On 6/29/2018 at 9:51 p.m., The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding an assault that had occurred in the 300 block of N. Van Gordon Avenue in Graettinger. Upon an investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Carrey Lynn Ross, age 21 of Estherville, on the charge of Assault causing bodily injury, a serious misdemeanor. Also during the investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office cited and released a female juvenile on the charge of disorderly conduct. That female was transported to PACH due to injuries she sustained in the incident. The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Palo Alto County Ambulace Service.
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