On Saturday August 29, 2015 at 4:42pm the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Graettinger for a report of a group of individuals shooting Airsoft BB Guns at a group of juveniles at the City Park in Graettinger. The City of Graettinger has a city ordinance that prohibits the discharging of any kind of weapon including BB guns. 3 juveniles sustained minor injuries in the incident.
The Palo Alto Sheriff’s Office cited 3 juvenile males into juvenile court for the city ordinance of Discharging Weapons. 20 year old Victor Norman Handy of Graettinger was also among the group charged with Discharging Weapons.