Driving While Barred Arrest

On Friday, October 8th, 2021, at 2:08 pm, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a 2017 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Jonathan Sutherland (36) of Ruthven. Following the traffic stop, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sutherland for driving while barred, which is an aggravated misdemeanor. Sutherland was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail, without incident, and booked in to await his initial appearance before a magistrate.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.