Accident

On 11/12/2021 at 6:05 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s was called to the 3600 block of 480th St., Curlew, Iowa for a car verses deer accident. A 2012 Ford Explorer, owned and operated by Pattie Griffiths (60) of Okoboji, was west bound when a deer entered the roadway and collided with the vehicle. The vehicle sustained minor damage estimated at $1500.00, and was able to be driven from the accident. There were no reported injuries as a result of the accident.

Accident

On Thursday, November 11, 2021, at 8:23 a.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car versus deer accident which occurred in the 4200-blk of 280th Street near Graettinger. After investigation it was determined Tiffany Manwarren (38) of Graettinger, was eastbound in a 2016 KIA Sorento when a deer emerged in the roadway. Manwarren’s vehicle collided with the deer causing an estimated $6,000 in damage. No injuries were reported at the scene.

Accident

On Thursday, November 11, 2021, at 6:08 a.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a car versus deer accident in the 4300-blk of 420th Street near Emmetsburg. Following the investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined Kayla Kathman (21) of Ayrshire, IA., was traveling eastbound on 420th Street in a 2011 Chrysler 200 when a deer emerged in roadway. Kathman’s vehicle collided with the deer causing an estimated $4,500 in damage. No injuries were reported at the scene.

Warrant Arrest

On 11/08/2021 at 11:00 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jordan Kajewski (34), of Emmetsburg on two valid Palo Alto County arrest warrants both for failure to appear on original charges of trespassing, public intoxication, disorderly conduct, and interference with official acts. The warrants carried a combined bond of $700.00 cash only. Jordan was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail to await his initial appearance before a judge.

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

Arrest

On 11/08/2021 at 3:08 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 4100 block of 490th St., Curlew, Iowa. As a result of the stop the driver of the vehicle, Alishia Dewbre (33) of Mallard, Iowa, was placed under arrest and charged with driving while revoked, speeding, and operating a non-registered vehicle. Alishia was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail to await her initial appearance before a judge.

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

Accident

On Sunday, November 7, 2021, at 06:37 am, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a car/deer accident in the 4400 block of 360th Street (Hwy 18). Following the investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined that Jon Walker of Emmetsburg was driving westbound in the 4400 block of 360th Street in a 2016 Chevrolet Express G2500 owned by K&W Electric Inc. A deer entered the roadway from the north ditch and was struck by Walker’s vehicle. There were no injuries reported in the accident. Walker’s vehicle sustained an estimated $3,000.00 damage in the accident.

Arrest

On 11/06/2021 at 9:34 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1706 Stewart St., Ruthven, Iowa for a disturbance. Upon completion of the investigation, Matthew Reasoner (23) of Des Moines, was placed under arrest for interference with official acts. Matthew also had two active warrants through Poweshiek County for probation violation. Matthew was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail to await his initial appearance before a judge.

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

Accident

On 11/06/2021 at 6:30 P.M. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received the report of a car verse deer accident in the 4000 block of 460th Ave., Emmetsburg, Iowa. A 2019 Honda CRV, owned and operated by Kristen Turner (65) of Estherville, was north bound when a deer entered the roadway and collided with the passenger side of the vehicle. The vehicle sustained minor damage and no injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

Accident

On Friday, November 5, 2021, at 7:45 am, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car/deer accident in the 4400 block of 360th Street. Following the investigation, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined that Judd Duhn (44) of Emmetsburg was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Silverado westbound in the 4400 block of 360th Street when a deer entered the roadway from the north and struck the side of Duhn’s vehicle. There is an estimated $4,000.00 damage to Duhn’s vehicle. There were no injuries reported in the accident.

Accident

On Friday, November 5, 2021, at 07:28, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Jefferson and 19th Street in Emmetsburg. Following an investigation into the accident, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined that a 16 year old female juvenile was operating a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer owned by Jon Carlson of Emmetsburg, and was traveling east on 19th Street and attempting to navigate the curve onto Jefferson Street. While driving, Carlson was inattentive due to the use of an electronic device and failed to see an Emmetsburg Police vehicle, a 2016 Ford F150, traveling south on Jefferson Street and attempting to navigate the curve onto 19th Street. Carlson’s vehicle collided head on with the Emmetsburg Police vehcle, causing damage to the driver’s side front quarter panel of both vehicles. There was an estimated $600.00 damage to Carlson’s vehicle and an estimated $2,000.00 to the Emmetsburg Police vehicle. There were no injuries reported in the accident.

The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office cited the female driver for using an electronic device while driving with a restricted intermediate license, which is a simple misdemeanor.

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