OWI and Possession of Alcohol Charges

On 10/03/2021 at 1:35 A.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 2800 block of 530 Ave, Cylinder, Iowa. As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation the driver of the vehicle, Brianna Fix (20) of Estherville, Iowa was placed under arrest and was charged with operating while intoxicated 1st offense, speeding, and no proof of insurance. She was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail to await her initial appearance before a judge.

Additionally passengers in the vehicle, Royce Coakley (20) and Abrianna Schmaus (19) both of Estherville were cited and released for minor in possession of alcohol.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.