On 03/20/2018 at 12:38 p.m. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office served a valid Palo Alto County warrant on Ryan Elliot Clark, 39, of Fairmont, Minnesota charging him with Attempted Murder, a Class “B” Felony. The arrest warrant stems from an investigation conducted by the Emmetsburg Police Department on 03/18/2018. Clark was being held in the Palo Alto County Jail on similar charges at the time of service. Clark is currently being held on a $500,000.00 cash/surety bond on all charges.
A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.