On December 9, 2021, at 09:47 am, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 1900 block of Main Street, Emmetsburg on a 2002 Cadillac Deville driven by Curt Warn (60) of Emmetsburg. Following the traffic stop, Warn was arrested for driving while suspended, which is a simple misdemeanor. Warn was transported, without incident, to the Palo Alto County Jail and booked in to await his initial appearance before a magistrate.

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