Driving While Barred/False Information

On September 21, 2022 at 04:04 AM, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office located a green 1998 Ford Ranger parked on the side of the road in the 3600 block of 380th Avenue. Following an investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kevin Charles Hinkel (38) of Bode, on charges of Driving While Barred-an Aggravated Misdemeanor, and Providing False Identifcation Information-a Simple Misdemeanor. Hinkel was placed in jail to await his initial appearance before a judge.

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