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


Accident: A Granger driver was traveling northbound in the 600 block of S. 4th St. An Adel driver entered the roadway striking vehicle one. Damages estimated at $2,000.

Theft: An Adel resident reported a scam in the 200 block of S. 12th St. Item estimated at $450.


Arrest: A 36 year old male Adel resident was arrested for assault with bodily injury.


Arrest: A male juvenile, age 17, of Adel, was arrested for possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.