Disorderly Conduct Arrest

On 11/21/2021 at 3:18 P.M., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was called to a residence in the 1800 Block of Washington Street in Ruthven for an unknown female causing a disturbance. After an investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Theresa Bittner (57) of Ruthven for disorderly conduct, a simple misdemeanor. Bittner was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail without incident, where she awaits her initial appearance before a judge.

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