It should be noted a criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


March 11, 2019


A two vehicle accident was reported on Highway 169. Driver of vehicle 1 was looked at by EMS. No other injuries reported. Damage to both vehicles estimated at $9,000. Driver of vehicle 2 was cited for failure to stop in assured clear distance.


March 12, 2019


A 34 year old male Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


March 13, 2019


A 22 year old male Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession of a controlled substance.


A 35 year old Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for possession of a contraband in correctional institution and possession of a controlled substance.


A deer versus vehicle accident was reported in the 24000 block of Highway 44. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $1,000.


March 14, 2019


A deer versus vehicle accident was reported in the 21000 block of N Avenue. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,000.


March 15, 2019


A 32 year old male Perry resident was arrested in the 18000 block of U Ave., for driving while license suspended, interference with official acts and OWI.


A two vehicle accident was reported on S Ave., when driver failed to yield from the stop sign and struck a vehicle traveling west on 270th within the intersection. No injuries reported. Damage to both vehicles estimated at $2,200. Driver of vehicle 1 was cited for failure to obey stop sign.


A 40 year old male Knoxville resident was arrested in the 34000 block of R Ave., for driving while barred.


March 16, 2019


A 28 year old female Perry resident was arrested in the 16000 block of Highway 141 Diagonal for OWI, assault on persons in certain occupations and interference with official acts.


March 17, 2019


A 20 year old male Adel resident was arrested at Prairie St and Nile Kinnick Dr., for possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and OWI.


March 18, 2019


A 23 year old male Redfield resident was arrested on warrants for forgery, unauthorized use of credit cards and failure to appear for driving while license suspended.


March 19, 2019


A 43 year old female Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.