Drug Arrest

On 05/13/2022 at 9:47 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 3400 block of 360th St., Ruthven, Iowa. As a result of the traffic stop and subsequent investigation Taylor Campbell (20) of Peterson, Iowa, was placed under arrest and charged with Operating while intoxicated 1st offense – serious misdemeanor, possession of controlled substance marijuana 1st offense – serious misdemeanor, possession of drug paraphernalia – simple misdemeanor, and insufficient number of headlights. Taylor was transported without incident to the Palo Alto County Jail, and booked in to await her initial appearance before a judge.

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