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12/14/2018 ARREST

On Friday, December 14, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office arrested 26 year old Devin Glascock of Sioux Falls for the following charges: Possession of Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver (B-felony), Burglary 3rd (D-felony), Possession of Controlled Substance (meth - Serious MIsdemeanor), Unlawful Possession of Prescription Drugs (Serious Misdemeanor) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Simple Misdemeanor). More charges are expected to follow Glascock is currently being held in the Lyon County Jail. (HS)

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12/06/2018 ARREST

On Dec 5, 2018, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office arrested Gustavo Baltazares (30) of Sioux Falls SD following a traffic stop. Baltazares was charged with possession of a controlled substance a serious misdemeanor, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving without a valid license and speed all simple misdemeanors.  (SW)

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12/04/2018 ARREST

On Monday December 3, 2018 at approximately 5:45 PM a Lyon County Deputy initiated a traffic stop on a purple 1998 Pontiac Bonneville in the 200 block of S. Baldwin St. in George for an equipment violation. During the course of the stop it was discovered that the driver, 46 year old Robert Van Gorp of George was operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license. As a result of the traffic stop Van Gorp was arrested and transported to the Lyon County Jail and charged with driving with a revoked license, a serious misdemeanor, failure to file SR 22 insurance, a simple misdemeanor and failure to install an ignition interlock device, a simple misdemeanor. (HS)

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11/28/2018  ARREST MADE

On Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:57 PM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle in the 2500 mile of K42. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Dennis Thompson II, age 29, of Sioux Falls, SD. Thompson was arrested on a warrant out of Sioux County, IA and was additionally cited for driving while suspended and violation of financial liability coverage.   (LS)

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11/27/2018 ACCIDENT

November 27, 2018, at approximately 12:04 PM, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a two vehicle accident at the intersection of First Avenue and Story Street in Rock Rapids.  Bobbie Boekhout (76) of Rock Rapids was operating a 2016 Chevy Equinox and was attempting to pull out of a parking space on First Ave and struck Joanna Schaefer (26) of Larchwood, who was operating a 2005 Toyota west bound on First Ave.  Boekhout’s vehicle sustained approximately $2500.00 dollars in damage while Schaefer’s sustained approximately $900.00 dollars.  Boekhout was cited for failure to yield. (HS)    

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11/274/2018 ARREST

November 27, 2018, a DCI Agent at the GrandFalls Casino requested the assistance of a Lyon County Deputy in regards to an arrest that was made at the casino.  Amber L. Estes (43) of Sioux Falls, SD was arrested for trespassing and was transported to the Lyon County Jail.  It was discovered that Estes was in possession of drug paraphernalia and was also charged for that offense.  Possession of drug paraphernalia is a simple misdemeanor. (HS)

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11/26/2018 ARREST

On November 26, 2018 a Lyon County deputy stopped a vehicle in Rock Rapids for an equipment violation.  During the stop the deputy became suspicious of drug activity.  After investigating further the deputy did locate drugs inside of the vehicle.  As a result of this stop the driver of the vehicle, Jason Reed, age 44, of Sioux Falls and the passenger, Clarence Mace, Jr, age 28, of Marty, South Dakota were both arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance a serious misdemeanor and possession of drug paraphernalia a simple misdemeanor. (HS)

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11/25/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/24/2018 at approximately 1840 hours the Lyon County Sheriff's Office responded to a car/deer accident in the 1500-blk of Hwy 182. Tennessee Bruhn (21) of Steen, MN was northbound on Hwy 182 when a deer came out of the ditch and she struck the deer.  The vehicle sustained approximately $3000 worth of damage. (HS)

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11/25/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/23/2018 at approximately 0720 hours the Lyon County Sheriff's Office responded to a car accident in the 1600-blk of 180th. Audrey Shedd (37) of Inwood was driving a 2017 Toyota Rav 4 - she was westbound and struck a deer that coume out of the ditch.  The vehicle sustanined approximately $3000 worth of damage. (HS)

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11/25/2018 ARREST

ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24, 2018 AT APPROXIMATELY 1:40 AM MATTHEW TYLER MARTENS, AGE 30, FROM HARRISBURG, SD WAS ARRESTED BY THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION, A SIMPLE MISDEMEANOR.  (HS)

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11/23/2018 ARREST

On November 22, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office arrested 39 year old Chad Riebeling of Rock Rapids.  Riebeling was arrested for driving with a revoked license after a deputy observed him driving southbound on Elmwood Avenue near HWY 9.  Driving with a revoked license for an OWI test failure is a serious misdemeanor.  (SW)

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11/22/2018 ARREST

On Wednesday, November 21, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Spencer Austin, age 38, of Rock Rapids, IA. Austin was charged with two counts of violation of a no contact order. (SW)

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11/20/2018  ONE INJURED IN ACCIDENT

On Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at approximately 12:30 PM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a motor vehicle accident south of Rock Rapids on Highway 75. A 2012 Chevy Malibu driven by Haley Wagenaar (20) from Archer, Iowa, was southbound on Highway 75 when she struck a loaded grain wagon. Ryan Fedders (40) was also southbound driving a Ford tractor and pulling two grain wagons full of corn when the second wagon was struck by Ms. Wagenaar.

Ms. Wagenaar received minor injuries and was transported to Sanford Rock Rapids by the Lyon County Ambulance. Mr. Fedders was uninjured. The wagon received damage of $5500.00. The Malibu received $10,000.00 damage.

Assisting Lyon County deputies at the scene were the Rock Rapids Fire Department and Rock Rapids Rescue, the Lyon County Ambulance and the Iowa State Patrol.  (LS)

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11/19/2018

On Sunday, November 18, 2018, at 1:24 AM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office came upon a vehicle parked in the westbound lane of Highway 9 near Dogwood Ave. The driver was identified as Lane Schreurs, age 21, of Harrisburg, SD. Schreurs was found to be under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested for operating while intoxicated. (MAB)

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11/19/2018

On Sunday, November 18, 2018, at 12:08AM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office charged Richard Ripper Jr, age 36, of Dell Rapids, SD, with possession of drug paraphernalia. The charge stems from an incident where Lyon County K9 Rizzo alerted to illegal narcotic odor coming from Mr. Ripper’s vehicle. Inside the vehicle, deputies located multiple drug paraphernalia items. (MAB)

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On 11/18/18 at 2:43, Lyon County Deputies arrested Madison Kramer [19] of Rock Rapids, IA on Fugitive of Justice charges, a class D felony. Ms. Kramer has an outstanding warrant out of Minnehaha County, South Dakota for failure to appear on two drug related charges. Ms. Kramer was transported to the Lyon County Jail to await extradition. (MAB)

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11/19/2018

On Sunday November 18, 2018, at 12:45 am the Lyon County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle on IA 9 at Cherry Ave. As a result of the traffic stop the juvenile driver was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdemeanor, and possession of drug paraphernalia. The juvenile was released to a parent following the investigation. (MAB)

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11/17/2018

On Friday, November 16, 2018, at 10:07 PM the Lyon County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle on 100th St near Ashley Ave. As a result of the traffic stop, the juvenile driver recieved multiple charges. The juvenile was charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of alcohol under legal age, and possession of tobacco under legal age. The juvenile was released to a parent following the investigation. (MAB)

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11/15/2018 ACCIDENT

On November 14, 2018, at 7:01 PM, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one vehicle accident in the 2000 Block of Chestnut Avenue.  Angela M. Reckert (38) of Larchwood, IA was operating a 2014 Chrysler Town & County van south bound and struck a deer that entered the roadway.  No injuries were reported.  Reckert’s vehicle sustained approximately $7,000.00 dollars in damages. (MAB)

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11/14/2018 ARREST

On Monday November 12, 2018 at approximately 1:20 AM the Lyon County Sheriff's Office was called to the Grand Falls Casino and Resort parking lot for a two vehicle accident.  Chinta Moni Mongar, age 29, from Sioux Falls, SD was operating a 2014 Lexus four door when he backed into a 2003 Dodge Intrepid being operated by Michael Scott Ketterrer, age 32, from Sioux Falls, SD.  Each vehicle received approximately $2,000 in damages.    Mr. Mongar was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated, 1st Offense, a serious misdemeanor.  (HS)

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11/13/2018 DRUGS FOUND

On Monday, November 12, 2018 a Lyon County Sheriff's Deputy stopped a 1999 Honda Accord for a traffic violation, in the 1000 block of Highway 9.  During the traffic stop the deputy became suspicious of drug activity and requested the assistance from the departments K9 unit.  K9 "Rizzo" indicated to the odor of illegal drugs coming from the vehicle.  The vehicle was towed and a search warrant was obtained.  As a result of this investigation an arrest warrant has been requested for Joshua Kellar, age 39, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, a serious misdemeanor. (SW)

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11/13/2018 ACCIDENT

November 12, 2018, at 8:24 PM, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one vehicle accident at 1933 Cherry Avenue.  Jonathon A Beek (16) of Inwood, Iowa was operating a 2007 Chevy Impala in the 1900 Block of Cherry Avenue. Beek swerved to miss an animal in the roadway losing control and entered the west ditch.  Beek was transported to Canton Hospital for possible injuries.  Beek’s vehicle sustained approximately $1500.00 dollars in damage. (sw)

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11/12/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/12/2018 The Lyon County Sheriff's Office responded to an accident in the Casey's parking lot in Rock Rapids. Upon arrival in the parking lot it was found that Teresa Rohwer(55)  of Spencer was westbound in the parking lot, driving her 2016 Jeep Liberty. Brayan LInares(19) of Sioux Falls was driving a 2006 Dodge Charger and backed away from the front of the store striking Rohwers vehicle on the passenger side. Rohwers vehicle sustained approximately $2000.00 worth of damage.

Linares was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance (Marijuana), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, No Valid Drivers License, No Proof of Insurance and Failure to Display Plates. He is currently being held in the Lyon County Jail on 1300.00 cash bond. (AA)

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11/09/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/08/2018 at approximately 1810 hours the Lyon County sheriff's Office responded to a single vehicle roll over on A-18 approximately 1/8 mile east of Ashley Avenue. Maleah Doeden of Sibley who was driving a 2007 GMC Canyon was eastbound on A-18 when she lost control of her vehicle on the ice/snow covered road and went into the ditch and rolled. Doeden's vehicle sustained approximately $10,000 worth of damage.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Larchwood EMS and Larchwood Fire Department and the Lyon County Ambulance. (HS)

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11/09/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/08/2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office responded to a car deer accident on HWY 75 about 1/2 mile south of 160th. Sam Sona of Sioux Falls, South Dakota who was driving a 2006 Dodge Caravan struck a deer. Sona's vehicle sustained approximately $2500 worth of damage. (HS)

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11/07/2018 Tobacco compliance

 

LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS PATRNERED WITH IOWA ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES DIVISION FOR TOBACCO, ALTERNATIVE NICOTINE AND VAPOR PRODUCT EDUCATION AND ENFORCEMENT SINCE 2001.

 

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Lyon County youth.

 

Known as I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division (ABD) to educate local retailers and to enforce Iowa’s tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor product laws.  

 

Since the program’s inception in 2000, the statewide tobacco compliance rate has grown to 91%. By participating in the program, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office has committed to do its part to increase the compliance rate even more this year.

 

I-PLEDGE places emphasis on retailer training. Clerks who successfully complete an online training course and then pass an exam will become I-PLEDGE certified. This allows a retail establishment to use an affirmative defense against a civil penalty if the certified clerk makes an illegal sale.

 

Lyon County Deputies will also be conducting compliance checks on local establishments as part of the I-PLEDGE program. Underage customers, under the supervision of law enforcement officials, will enter establishments and attempt to buy tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products. Clerks who make the illegal sale will be cited on the spot.

 

Criminal penalties for selling tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products to a minor include a $100 fine for a first offense, a $250 fine for a second offense and a $500 fine for third and subsequent offenses.

 

To take the I-PLEDGE training or search certification records go to https://abd.iowa.gov/.

 

The core objective of the program is to prevent illegal sales of tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products by educating retailers and increasing awareness of changes in Iowa's tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor product laws. The I-PLEDGE Retailer Training is offered online at no costs. After successfully passing the final test, participants will receive a printable certificate. The certificate is valid for a period of two years. Establishments choosing to participate in I-PLEDGE Retailer Training are granted an affirmative defense, which may be used once in a four-year period. A business may avoid civil prosecution if a tobacco, alternative tobacco or vapor product sale-to-minor occurs in their establishment. In order for the business to take advantage of the affirmative defense, the employee guilty of the violation must have been I-PLEDGE certified prior to the time the offense occurred. Only the business is eligible to avoid civil penalty, the guilty employee will still be subject to a fine and his/her certification will be revoked. However, the training may be retaken for recertification.

 

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office recently completed county wide tobacco compliance checks. All tobacco retailers in the county are checked for compliance with Iowa’s age restriction on tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor product sales. There is a total of twenty retailers in Lyon County that sell tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products.

 

THE LYON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2015 THERE WAS 100 PERCENT COMPLIANCE WITH IOWA’S TOBACCO, ALTERNATIVE NICOTINE AND VAPOR PRODUCT LAWS. Congratulations and thank you to all the tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor product retailers in Lyon County for doing your part to keep these products out of the hands of Lyon County’s youth.

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11/05/2018 ARREST

On Friday November 2, 2018, at approximately 12:27 PM, Lyon county deputies were called to George reference 3 males throwing rocks and pumpkins at passing cars. When deputies arrived the males had left the area. Deputies located the males at 219 E. Iowa Ave. in a garage. During the course of the investigation a deputy was assaulted with fists and a chair. Lyon County Deputies deployed a Taser to take 1 subject into custody. As a result 18 year old Four Lewi was arrested and charged with possession of alcohol under 21 a simple misdemeanor, interference with official acts, a simple misdemeanor and assault on a police officer, a serious misdemeanor. Lewi was transported to Sanford Rock Rapids by a Lyon County Deputy for Taser barb removal and to be medically cleared. There were no injuries to either party.  Deputies were assisted on scene by George EMS. (MAB)

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11/05/2018 ACCIDENT

On Friday November 2, 2018, at approximately 10:42 AM, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a one vehicle roll over accident in the 2300 block of Franklin Boulevard north of Doon. 35 year old Wade Evan DeGroot was north bound on Franklin Boulevard with his 5 year old son in a car seat in the back seat. When DeGroot reached back to take the phone his son was handing to him he drifted to the shoulder of the roadway, dropping the right front wheel off a culvert which caused the vehicle to roll over. DeGroot and his son both received minor injuries and were treated at the scene and released. The 2004 Ford F-150 SuperCrew pickup was totaled in the accident. Lyon County Deputies were assisted on scene by Doon Fire and rescue. (MAB)

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11/5/2018 ACCIDENT

On 11/03/2018 at approximately 1659 hours, the Lyon County Sheri'ff Office responded to a one vehicle accident in the 3600 Block of A-34. Bryce Vanderweerd (17) of Rock Rapids was driving a 2013 Chevy Silverado pickup westbound on A-34 when his wheel locked up causing him to go into the north ditch and hit a creek embankment. One of the passengers in the vehicle was transported to Sanford Rock Rapids Hospital for possible injuries. The 2013 Chevy sustained approximately $15,000 worth of damage.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office was assisted by George Rescue and the Lyon County Ambulance. (SW)

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11/04/2018 ARREST

On Saturday, November 03, 2018 at 9:09 PM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle in the 1700 mile of Highway 182. The driver was identified as Jorge Dominguez Flores, age 29, of Hudson, SD.  Mr. Dominguez Flores was subsequently placed under arrest for operating while intoxicated, a serious misdemeanor. He was also cited driving while license suspended, violation of financial liability coverage, and speeding 86 mph in a 55 mph zone, all simple misdemeanors. (SW)

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11/3/2018  ARREST MADE

After conducting an investigation regarding allegations of child abuse, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jonathon Meemken [38] of Larchwood, IA. Mr. Meemken was arrested on a warrant for Child Endangerment resulting in bodily injury, a class D felony. Mr. Meemken is currently being held at the Lyon County Jail with a bond of $5,000 cash or surety.   (LS)

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10/29/2018 ARREST

On Monday, October 29th, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office served Christopher Huffey, age 30, with an outstanding arrest warrant.  The warrant was from the State of South Dakota with original charges of stalking and violation of a protection order.  Huffey was also charged with being a fugitive from justice.  (HS)

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10/28/2018  ARREST MADE

On Sunday, October 28, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office arrested Noah Robert Hellerud, age 18, from Hills, MN for possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdemeanor.  Hellerud was also cited for speeding, a simple misdemeanor.  (LS)

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10/26/2018 DRUG TAKE BACK

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, October 27, 2018 in the lobby at the sheriff's office which is located at 410 S Boone St, Rock Rapids, IA.

 

Events such as these are another way the the Lyon County Sheriff's Office is working in a collaborative effort with the public to remove unwanted medications before they fall into the hands of people who may abuse them.

 

For your convenience, the sheriff's office has provided a safe and ecological way for residents to dispose of old and unwanted medications.

 

How to dispose of unwanted medications:

 

• Empty the contents of pill bottles into a Ziploc bag (please recycle your pill bottles at home and remember to scratch out all personal identification information).

 

• Leave liquids, gels, or creams in their original containers and place them in a Ziploc bag.

 

• Chemo Drugs will be accepted at this event.

 

• Sharps such as needles, syringes and any other items used for diabetic tests will not be accepted.

 

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office would like to remind everyone not to dispose of waste medication down drains or toilets or in the trash. The drug receptacle container is open to the public 24/7 in the sheriff's office lobby to those that are unable to make it on Satuday, October 27, 2018. Since starting the program in 2016 the sheriff's office has collected 144 pounds of medications.  (SW)

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10/26/2018 ARREST

On Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 6:28 AM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 complaint of an erratic driver on Highway 9 near Lester, IA. A deputy located and stopped the vehicle that was reported. The driver was identified as Karissa Matheason, age 33, of Graettinger, IA. The passenger was identified as Barry Grause, age 48, of Sioux City, IA. Matheason was arrested and charged with possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Grause was cited for open container.  Lyon County K9 Rizzo assisted in the investigation. (SW)

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10/20/2018 ARREST

On Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7:19 PM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Artis Kattenberg, age 51, from Larchwood, IA on warrants for criminal mischief 2nd degree, reckless use of a firearm, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Jennifer Bickett, age 36, of Sioux Falls, SD was also arrested on a warrant for possession of a controlled substance. Both women were arrested at the Minnehaha County Jail and transported to the Lyon County Jail.(AA)

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10/19/2018 ARREST

On Friday, October 19, 2018 at 4:13 PM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Bryian Hamilton, age 47, from Inwood, IA on a Sioux County contempt of court warrant. Hamilton was transported to the Lyon County Jail.  (SW)

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10/19/2018

October 18, 2018, Graylin B Tanner (35) of Sioux Falls, SD was arrested at the Lyon County Jail on a charge of assault on a corrections officer (Aggravated Misdemeanor).  The arrest stems from an incident involving Mr. Tanner and him pushing an officer from behind, causing the officer to fall and injure their arm requiring medical treatment.  Mr. Tanner was being held on a separate charge at the time of the incident.  (MAB)

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10/15/2018  FARM FATALITY

On Friday, October 12, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office received a report of a farm accident northwest of Inwood, Iowa.  The accident consisted of a tractor that rolled over and pinned the operator, Paul DeBoer (59), underneath it.  DeBoer was pronounced dead at the scene by the Lyon County Coroner.  Assisting at the scene was the Inwood Rescue, Inwood Fire Department, and the Canton-Inwood Ambulance.  (LS)

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10/10/2018 ARREST

On Wednesday, October 10, 2018 the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mark Kruse, age 59, of George, IA. Mr. Kruse was charged with driving while revoked, a serious misdemeanor and operating a motor vehicle without ignition interlock device, a simple misdemeanor. Kruse was additionally cited for violation of financial liability coverage and improper use of registration, both simple misdemeanors. (SW)

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10/09/2018 ARREST

On Tuesday October 9, 2018, Bryan Michael Tran, age 25, from Sioux Falls, SD was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdeameanor. (MAB)

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10/09/2018 ARREST

On Sunday, October 07, 2018 at 1:08 AM the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office stopped a motor vehicle on Highway 18, south of Inwood, IA. The driver was identified as William Van Wingerden, age 23, of Doon, IA.  Mr. Van Wingeren was subsequently placed under arrest for operating while intoxicated, a serious misdemeanor. He was also cited for failure to obey a traffic control device, a simple misdemeanor.  (SW)

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10/06/2018 Train/Pedestrian Accident

On October 5th, 2018 at about 7:27pm the Lyon County Sheriff's Office received a report of a train versus pedestrian accident that occurred in Alvord, Iowa.  Upon investigation at the scene deputies were able to determine the victim, Savannah Flynn, age 32, of Marion, SD, had entered the railroad system in an area where two (2) sets of tracks run parallel with one another.  Evidence at the scene suggests that Flynn believed the southbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) train was on the east set of tracks.  Flynn attempted to cross the west set of tracks as the train was approaching and was struck by the train.  Flynn was pronounced dead at the scene.  Alcohol is being considered a factor in this incident.  The investigation is on-going.

 

Agencies assisting at the scene were the Iowa State Patrol, Alvord Fire and Rescue and Lyon County Ambulance. (SW)

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10/02/2018 ARREST

On Monday, October 1, 2018, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kenneth Casazza, age 23, of Luverne, MN for operating while intoxicated (drugged), a serious misdemeanor. A passenger in the vehicle, Faren Earring, age 38, of Sioux Falls, SD was arrested on two counts of delivery of a controlled substance and two counts of violation of a drug tax stamp, all class D felonies. Both individuals were transported to the Lyon County Jail. The Lyon County Sheriff Office Drug Recognition Expert and K9 Unit assisted in the case. (MAB) On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a motor vehicle accident south of Rock Rapids on Highway 75. A 2012 Chevy Malibu, driven by Haley Wagenaar, from Archer, Iowa, was southbound on Highway 75 when she struck a loaded grain wagon. Ryan Fedders was also southbound driving a Ford tractor pulling two grain wagons full of corn, when the second wagon was struck by Ms. Wagenaar.

Ms. Wagenaar received minor injuries and was transported to Sanford Rock Rapids by the Lyon County Ambulance. Mr. Fedders was uninjured. The wagon received damage of $5500.00. The Malibu received $10,000.00 damage.

Assisting Lyon County deputies at the scene, were Rock Rapids Fire and Rock Rapids Rescue, along with the Iowa State Patrol.

 

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