At 8:30 p.m. on November 13, 2018, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeremy Troug (38) of Emmetsburg IA. on a felony arrest warrant for 1st degree theft. The warrant was issued for Troug’s arrest out of Pocahontas County and carried a $5000.00 cash or surety bond. Troug was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail and later transferred to the custody of the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Office. Assisting the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was the Emmetsburg Police Department.
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