On 8/23/2020 at 8:45 p.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Casey Allan Pomeroy, age 36 of Ruthven, on the charges of Criminal Mischief-4th Degree (a serious misdemeanor) and Disorderly Conduct (a simple misdemeanor). The charges stem from an investigation conducted by the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office from an incident on 8/22/2020. Pomeroy was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail and held until his initial appearance before a magistrate.

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