On October 12, 2022 at 10:44 AM, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Shayne Jay Brodersen (57) of Curlew, on one valid Palo Alto County Arrest Warrant and one valid Polk County Arrest Warrant. The Palo Alto County Warrant was for Possession of Drug Parapheranlia-a Simple Misdemeanor. The Polk County Arrest Warrant was for Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree- a Class D Felony, Drving While Barred-an Aggravated Misdemeanor, and Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine) 1st Offense-A Serious Misdemeanor. Following his arrest, Brodersen was placed in jail to await extradition back to Polk County.
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