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


Deputy # 21-8
Date: 9-11-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Cody Lee John Taylor Age: 34
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On September 11, 2019 at approximately 10:00 a.m., Taylor was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Stalking, Harassment 3rd Degree, Violation of no Contact Order, and Careless Driving. Bond was set at No Bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 9-4-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Danielle Flannegan Age: 39
Persons Address: Curlew, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-31-19 @ 10:55pm.
Location of Arrest: 2500 mile of Hwy. 18
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 that the driver, Danielle Flannegan, had a suspended drivers license. Flannegan was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail. Flannegan was charged with Driving Under Suspension, No Insurance and Failure to Carry Registration Card, all Simple 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
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 110th Ave and 440th St.
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 8/30/2019 at 10:36 PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: DONATHON RODGERS Age: 36
Drivers Address: CHEROKEE, IA
Vehicle Description: 2011 GMC ACADIA DENALI
Vehicle Damage: FIRE
Vehicle Owner: DONATHON RODGERS


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

INJURIES

N/A

ACCIDENT DETAILS

ON AUGUST 30TH, 2019 APPROXIMATELY 10:23 PM, THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS CALLED TO 110TH AVE AND 440TH STREET FOR A CAR FIRE. RODGERS ADIVSED HE SMELLED SMOKE AND PULLED OVER. RODGERS ALSO NOTICED FLAMES COMING FROM UNDER THE DASH. RODGERS WAS ABLE TO EXIT THE VEHICLE SAFELY WITH NO INJURIES AND THE VEHICLE QUICKLY BECAME ENGULFED. THE VEHICLE WAS A TOTAL LOSS. THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS ASSISTED ON SCENE BY ROYAL FIRE AND RESCUE AND PETERSON FIRE.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT
Deputies # 21-11
Date: 8/30/19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Randy Wise Age:
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/30/19 2:10PM
Location of Arrest: 3100MI Hwy 71
Arrest Charge: Driving While License Suspended

Details of Arrest: Wise was pulled over for a traffic violation and was found to have a suspended license through Iowa. Wise was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail.

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 # 21-4, 21-1, & 21-2
Date: 8/29/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Nicholaus Quail Age: 45
Persons Address: Spencer
Date/Time of Arrest: August 29, 2019 @ 12:05 pm
Location of Arrest: Country Villa Trailer Court
Arrest Charge: Disorderly conduct
Details of Arrest: On August 29, 2019 at approximately 12:05 pm, the Clay County Sheriff's Office received a call about an assault that occurred at the Country Villa Trailer Court between Michael Quail and Nicholaus Quail. After further investigation, both were arrested for disorderly conduct. Michael was also charged with assualt while displaying a dangerous weapon.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: X
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-4, 21-1, & 21-2
Date: 8/29/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Michael Quail Age: 53
Persons Address: Spencer
Date/Time of Arrest: August 29, 2019 @ 12:05 pm
Location of Arrest: Country Villa Trailer Court
Arrest Charge: Assault while displaying a dangerous weapon & disorderly conduct
Details of Arrest: On August 29, 2019 at approximately 12:05 pm, the Clay County Sheriff's Office received a call about an assault that occurred at the Country Villa Trailer Court between Michael Quail and Nicholaus Quail. After further investigation, both were arrested for disorderly conduct. Michael was also charged with assualt while displaying a dangerous weapon.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-5
Date: 8-25-2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Terry Morfitt Age: 45
Location of Arrest: Clay County Sheriff's Office
Details of Arrest: On Sunday, August 25th, 2019 at approximately 10:00 p.m., Terry Morfitt of Spencer, Ia was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation. Bond was set at $5,000 Cash-only.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-5
Date: 8-25-2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Terry Morfitt Age: 45
Location of Arrest: Clay County Sheriff's Office
Details of Arrest: On Sunday, August 25th, 2019 at approximately 10:00 p.m., Terry Morfitt of Spencer, Ia was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation. Bond was set at $5,000 Cash-only.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 250th Avenue and 380th Street
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: August 25, 2019 @ 11:45 am

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Kyle Bruns Age: 28
Drivers Address: Aurelia, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2014 Dodge Dart
Vehicle Damage: Severe, Totaled
Vehicle Owner: Kyle Bruns

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Sarah Rinken Age: 36
Drivers Address: Spencer
Vehicle Description: 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan
Vehicle Damage: Severe, Disabling
Vehicle Owner: United States Postal Service

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

INJURIES

Minor

ACCIDENT DETAILS

On August 25, 2019 at approximately 11:45 am, Rinken was traveling northbound through the intersection of 250th Avenue and 380th Street, and was struck by Bruns, who was traveling eastbound through the same intersection. Both drivers were observed medical personnel for minor injuries.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Dickens Fire & Rescue, the Spencer Hospital Ambulance, and Bud’s Service.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Kyle Bruns
Address: Aurelia, Iowa
Charge: Failure to yield to vehicle on right
Citation issued: X Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 8-24-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Alissa Kaye Dykstra Age: 36
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-24-19 @ 5:30 a.m.
Location of Arrest: 10 Block of 10th St. SW in Spencer
Arrest Charge: Driving While Suspended
Details of Arrest: On August 24, 2019 at approximately 5:30 a.m. a deputy observed a traffic violation. The deputy conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle. During the course of the stop it was discovered that the driver Alissa Dykstra was driving her vehicle while her license was Suspended. She 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: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-3
Date: 8/23/19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: CALEB DEAN BREWER Age: 33
Persons Address: MARATHON, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8/23/19 @ 7:44PM
Location of Arrest: BOYDEN/MAIN ST, WEBB IA
Arrest Charge: POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNAILIA/ DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED (X2)
Details of Arrest: A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY OBSERVED CALEB BREWER DRIVING A RED DODGE DART IN WEBB. THE DEPUTY KNEW BREWER HAS A SUSPENDED DRIVERS LICENSE AND INITIATED A TRAFFIC STOP ON THE VEHICLE. BREWER WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED AND DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION BREWER WAS FOUND TO BE IN 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 # 21-1, 21-6
Date: 08/21/19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Kilpatrick, Nayland Age: 46
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 08/21/19 3:44 PM
Location of Arrest: W 12th st and Grand Ave, Spencer.
Arrest Charge: No valid driver’s license, no insurance, and possession of a controlled substance, marijuana
Details of Arrest: The Clay County Sheriff stopped a driver of a vehicle who was not wearing his seat belt. During the stop it was determined the driver, Nayland Kilpatrick did not have a valid driver’s license. Further investigation revealed Kilpatrick was in possession of a controlled substance, believed to be marijuana. Kilpatrick was taken to the Clay County jail and held on a $1000 bond. The Clay County sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department.
DEPUTIES # 21-11
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2700MI Hwy 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 8/21/19 9:31PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: 17yr old Male Age:
Drivers Address: Milford, IA
Vehicle Description: 02 Chevy S10 Pickup
Vehicle Damage: $3000
Vehicle Owner: Jason Simpson

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

INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS: 17yr old male stated he fell asleep while he was northbound on Hwy 71. The male entered the east ditch, hit a culver and went airborne. The vehicle came back to the ground and entered a corn field knocking down several rows of corn. The vehicle then left the field and eventually re-entered the roadway and left the scene. Law Enforcement made contact with the male at his residence in Milford.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 8-21-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Anthony Porter Age: 33
Persons Address: Pocahontas, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-18-19/ 1603 hrs
Location of Arrest: 4600 mile of Hwy. 71
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a speeding violation and upon investigation, it was found that the driver, Anthony Porter, had a suspended drivers license. Porter was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Porter was charged with Speeding and Driving Under Suspension, both Simple Misdemeanors. Porter was released on a $566.25 cash or surety bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: XXX
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 8-21-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Michael Eaton Age: 46
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 8-21-19 at approximately 0756 hrs, Eaton was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Contempt of Court. Bond was set at $300.00 cash or surety. Eaton was held to appear before the Magistrate.
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 8-21-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Talen Buchanan Age: 25
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 8-18-19 at approximately 1248 hrs, Buchanan was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Assault Causing Serious Injury, a Class "D" Felony. Bond was set at $5,000.00 cash or surety.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 8-21-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Martin Laris Ornelas Age: 35
Persons Address: West Des Moines, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-18-19/ 0944 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 4700 mile of Hwy. 71
Arrest Charge: No Drivers License

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initiated a traffic stop for a speeding violation and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Martin Laris Ornelas, had no drivers license. Laris Ornelas was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Laris Ornelas was charged with Speeding and No Drivers License, both Simple Misdemeanors and was held on a $472.50 cash or surety bond.
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 8-17-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Christian George Age: 33
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On August 17th, 2019 at approximately 12:53 p.m., Christian George was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation and Theft and Criminal Mischief. Bond was set at $5,300.00 cash or surety.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-9
Date: 08/13/19

ARRESTS:

Location of Arrest: 1800 Block of 280th St.
Arrest Charge:

Details of Arrest: On Tuesday August 13th a Clay County Deputy performed a traffic stop west of Fostoria on a 96 Ford Ranger being driven by Wesley Hanson (19) of Ocheydan, IA. Before bringing the vehicle to a stop, Hanson switched seats with his passenger, Ashlie Hackney (18) of Ocheydan in an attempt to deceive the deputy. Hanson and Hackney were placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail. Hanson and Hackney were both charged with Harassment of a Public Official. Hanson was also charged with Speed and Driving While Suspended.

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

Deputy # 21-4
Date: 8/15/2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Mason Evans Age: 22
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On August 15, 2019 at approximately 2:15 pm, Mason Evans was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for violation of probation. Bond was set at $2000 - cash or surety.


Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # Mehan 21-5
Date: 8-5-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jason Woodard Age: 46
Persons Address: 1112 9th Street - Milford, IA - 51351
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-6-2019 @ 1:00 a.m.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Violation of Protective Order

Details of Arrest: On August 6th, 2019 at approximately 1:00 a.m., the Clay County Sheriff's Office discovered that Jason Woodard violated a No Contact Protection Order while being held in jail. Woodard asked an individual not being held in the jail to make contact with the protected party. Woodard was charged with Violation of a Protection Order and is currently awaiting his initial appearance before a judge.

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
Date: 8/9/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Bryan Flowers Jr. Age: 29

Persons Address: Logan, OH
Date/Time of Arrest: August 6, 2019 @ 7:15 am
Location of Arrest: 230th Avenue and 365th Street
Arrest Charge: Failure to affix drug tax stamp, Operating while intoxicated - 1st Offense, Possession of a controled substance - Methamphetamine - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - Marijuana - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - Other Drug - 1st Offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Details of Arrest: On August 6, 2019 at approximately 06:30 am, the Clay County Sheriff's Office was called to the intersection of 230th Avenue and 365th Street in reference to a male who was unconsious in his vehicle. Upon arrival, law enforcement and medical personel met with Bryan Flowers Jr., the driver of a 2017 Dodge Ram. Upon further investigation, it was determined Flowers was under the influence of narcotics. Flowers was placed under arrest for operating while intoxicated - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - methamphetamine - 1st offense, possession of a controlled substance - marijuana - 1st offense, possession of a controled substance - other drug - 1st offense, failure to affix drug tax stamp, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department, Spencer Hospital Amblance, and Bud's Service.

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 # 21-8, 21-3
Date: 8-11-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Lemarr Vontae Kelly Age: 33
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-11-19 @ 2:17 a.m.
Location of Arrest: 10 Block of W. 2nd Street in Spencer
Arrest Charge: Driving While Suspended, OWI 2nd Offense, Interference With Official Acts.

Details of Arrest: On August 11, 2019 at approximately 2:17 a.m. a deputy was in the alley behind Pour Judgement in Spencer on another call. While in the alley a vehicle came speeding through the alley the wrong way. As the deputy tried to approach the driver, the driver fled the scene. The deputy recognized the driver to be Lemarr Kelly. Kelly was apprehended a short time later at his residence. Kelly's License was Suspended, and was found to be driving his vehicle while intoxicated. The Sheriffs Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-8, 21-5
Date: 8-10-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Scott Alan Engelke Age: 50
Persons Address: Aurelia, Ia
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-10-19 @ 4:24 a.m.
Location of Arrest: 4300 Mile of Highway 71.
Arrest Charge: Driving While Suspended, Speeding, Possession of a Controlled Substance-Marijuana, Possession of Controlled Substance-Methamphetamine, Possession of Contraband in a Correctional Facility-Controlled Substance, Possession of Contraband in a Controlled Facility-Drug Paraphernalia.

Details of Arrest: On August 10, 2019 at approximately 4:24 a.m. a deputy stopped Engelke for a speeding violation. During the stop it was discovered that Engelke's license was suspended. He was placed under arrest. During the stop it was discovered that Engelke possessed a device used for consuming a marijuana product. He was then transported to the jail. At the Clay County Jail, Engelke had concealed a Methamphetamine pipe and Methamphetamine on him. A Clay County jailer had discovered these items from Engelke.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-3
Date: 8/10/19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Daniel Hans Wilson Age: 37
Location of Arrest: Milford, IA

Details of Arrest: On 8/10/19 at approximately 5:11p.m, Daniel Wilson was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violaiton of Probation, Failure to Appear and Failure to serve a 7 day mittimus. Bond was set at No Bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-4
Date: 8/6/2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Juan Perez Age: 19
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On August 6, 2019 at approximately 1:40 pm, Juan Perez was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for probation violation. Bond was set at $2000 - cash only.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-4
Date: 8/9/2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Daniel Amador Jr. Age: 18
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On August 9, 2019 at approximately 7:00 am, Daniel Amador Jr. was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for 3rd Degree Harassment. Bond was set at $300 - cash or surety.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond: X
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # Mehan 21-5
Date: 8-9-2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: John W. Stone Age: 48
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On Friday, August 9th, 2019, at approximately 5:25 p.m., John W. Stone of Laurens, Ia was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation. Bond was set at $2000 Cash-Only.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # Mehan 21-5
Date: 8-9-2019

Arrest:

Persons Name: Jaydee T. Carney Age: 33
Location of Arrest: Clay County Sheriff's Office

Details of Arrest: On Friday, August 9th, 2019, at approximately 5:20 p.m., Jaydee Carney of Spencer, Ia was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation and Failure to Pay Child Support. Bond was set at $2000 Cash-only and $500 Cash-or-Surety for the two warrants .

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-4
Date: 8/9/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Bryan Flowers Jr. Age: 29
Persons Address: Logan, OH
Date/Time of Arrest: August 6, 2019 @ 7:15 am
Location of Arrest: 230th Avenue and 365th Street
Arrest Charge: Failure to affix drug tax stamp, Operating while intoxicated - 1st Offense, Possession of a controled substance - Methamphetamine - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - Marijuana - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - Other Drug - 1st Offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Details of Arrest: On August 6, 2019 at approximately 06:30 am, the Clay County Sheriff's Office was called to the intersection of 230th Avenue and 365th Street in reference to a male who was unconsious in his vehicle. Upon arrival, law enforcement and medical personel met with Bryan Flowers Jr., the driver of a 2017 Dodge Ram. Upon further investigation, it was determined Flowers was under the influence of narcotics. Flowers was placed under arrest for operating while intoxicated - 1st Offense, possession of a controlled substance - methamphetamine - 1st offense, possession of a controlled substance - marijuana - 1st offense, possession of a controled substance - other drug - 1st offense, failure to affix drug tax stamp, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department, Spencer Hospital Amblance, and Bud's Service.

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: 8-8-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Faith Brotherson Age: 44
Persons Address: Odebolt, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-7-19/ 2243 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3500 mile of 140th Ave.
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (2nd)

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a 2005 Buick Lacrosse, driven by Faith Brotherson of Odebolt, IA. During the course of stop the deputy suspected Brotherson of being under the influence of alcohol. After further investigation it was determined that she was operating the vehicle while intoxicated and placed under arrest. Brotherson was transported to the Clay County Jail where she was charged with O.W.I. (2nd), an Aggravated Misdemeanor and was held to appear before the 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 # Mehan 21-5
Date: 8-5-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Angela Jean Caskey Age: 29
Persons Address: 1713 3rd Ave W - Spencer, Ia - 51301
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-5-2019 @ 10:00 p.m.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Sheriff's Office
Arrest Charge: Plymouth County Arrest Warrant - Violation of Probation - Possession of Controlled Substance - 2nd Offense

Details of Arrest: On Monday, August 5th, 2019, at 10:00 p.m. the Clay County Sheriff's Office arrested Angela Caskey (29) of Spencer, Ia on a valid Plymouth County arrest warrant, original charge of Violation of Probation - Possession of Controlled Substance. Caskey was able to provide the $2000 cash or surety bond and was subsequently released with a court date. No other charges at this time.

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 / 21-4
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4100 mile of Hwy. 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 8-3-19/ 8:42 a.m.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: James Barglof Age: 80
Drivers Address: Spencer, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2006 Dodge Grand Caravan
Vehicle Damage: $3,500.00
Vehicle Owner: Same above

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Juvenile male Age: 16
Drivers Address: Sioux Rapids, Iowa
Vehicle Description: 2005 Chevy Monte Carlo
Vehicle Damage: $3,500.00
Vehicle Owner:

INJURIES

Barglof was transported by the Spencer Ambulance to the Spencer Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

ACCIDENT DETAILS

The Dodge Caravan was stopped, facing north in the 4100 mile of Hwy. 71 waiting to turn into a farm drive. The Monte Carlo was northbound approaching the Caravan from behind when it failed stop, rear-ending the Caravan.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Spencer Ambulance, Royal Fire and Rescue, and Bud’s Service.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: 16 year old juvenile male
Address: Sioux Rapids, Iowa
Charge: Failure to Stop in Assured and Safe Distance
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-10/ 21-4/ 21-11/ 21-23
Date: 8-4-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Crayton Heinrichs Age: 40
Persons Address: Fostoria, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-4-19/ 1625 hrs
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: P.C.S.-Methamphetamine

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy performed a traffic stop on Clayton Heinrichs of Fostoria, IA. It was discovered Heinrichs had three valid Clay County Warrants for his arrest. The warrants were for Violation of Probation, Contempt of Court, and Failing to Appear to Serve a Mandatory 7 day Mittimus. Heinrichs was placed under arrest and transported to the Clay County Jail. Heinrichs was also charged with No Insurance, Operating a Non-Registered Vehicle and Fraudulent Use of Registration.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office's K-9 Unit was called to assist which then led to a search warrant being granted for Heinrichs vehicle. Upon executing the search warrant, a crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were located.

Heinrichs was charged with P.C.S.-Methamphetamine (2nd), an Aggravated Misdemeanor and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Simple Misdemeanor. Heinrichs 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: 8-4-19

ARRESTS:
Persons Name: Jesus Rivera-Aguilar Age: 22
Persons Address: Omaha, Nebraska
Date/Time of Arrest: 8-3-19/ 1035 hrs
Location of Arrest: 4800 mile of Hwy. 71
Arrest Charge: No Drivers License

Details of Arrest: Jesus Rivera-Aguilar of Omaha, NE was stopped by a Clay County Deputy on Saturday August 8th. During the stop it was discovered he did not possess a valid drivers license. Rivera-Aguilar was arrested and transported to the Clay County Jail where he was charged with Speeding, No Insurance and No Drivers License.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-4
Date: July 31, 2019
Arrest:
Persons Name: Austin Chinn Age: 20
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail

Details of Arrest: On July 31, 2019 at approximately 9:15 pm, Austin Chinn was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for theft in the 4th degree. Bond was set at $1,500 cash or surety.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-11
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4600MI Hwy 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 8/2/19 @ 8:34PM

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Matthew George Age:
Drivers Address: Sioux City, IA
Vehicle Description: 2011 Ford Taurus
Vehicle Damage: $5,000 Approx.
Vehicle Owner: Thomas George

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS:
George was Northbound on Hwy 71 in the 4600MI. George was approaching 2 other vehicles from the rear and began to overtake both vehicles. The 2nd vehicle in line also began to overtake the 1st vehicle. George swerved off the roadway, collided with the bridge guard rail and came to rest on the bank of the creek.
Deputy # 21-3
Date: 7/27/19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Anthony John Knapp Age: 33
Location of Arrest: Dickinson County

Details of Arrest: On 7/27/19 at approximately 7:27 a.m., Anthony Knapp was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for violation of probation. Bond was set at $2,000 cash only.


Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: 
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 7-27-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Gwendolyn Grimm Age: 42
Persons Address: Sioux Rapids, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-27-19 @ 3:45 p.m.
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Arrest Charge: Criminal Mischief 4th Degree

Details of Arrest: Grimm was charged with Criminal Mischief 4th Degree as a result of damaging a cell phone that did not belong to her. She was booked into the Clay County Jail without incident.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released: xx
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 7-26-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Ranae Leeann Steuk Age: 58
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-26-19 @ 4:16 p.m.
Location of Arrest: 1000 Block of E. Milwaukee, Spencer, IA

Arrest Charge: Possession of Controlled Substance-Meth, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Driving While License Suspended
Details of Arrest: A Deputy conducted a traffic stop on Steuk. During the stop it was discovered that her drivers license was Suspended. She was then placed under arrest for Driving While Suspended. Once under arrest Drug Paraphernalia and a substance believed to be Methamphetamine were discovered. She was placed under arrest by the deputy and transported to the Clay County Jail without incidednt

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 7-25-19

COMPLAINTS:

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Israel Arcos Flores Age: 39
Persons Address: Spencer, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-25-19/ 1729 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: Driving Under Suspension

Details of Arrest: While posting bond for an individual being held at the Clay County Jail, Israel Flores was found to have driven to the jail on a suspended license. He was taken into custody and turned over to the Clay County Jail. Flores was charged with Driving While Suspended and No Proof of Insurance.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-24-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Gabriel Sanculi Age: 42
Location of Arrest: 2840 330th Ave.

Details of Arrest: On Sunday, July 21st, 2019 at approximately 1220 hrs, Gabriel Sanculi was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Dickinson County Warrant for Failing to Appear to Serve Jail Time. Bond was set at "No Bond".

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: XXX
DEPUTIES # 21-3, 21-1 21-6
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 3300 mile of 130th avenue
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 7/23/19 @ 8:20 a.m.
1st VEHICLE Driver's name: EMILY JANE WIDVEY
Age:
Drivers Address: EVERLY, IA
Vehicle Description: 2007 TOYOTA SIENNA Vehicle Damage: $1500
Vehicle Owner: EMILY WIDVEY
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INJURIES: POSSIBLE MINOR INJURY

ACCIDENT DETAILS:WIDVEY WAS SOUTHBOUND IN THE 3300 MILE OF 130TH AVENUE WHEN SHE ENTERED THE WEST DITCH AND STRUCK A UTILITY POLE. IT IS BELIEVED WIDVEY WAS SUFFERING FROM A MEDICAL CONDITION WHICH CONTRIBUTED TO THE ACCIDENT.
CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT
Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued:
Placed in Jail: Pending:
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 7-23-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Becky Ann Menke Age: 60
Persons Address: Greenville, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-23-19 @ 9:35 p.m.
Location of Arrest: 1300 block of Main Street Greenville, IA
Arrest Charge: Public Intoxication

Details of Arrest: A Deputy was dispatched to Greenville for a report of an intoxicated female that was walking around trying to start a fight. Menke was located and was found to be intoxicated in a public place. She was placed under arrest by the deputy and transported to the Clay County Jail without incidednt

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-3, 21-1, 21-6
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2400 Mile of 350th Street
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: /22/19 @ 12:36PM

1st VEHICLE

Driver’s name: ANTHONY DANIEL LA FON Age:
Drivers Address: ROLFE, IA
Vehicle Description: 2005 SATURN RELAY
Vehicle Damage: $6500
Vehicle Owner: CAITLYN GORD


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INJURIES:MULTIPLE OCCUPANTS INJURED

ACCIDENT DETAILS: LA FON WAS EASTBOUND IN THE 2400 MILE OF 350TH STREET WHEN HE LOST CONTROL OF HIS VEHICLE AND STRUCK A RAILROAD CROSSING ARM.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: ANTHONY DANIEL LA FON
Address: ROLFE, IA
Charge:
Citation issued:
Placed in Jail: Pending: CHARGES PENDING
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-21-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Jack Quinn Age: 20
Location of Arrest: 201 Church St. Royal, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 7-19-19 at approximately 1645 hrs, Jack Quinn was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Probation. Bond was set at $1,000.00 cash or surety.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond: XXX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2700 BLK HWY 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 7/20/19 4:30pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Gary Wright Age: 60
Drivers Address: Spirit Lake, IA
Vehicle Description: 2012 Honda
Vehicle Damage: $8,000
Vehicle Owner:

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Wright was northbound in the 2700 block of Highway 71. Wright is believed to have fallen asleep while driving. Wright drifted left into the center median striking a culvert. Wright’s vehicle stayed in the median and never involved another vehicle. No injuries were reported.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
DEPUTIES # 21-10/ 21-1/ 21-2
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4700 mile of Hwy. 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 0948 hrs/ 7-16-19

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Tia Nieland Age: 21
Drivers Address: Auburn, Iowa
Vehicle Description: Black 2015 Ford Fusion
Vehicle Damage: $5,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Donald Nieland

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Jose Murillo Figueroa Age: 30
Drivers Address: Mesa, Arizona
Vehicle Description: 2018 Nissan Altima
Vehicle Damage: $10,000.00
Vehicle Owner: Ricardo Murillo Figueroa

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INJURIES: none

ACCIDENT DETAILS:

Unit was traveling south in the 4700 mile of Hwy. 71 and Unit 2 was traveling south behind Unit 1. The driver of Unit 1 saw the uninvolved vehicle in front of her slow very rapidly so she slowed rapidly. The driver of Unit 2 slowed but failed to stop in assured and safe clear distance and rear ended Unit 1.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending: XXX
Deputy # 21-4
Date: 7/19/19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Jesse Partlow Age: 28
Location of Arrest: 4600 mile of 310th Avenue/N14

Details of Arrest: On July 17, 2019 at approximately 8:35 pm, Jesse Partlow was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for violation of parole. Bond was set at no bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: X
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 7-16-19

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name: Paul Hersom
Address: 3455 315th Ave. Ruthven, Iowa
Address of Complaint: same
Date Complaint Reported: 7-15-19
Date Complaint Occurred: 7-15-19
Type of Complaint: Unauthorized Use of a Credit Card
Details of Complaint: Paul reported to the Clay County Sheriff's Office that his 16 year old son stole his credit card and made an unauthorized purchase.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: 16 yr. old juvenile male Age:
Persons Address: 3455 315th Ave.
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-15-19/ 0809 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3455 315th Ave.
Arrest Charge: Unauthorized Use of a Credit Card

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy responded to the complaint and upon investigation, it was found that the 16 year old juvenile male stole his father's credit card and made an unauthorized $40.00 transaction on the internet. The juvenile male was taken in to custody and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. The juvenile male was cited into juvenile court for Theft 5th, a Simple Misdemeanor and Unauthorized Use of a Credit Card, an Aggravated Misdemeanor, and was released to the custody of his father.
Deputies # 21-10
Date: 7-16-19

COMPLAINTS:

Business/Persons Name: Jason Mobley
Address:
Address of Complaint: 280th Ave. and 370th St.- Dickens, Iowa
Date Complaint Reported: 7-7-19
Date Complaint Occurred: 7-7-19
Type of Complaint: Criminal Mischief

Details of Complaint: Mobley reported a suspicious vehicle parked on 370th St. just east of 280th Avenue with a broken window. Upon the arrival of a Clay County Deputy, it was found the front driver side window and the windshield had been damaged. Upon investigation, it was found some time between 5:00-11:20 a.m. someone stopped and damaged the windows to the vehicle. The investigation is ongoing and charges are anticipated. If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact the Clay County Sheriff's Office at 712-262-3221.
Deputies # 21-11
Date: 7/10/19

COMPLAINTS

Date Complaint Occurred: 7/10/19
Type of Complaint: Reckless Driver

Details of Complaint: On above date at approximately 12:18PM the Clay County Sheriff's Office received 2 calls about a reckless driver. Both callers stated the vehicle was all over the road and was in the opposite lane of travel. The 2nd caller watched the vehicle pull into a farm drive in the 1700MI of Hwy 18 and stayed in the area until a deputy could arrive.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Thomas Myers Age:
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/10/19 @ 12:53PM
Location of Arrest: 1700MI Hwy 18
Arrest Charge: OWI 1st Offense

Details of Arrest: Once the deputy arrived on scene it was found that Myers was passed out behind the wheel of his vehicle. Through investigation it was determined that Myers was operating while intoxicated and 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 # 21-10/ 21-23
Date: 7-15-19

COMPLAINTS:

Address of Complaint: Fostoria Area on Hwy. 71
Date Complaint Reported: 7-7-19
Date Complaint Occurred: 7-7-19
Type of Complaint: Disturbance
Details of Complaint: The Clay County Sheriff's Office was advised of a disturbance in an moving motor vehicle in which a male passenger was telling the driver to pull over.

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Laura Schmoranz Age: 52
Persons Address: Dewar, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-7-19/ 1300 hrs
Location of Arrest: 10 block of w. 8th St. in Spencer, Iowa
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (1st), Child Endangerment

Details of Arrest: The Clay County County Sheriff's Office responded to the complaint, located the vehicle in Spencer, Iowa and initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle. Upon investigation, it was found the driver, Schmoranz, and the male passenger, James Bedore, had been having a disagreement and both had been consuming alcoholic beverages. Upon further investigation, Schmoranz was run through field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest. Open containers were located in the vehicle in which Bedore was cited and released. Schmoranz was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Schmoranz was charged with O.W.I. (1st), a Serious Misdemeanor, Open Container, a Simple Misdemeanor and Child Endangerment, 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:
Deputies# 21-11 Date: 7/7/19
ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Micah Aden
Dalton Arrends
Age:
Persons Address:
Aden- Rolfe, IA, Arends- Laurens, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/7/19 @5:47AM Location of Arrest: 3700MI Hwy 71
Arrest Charge: Aden- Possession controlled substance-marijuana, possession drug paraphernalia, driving while license susp.ended, no insurance and speed

Arends- possession controlled substance-meth 2nd offense, possession drug paraphernalia

Details of Arrest: On the above date and time, a deputy stopped a vehicle being operated by Micah Aden for traveling 82MPH in 55MPB zone on Hwy 71. Through investigation it was determined that Aden did not have a valid license nor insurance on the vehicle. Aden was placed under arrest. A passenger in the vehicle, Dalton Arends, was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and was aJso placed under arrest. A search of the vehicle yielded other items of drug paraphernalia, marijuana and meth. The Sheriffs Office was assisted by the Spencer Police Department and Bud's Service

Disposition of Arrested Person: Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
DEPUTIES # 21-8, 21-4, & 21-3
ACCIDENT LOCATION: 4600 mile of Highway 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: July 13, 2019 @ 4:53 pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Bruce Postolka Age: 64
Drivers Address: Sioux Rapids, IA
Vehicle Description: 2011 Buick Lacrosse
Vehicle Damage: Disabling Damage
Vehicle Owner: Bruce Postolka

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Arturo Sanchez Age: 51
Drivers Address: Newell, IA
Vehicle Description: 2005 GMC Envoy
Vehicle Damage: Minor
Vehicle Owner: Zaira Guadalup Martinez Vergara

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INJURIES

None related to accident

ACCIDENT DETAILS

On July 13, 2019 at and approximately 4:53 pm, Sanchez was traveling southbound in the 4600 mile of Highway 71. Postolka was northbound in the same location. Suffering from a pre-existing medical injury, Postolka was in and out of consciousness. Postolka crossed the center line, crossed back to the proper lane, crossed the center line again, and struck Sanchez.
Deputies # 21-7
Date: 7/12/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: BRADLEY DODGE
Age: 55
Persons Address: SPENCER, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/11/2019 @ 10:20 PM
Location of Arrest: 800 BLK OF EAST 8TH ST
Arrest Charge: VIOLATION OF NO CONTACT ORDER

Details of Arrest: ON JULY 10TH, 2019, THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REICEVED A CALL OF A DISTURBANCE. THE VICTIM REPORTED THAT BRADLEY DODGE WAS SUPPOSED EXCHANGE THEIR CHILD. THERE WAS A DISTRUBANCE THAT WAS VERBAL DURING THE EXCHANGE. UPON FURTHER INVESTIGATION, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT DODGE WAS THE DEFENDANT IN A NO-CONTACT ORDER, BUT ALSO DETERMINED HE VIOLATED THE ORDER NOT ONLY BY THE DISTURBANCE COMPLAINT, BUT ALSO VIA TEXT MESSAGE AND EMAIL. DODGE WAS LOCATED AT HIS RESIDENCE AND TAKEN INTO CUSTODY. THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WAS ASSISSTED ON SCENE BY THE SPENCER POLICE DEPARTMENT


Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate: XXX
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-11
Date: 7/11/19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Dakota Foran Age: 20
Location of Arrest: Clay County Jail
Details of Arrest: On 7/11/19 at approximately 1:40PM, Dakota was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Bond was set at $600 Cash Only.


Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-11
Date: 7/10/19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Timothy Vanderhaag Age:
Location of Arrest: Clay County Courthouse

Details of Arrest: On 7/10/19 at approximately 10AM, Timothy was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Theft 5th. Bond was set at $300.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
DEPUTIES # 21-9
ACCIDENT LOCATION: Church St & Main St. Webb, IA
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 07/10/19 @ 6:00pm

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Austin Gray Age: 22
Drivers Address: Story City, IA
Vehicle Description: 2006 Kenworth Semi
Vehicle Damage: $10,000
Vehicle Owner: Terminal Solutions LLC

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Dennis Anderson Age: 72
Drivers Address: Marathon, IA
Vehicle Description: 1999 Ford Explorer
Vehicle Damage: $8,000
Vehicle Owner:

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Gray was northbound on Church St. from Main St. in Webb. Anderson was southbound on Church St. when he is believed to have lost consciousness veering into the northbound lane of Church St. Anderson collided head-on with Gray. Anderson was transported to the Spencer Hospital by ambulance for non accident related health concerns. No injuries were reported.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name:
Address:
Charge:
Citation issued: Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputy # 21-8
Date: 7-9-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Christopher Mckee Age: 42
Location of Arrest: Scharnberg Campground

Details of Arrest: On July 9, 2019 at approximately 8:00 a.m., Mckee was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Osceola and Sioux County Warrant for Forgery. Bond was set at $15,000.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: XXX
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 7-9-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Amanda Mckee Age: 37
Persons Address: homeless
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-9-19 @0830
Location of Arrest: Scharnberg Campground
Arrest Charge: Possession of Controlled Substance-Meth, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Details of Arrest: Mckee was reported to be intoxicated by a campground host at the campground. Upon investigation by the deputy it was determined that Mckee was intoxicated, and in possession of a Controlled Substance believed to be Methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. She also had a valid warrant for her arrest from Osceola County. She was transported to the jail without incident.

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: 7/9/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: RADLEY GERRITSEN Age: 67
Persons Address: SPENCER, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/9/2019 @ 8:37PM
Location of Arrest: 2100 MILE OF 380TH AVENUE
Arrest Charge: OWI 3RD OFFENSE/ SPEEDING/ FAIL TO YIELD TO EMERGENCY VEHICLE/ FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL

Details of Arrest: A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY ATTEMPTED TO STOP A GRAY MAZDA FOR TRAVELING 79 IN A 55MPH ZONE. THE DRIVER OF THE MAZDA, RADLEY GERRITSEN, ATTEMPTED TO FLEE FROM THE DEPUTY UNTIL HE LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE AND CAME TO A STOP IN THE 2100 MILE OF 380TH AVENUE. GERRITSEN WAS FOUND TO BE INTOXICATED AND CHARGED ACCORDINGLY

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: 7/4/2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: ARMANDO REYES Age: 53
Persons Address: SPENCER, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/4/2019 @ 11:56AM
Location of Arrest: 4th ST/GRAND AVE
Arrest Charge: INTERFERENCE W/ OFFICIAL ACTS/ NO DL/ NO INSURANCE/ ARREST WARRANT

Details of Arrest: A CLAY COUNTY DEPUTY INITIATED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. AFTER INVESTIGATION REYES WAS IDENTIFIED AS THE DRIVER AND FOUND TO HAVE A VALID ARREST WARRANT OUT OF NEBRASKA.

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 # 21-11 Date: 7/6/19

ARRESTS:
Persons Name: Ernesto Guerra Age:
Persons Address: Sibley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 716/19 1:44Hrs
Location of Arrest: 1000MI 350th ST
Arrest Charge: Driving while license suspended, no insurance, harassment of public offical Details of

Arrest: On the above date the Clay County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle because the registered owner did not have a valid license. The deputy made contact with the male driver and gave a false name. Through investigation it was determined that Guerra was the male driving and was placed under arrest.

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 # 21-9
Date: 07/08/19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Ruben Quezada Nuno Age: 55
Persons Address: Claremont, CA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/6/19
Location of Arrest: 310th Ave Highway 18
Arrest Charge: OWI 1st, Open Contain, & Speed

Details of Arrest: While patroling Highway 18 east of Dickens, a deputy with the Clay County Sheriff's Office stopped a 2004 Ford Mustang traveling 85mph in a 55mph Zone. During the course of the traffic stop, the driver, Ruben Nuno was found to be under the influence of alcohol over the legal limit. Nuno was placed under arrest and taken to the Clay County Jail where he was charged with OWI 1st Offence, Speeding, and Open Container.

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
Date: 7/6/19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Ernesto Guerra Age:
Persons Address: Sibley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7/6/19 @ 1:44Hrs
Location of Arrest: 1000MI 350th ST
Arrest Charge: Driving while license suspended, no insurance, harassment of public offical

Details of Arrest: On the above date the Clay County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle because the registered owner did not have a valid license. The deputy made contact with the male driver and gave a false name. Through investigation it was determined that Guerra was the male driving 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 # 21-10
Date: 7-6-19

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Mark Hayes Age: 64
Persons Address: Everly, Iowa
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-2-19/ 1622 hrs.
Location of Arrest: 3500 mile of 190th Ave.
Arrest Charge: O.W.I. (1st)

Details of Arrest: A Clay County Deputy initated a traffic stop on a vehicle and upon investigation, it was found the driver, Hayes, had been consuming alcoholic beverages. Hayes was run through a series of field sobriety tests in which he failed. Hayes was placed under arrest and was transported to the Clay County Jail w/o incident. Hayes was charged with O.W.I. (1st), a Serious Misdemeanor, and No Insurance and No Drivers License, both Simple Misdemeanors. Hayes was held to appear before the 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 # 21-8
Date: 7-4-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Jose Ricardo Diaz Age: 38
Persons Address: Spencer, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-4-19 @ 2:41 p.m.
Location of Arrest: 10 Block of W. 18th Street Spencer
Arrest Charge: Driving While License Suspended

Details of Arrest: Diaz was operating a motor vehicle in the 10 Block of W. 18th Street in Spencer. A Deputy observed him driving a vehicle and conducted a traffic stop on his vehicle. His license status was Suspended, and he was arrested at this time. He was placed under arrest by the deputy and transported to the Clay County Jail without incidednt

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 # 21-8

ACCIDENT LOCATION: 2700 Mile of Highway 71
DATE & TIME OF ACCIDENT: 7/3/2019 4:54 p.m.

1st VEHICLE

Drivers name: Janelle Graves Age: 23
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2006 Pontiac G6
Vehicle Damage: $2,500
Vehicle Owner: Janelle Graves

2nd VEHICLE

Drivers Name: Jamie Kruse Age: 44
Drivers Address: Spencer, IA
Vehicle Description: 2019 Chevrolet Silverado
Vehicle Damage: $1,000
Vehicle Owner: Jamie Kruse

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INJURIES

None

ACCIDENT DETAILS

Driver 1 admitted that she and unit 2 were both North bound in the 2700 mile of Highway 71. Driver of unit 1 stated at the intersection of 270th Street she decided that she wanted to suddenly make a right turn onto 270th Street. She stated that she made an abrupt lane change to the outside lane, and struck unit 2. The driver of unit 2 stated that he was in the outside lane, and unit 1 abruptly tried to come into his lane and struck the driver side of his vehicle. No injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

CHARGES FILED REF. ACCIDENT

Name: Janelle Graves
Address: Spencer, IA
Charge: Improper Lane Change
Citation issued: XXX Placed in Jail: Charges Pending:
Deputies # 21-8
Date: 7-3-2019

ARRESTS:

Persons Name: Derek Robert Lewis Age: 30
Persons Address: Hartley, IA
Date/Time of Arrest: 7-3-19 @ 1:10 p.m.
Location of Arrest: 1200 Mile of 330th Street
Arrest Charge: 2 counts of Driving While License Suspended, Failure to Maintain Control, No Proof of Insurance Accident Related.

Details of Arrest: Lewis was operating a motor vehicle in the 1200 mile of 330th Street. He lost control of his vehicle and entered the South ditch. Lewis left the scene before Deputies arrived. Lewis then returned to the scene to try to recover his vehicle, and was driving a different vehicle this time. Deputies observed him driving the second vehicle and conducted a traffic stop on his vehicle. His license status was Suspended, and he was arrested at this time. He was placed under arrest by the deputy and transported to the Clay County Jail without incidednt

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Citation Given & Released:
Released on Bond: x
Held in Jail to Appear Before Magistrate:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-2-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Julius Blakeley Age: 25
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 7-2-19 at approximately 1442 hrs, Julius Blakeley was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Release. Bond was set at No Bond.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-2-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Bradley Kots Age: 22
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 7-2-19 at approximately 1334 hrs., Bradley Kots was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active Clay County Warrant for Violation of Release. Bond was set at $5,000.00 cash.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail: XXX
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency:
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-2-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Austin Muilenburg Age: 25
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 7-2-19 at approximately 1432 hrs., Austin Muilenburg was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active (South Dakota) Clark County Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance. Bond was set at $0.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: XXX
Deputy # 21-10
Date: 7-2-19

Arrest:

Persons Name: Justin Vargas Age: 32
Location of Arrest: 3115 W. 4th St. Spencer, Iowa

Details of Arrest: On 7-2-19 at approximately 11:07 a.m., Justin Vargas was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office on an active (South Dakota) Clark County Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance. Bond was set at $0.

Disposition of Arrested Person:
Held in Clay County Jail:
Released on Bond:
Held in Jail for Other Agency: XXX
“A CRIMINAL CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION, AND THE DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.”