzien was charged with Driving Under Suspension, No Insurance and Operation w/o Registration, all Simple Misdemeanors. Bobzien was held on a $573.75 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 # 21-7 & 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3000 Mile of M-27
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/28/2018 @ 3:45 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: JUAN RIVERA-DURAN Age: 23
Drivers Address: HARTELY, IA
Vehicle Description: 2004 PONTIC VAN
Vehicle Damage: DRIVER SIDE-$2,000
Vehicle Owner: CUSTOM TAPE AND TEXTURE

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

N/A

ACCIDENT DETAILS

ON NOVEMBER 29TH, 2018 APPROXIMATELY 8:29 AM, THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A VEHCILE IN THE DITCH IN THE 3000 MILE OF M-27. UPON INVESTIGATION, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT JUAN RIVERA-DURAN WAS DRIVING A 2004 PONTIC VAN SOUTH IN THE 3000 MILE OF M-27 THE DAY PRIOR, NOVEMBER 28TH, 2018. RIVERA-DURAN LOST CONTROL AND THE VEHICLE ENTERED THE WEST DITCH, ROLLED OVER ON ON THE DRIVER SIDE AND CAME TO REST ON THE WHEELS. DAMAGE TO THE VEHICLE IS ESTIMATED AT $2,000. RIVERA-DURAN WAS CITED FOR FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: JUAN RIEVERA-DURAN
Address: HARTLEY, IA
Charge: FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL
Citation issued: XXX
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2500 Block Highway 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/28/2018 @ 7:10pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Zachary Petersen Age: 21
Drivers Address: Milford, IA
Vehicle Description: 2009 Dodge Ram
Vehicle Damage: Total Loss
Vehicle Owner:

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Lucio Pena Age: 27
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2006 Chevy Malibu
Vehicle Damage: Total Loss
Vehicle Owner:

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

INJURIES

Driver & Passenger of #1 were transported by ambulance to Spencer Hospital and treated for injuries.
Driver & Passenger of #2 were transported to Spencer Hospital by Ambulance then Life Flighted to Avera in Sioux Falls. The child in #2 was believed to be uninjured and later released to family at the hospital.

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The Dodge Ram was westbound on Highway 18. The Chevy Malibu was eastbound on Highway 18. The Malibu lost control on the 100% ice covered road and then entered into the westbound lane. The Malibu and Ram collided head on.

1st responders used mechanical means to remove the driver of the Malibu. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Everly and Dickens first responders as well as the Spencer Fire and Spencer Ambulance.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Charges are pending
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1700 Block Highway 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/28/2018 @ 4:00pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Jazmine Roos Age: 18
Drivers Address: Sioux Falls, SD
Vehicle Description: 2004 Dodge Ram
Vehicle Damage: $7,000
Vehicle Owner:

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Brian Bargstadt Age: 56
Drivers Address: Randolph, NE
Vehicle Description: 2003 Freightliner
Vehicle Damage: $10,000
Vehicle Owner:

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

INJURIES

Driver of Ram was transported to the Spencer Hospital for Possible Injuries

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The Dodge Ram was attempting to make a U-Turn on Highway 18. The Freightliner was westbound on Highway 18. The Freightliner attempted to stop once it realized the Ram was spinning on the 100% ice covered road as it attempted to make the U-Turn. The Freightliner started to lose control of the fully loaded trailer as it attempted to stop. The Ram was unable to gain any speed and was rear ended by the Freightliner. The Ram was sent into the north crop field.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Charges are pending
Deputies # 21-5
Date: 11-28-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Dale Koenig Age:
Persons Address: 3235 440th St Gillet Grove
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-27-18 @ 23:51
Location of Arrest: 3235 440th St Gillet Grove
Arrest Charge: Domestic Abuse Assualt 1st, Possession of a Controlled Subtance-Meth, Criminal Mischief 5th.
Details of Arrest: On November 27th a Clay County Deputy was dispatched to 3235 440th St for a domestic dispute. Once arriving on scene the deputy made contact with Dale Koenig. Koenig was placed under arrest. Methamphetamine was found on Koenigs person. Koenig was transported to the Clay County Jail and charged with Domestic Abuse Assualt 1st, Possession of a Controlled Subtance-Meth, Criminal Mischief 5th and held on no 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 # 21-8, 21-3, 21-5, 21-11
Date: 11-27-2018

COMPLAINTS

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Address:
Address of Complaint:
Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Michael James Jones, Jon Scott Dallman Age: 52, 58
Persons Address: 4212 310th Avenue
Date/Time of Arrest: 11/27/18 @ 7:40 PM
Location of Arrest: 4240 310th Avenue
Arrest Charge: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Controlled Substance-(Marijuana, Methamphetamine), Possession of Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver-Methamphetamine, Fail to Yield to Emergency Vehicle, Driving While Revoked.
Details of Arrest: Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle that Jon Dallman was operating. Dallman had valid warrants for his arrest. Dallman failed to pull over for Deputies and attempted to evade them. Dallman eventually stopped and was taken into custody for his warrants. Dallman was charged with Driving While Revoked, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine, and Operation without an Interlock Device. Michael Jones was a passenger inside the vehicle. Jones was arrested for an outstanding arrest warrant. Upon further investigation, Clay County's K9 unit located several drug related items that had been thrown from the vehicle during the pursuit. With the help of the K9 unit, Michael Jones was charged with Possession with Intent to deliver Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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: 11-25-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Drew lane
Age: 26
Persons Address: Peterson, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-24-18/ 1209 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3600 mile of 200th Avenue
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop with having prior knowledge of Lane having a suspended drivers license. Upon making contact, Lane was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Lane was charged with No Insurance and Driving Under Suspension, both Simple Misdemeanors. Lane was released on a $573.75 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 # 21-7
Date: 11/25/2018

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: DANIEL WILSON
Age: 56
Persons Address: FOSTORIA, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 11/24/2018
Location of Arrest: 3600 MILE OF N-14
Arrest Charge: WARRANTS-FAILURE TO APPEAR x2, FORGERY x2, THEFT 3RD DEGREE, ID THEFT UNDER $1,000 x2
Details of Arrest: ON NOVEMBER 24, 2018, A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY OBSERVED DANIEL WILSON WALKING NEAR THE ROAD IN FOSTORIA, IA. AFTER CONFIRMING THE ARREST WARRANTS WERE VAILD, THE DEPUTY ATTEMPTED TO MAKE CONTACT WITH WILSON. WILSON ATTEMPTED TO FLEE AND LEAD THE DEPUTY ON A SHORT FOOT PURSUIT, WHERE WILSON WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST IN THE BACKYARD OF HIS RESIDENCE IN FOSTORIA WITHOUT FURTHER INCIDENT. WILSON WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CLAY COUNTY JAIL AND HELD ON A $7,000 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 # 21-10/ 21-1/ 21-2/ 21-6/ 21-7
Date: 11-23-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Thomas Myers
Age: 61
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-20-18/ 1512 hrs
Location of Arrest: 1739 Hwy. 18 Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Domestic Abuse Assault-Simple
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff's Office received a complaint if a domestic disturbance. Upon Deputies arrival, an investigation was conducted and it was found Myers had assaulted his wife. Myers was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Myers was charged with Domestic Abuse Assault (Simple), a Simple Misdemeanor and was held to appear before a Magistrate.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-7
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 300 Blk of Main St., Everly, IA
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/20/2018 8:20 AM
1st VEHICLE
Drivers name: Joshua Smith Age: 34
Drivers Address: Logansport, IN
Vehicle Description: Blue 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Vehicle Damage: Minor Front End Damage Vehicle Owner:
2" VEHICLE
Drivers Name: Age:
Drivers Address:
Vehicle Description: 2011 MA Sorento
Vehicle Damage: Minor Rear Quarter Panel Vehicle Owner:
IF ANY OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED....SEE ATTACHED 2ND NEWS RELEASE
INJURIES
ACCIDENT DETAILS
Smith was attempting to park in front of 304 Main St., in Everly when the vehicle hit a patch of ice and slide into a parked vehicle. Both vehicles sustained minor damage.
CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 11-20-18

COMPLAINTS

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Address:
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Date Complaint Reported:
Date Complaint Occurred:
Type of Complaint:
Details of Complaint:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Terrance Gibbs Age: 18
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-19-18/ 1913 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant -orig charge Poss. of Drug Paraphernalia
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted an arrest warrant check on Gibbs at his residence and was later contacted by Gibbs to arrange a meeting to turn himself in at the Clay County Sheriff's Office. Gibbs met a Deputy and was taken into custody w/o incident. Gibbs was served the warrant and was held on a $300.00 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 # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 490th St / 320th Ave
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11/15/18 @ 4:50pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Michael Kunath Age: 30
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2003 Chevy Tahoe
Vehicle Damage: $8,000 – Total Loss
Vehicle Owner: Same

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Jeffery Mohr Age: 58
Drivers Address: Webb, IA
Vehicle Description: 2001 Dodge Durango
Vehicle Damage: $10,000 – Total Loss
Vehicle Owner: Patti Mohr

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

INJURIES – Minor to both drivers


ACCIDENT DETAILS – Mohr was northbound on 320th Ave and Kunath was eastbound on 490th St. Both vehicles collided at the intersection. Mohr broadsided Kunath on the driver’s side causing both vehicles to enter the ditch. Mohr failed to yield the right of way at an uncontrolled intersection. Only minor injuries were reported.



CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Jeffery Mohr
Address: Webb
Charge: Failure to Yield the Right of Way
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2900 mile of Hwy. 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11-15-18/ 1727 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Jenny Drost Age: 37
Drivers Address: Spencer, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2012 Dodge Dart
Vehicle Damage: $3,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Curtis Drost

2nd VEHICLE

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

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

INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling west in the 2900 mile of Hwy. 18 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: 11-15-18

COMPLAINTS

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

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Sarah Graves Age: 33
Persons Address: Hartley, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-14-18/ 1058 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3500 mile of 200th Ave.
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension
Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a traffic violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Graves, had a suspended drivers license. Graves was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Graves was charged with Dark Windows, No Insurance and Driving Under Suspension, all Simple Misdemeanors. Graves was released on a $573.75 cash or surety bond.

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Deputies # 21-10
Date: 11-15-18
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Persons Name: Carl Leggett Age: 55
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-14-18/ 1429 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Failure to Appear to Serve Prison Sentence
Details of Arrest: Leggett was picked up in Emmetsburg and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Leggett was served the warrant and is currently being held w/o bond.

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DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2700 mile of 170th Avenue
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11-9-18/ 1723 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Cain Hanson Age: 16
Drivers Address: Milford, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2003 Chevy Silverado Pickup
Vehicle Damage: $1,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Gregory Hanson

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INJURIES

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ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling north in the 2700 mile of 170th Avenue and struck a deer that entered the roadway.

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DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3500 mile of 240th Avenue
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11-09-18/ 1915 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Mark Van Roekel Age: 56
Drivers Address: Sioux Center, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2002 Dodge Caravan
Vehicle Damage: $1,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Same Above

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INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

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

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DEPUTIES # 21-10
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 240th Avenue and 420th St.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 11-09-18

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Tracy Mccallum Age: 33
Drivers Address: Hartley, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 1996 Chevy Tahoe
Vehicle Damage: $2,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Marcy Mccallum

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INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 unsafely backed south in the 4100 mile of 240th Avenue and backed southeast onto 420th St. Unit 1 drove north and onto the edge of the northeast ditch, lost control and rolled onto its top and came to rest facing west.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Tracy Mccallum
Address: Hartley, Iowa
Charge: Failure to Maintain Control
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-1
Date: 11/08/18

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Persons Name: Mark Keniston Age: 29
Persons Address: Emmetsburg, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 11/08/18 11:00 AM
Location of Arrest: Palo Alto County
Arrest Charge: Warrants for Possession with intent to deliver, marijuana and methamphetamine, failure to affix drug tax stamp and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Details of Arrest: Keniston was arrested in Palo Alto County and transported to the Clay County Jail. The warrants stemmed from charges from the Spencer Police Department.

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Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: $50,000 bond
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Deputies # 21-1 21-3 21-6
Date: 11/8/18

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Persons Name: Casey Mote
Age: 35
Persons Address: Sioux City, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 11/08/18 08:11 AM
Location of Arrest: 1600 mile B40
Arrest Charge: possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, driving while suspended and speeding
Details of Arrest: On 11/08/18 the Clay County Sheriff initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for speeding. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Casey Mote and his driver’s license was found to be suspended for nonpayment of Iowa fines. Mote was also wanted out of Woodbury Co for three active warrants. Mote gave consent to search the vehicle and marijuana with drug paraphernalia were located in the vehicle. Mote was taken to the Clay County jail and held on $6000 bond from Woodbury and $1000 bond from the Clay County Charges. This case is still under investigation.
Deputies # 21-10
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Persons Name: Lezly Boblit Age: 42
Persons Address: Royal, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 11-6-18/ 701 hrs
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (2nd)
Details of Arrest: On October 18th, 2018 at approximately 1413 hrs, the Clay County Sheriff's Office received a complaint of a vehicle in the ditch. Upon arrival, it was found the ditch was on fire and the car had been slightly burned. During the investigation, it was found the driver, Lezly Boblit, had been consuming alcoholic beverages and due to possible injuries, Boblit was transported to the Spencer E.R. for treatment. The Clay County Sheriff's Office continued their investigation for Operating While Intoxicated at the Spencer E.R. and had requested a urine specimen for chemical testing. Upon receiving the test results from the Department of Criminal Investigation, it was found Boblit had been Operating while Intoxicated. Boblit met with a Deputy at the Clay County Sheriff's Office on the morning of November 6th, 2018, and was taken into custody. Boblit was charged with O.W.I. (2nd) an Aggravated Misdemeanor, Open Container and Failure to Maintain Control, both Simple Misdemeanors. Boblit was held to appear before the Magistrate.

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Deputies # 21-5
Date: 11-5-18

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Persons Name: Nathan Ehrig Age: 37
Persons Address: Emmetsburg
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Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Theft Second Degree Clay County Warrant
Details of Arrest: On November 4th 2018 at 3:30 P.M. a Clay County Deputy Transported Ehrig from the Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office to the Clay County Jail, for a Clay County Warrant. The warrant was for Second Degree Theft. Once at the Jail Ehrig was served the warrant. Ehrig is held on a $5,000.00 cash or surety bond.

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DEPUTIES # 21-9
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DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 10/31/18 @5:30pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Gabriella Carpenter Age: 16
Drivers Address: Royal, IA
Vehicle Description: 05 Chevrolet Silverado
Vehicle Damage: Total Loss
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INJURIES

Suspected Minor

ACCIDENT DETAILS

A Black 05 Chevrolet Silverado was southbound in the 3600 block of 150th Ave. An animal ran out into the road. The driver Gabriella Carpenter of Royal swerved to miss the animal causing her to lose control of her vehicle. Carpenter entered the west ditch and rolled the vehicle. Minor injuries were reported.

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Deputies # 21-10/ 21-9/ 21-31/ 21-27
Date: 11-1-18

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Persons Name: Nichole Burch Age: 36
Persons Address: Hartley, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 10-31-18/ 1704 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 2100 mile of Hwy. 18
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Violation of Probation
Details of Arrest: A Spencer Police Officer had seen Burch driving a white Chevy Uplander and got caught in traffic and notified a Clay County Deputy of her direction of travel. The Clay County Deputy located the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle with having prior knowledge of the driver, Burch, having a Clay County warrant for her arrest. Upon making contact with Burch, the arrest warrant was confirmed and Burch was placed under arrest. A search of the vehicle was conducted and an open container was located. Burch was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Burch was served the arrest warrant and was charged with Open Container, a Simple Misdemeanor and was held on a $2,000.00 cash only bond for the warrant and a $472.50 cash or surety bond on the open container violation. The Clay County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department.

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DEPUTIES # 21-10/ 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 300th St. and 130th Ave.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 10-31-18/ 1321 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Matthew Mayou Age: 28
Drivers Address: Terril, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2013 Chevy Silverado K2500 Pickup
Vehicle Damage: $3,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Ag Partners

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Jacob Pearson Age: 40
Drivers Address: Algona, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2007 Freightliner Semi
Vehicle Damage: $200.00
Vehicle Owner: J. F. Edwards Construction

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INJURIES

none

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was following Unit 2 south bound in the 2900 mile of 130th Ave. The driver of Unit 1 saw Unit 2 had a right turn signal on to turn west onto 300th St. Unit 2 pulled into the north bound lane to make a wide turn. Unit 1 continued south and saw Unit 2 turning west onto 300th St. Unit 1 slowed, turned west through the northwest corner of the ditch to avoid colliding with Unit 2 and struck Unit 2’s trailer.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Matthew Mayou
Address: Terril, Iowa
Charge: Fail to Stop in Assured Clear Distance
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 10-31-18

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Persons Name: Jereca Schroder Age: 27
Persons Address: Cherokee, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 10-31-18
Location of Arrest: Cherokee County Jail
Arrest Charge: Clay County Arrest Warrant-Prbation Violation
Details of Arrest: Schroder was turned over to the custody of Clay County Sheriff's Office on the Clay County Arrest Warrant. Schroder was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident and is currently being held ona $5,000.00 cash only bond.

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DEPUTIES # 21-10/ 21-2/ D.O.T. #405
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 1400 mile of Hwy. 18
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 10-31-18/ 0720 hrs.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Joel Pedersen Age: 62
Drivers Address: Spencer, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2008 Toyota Prius
Vehicle Damage: $3,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Same

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Jacqueline Stoltz Age: 66
Drivers Address: Hartley, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2012 Chrysler Town and Country
Vehicle Damage: $8,000
Vehicle Owner: Same

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Unit 1 was traveling west in the 1400 mile of Hwy. 18 and struck a deer that entered the roadway from the south ditch. Unit 2 was traveling east in the 1400 mile of Hwy. 18 and struck the deer that Unit 1 had just hit.

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