On Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at 7:30 pm, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office responded to and investigated an assault in progress at 3284 450th Avenue. Following the investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Chad Krug (40), charging him with assault causing bodily injury = serious misdemeanor and also arrested Troy Krug (43), charging him with simple assault, which is a simple misdemeanor. The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office also issued citations to appear in court at a later date for simple misdemeanor assault to Christopher Krug (25), Harli Eggers (25), Donna Krug (32) and Tim Sidles (56). The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted in the investigation by the Emmetsburg Police Department.
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