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


April 7, 2020


A Guthrie Center driver was traveling west on 250th St., when he failed to yield the right of way and struck a vehicle driven by an Adel driver. No injuries reported. Damage to vehicle two estimated at $1,000 and $25,000 to vehicle one.


A 29 year old female Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation- original charge of OWI and interference with official acts.


A 26 year old male Madrid resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation- original charge of possession of a controlled substance.


April 8, 2020


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


Vehicle one and two were both traveling north on N Ave when vehicle one slowed to turn west onto 360th St., and was struck in the rear by vehicle two. No injuries reported. Damage to vehicle one estimated at $8,000 and $6,000 to vehicle two. Driver two was cited for failure to stop in clear assured distance.


April 12, 2020


A 30 year old male Dawson resident was arrested for intimidation with a dangerous weapon.