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


May 12, 2020


A 34 year old female Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear- original charge of theft.


May 13, 2020


A 49 year old male De Soto resident was arrested for criminal mischief.


May 15, 2020


A 28 year old male West Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation- original charge of OWI.


May 16, 2020


A 45 year old male West Des Moines resident was arrested at 1404 Jackson St., Redfield for disorderly conduct, public intoxication and possession of a controlled substance.


A 22 year old female Stuart resident was arrested on a warrant for disorderly conduct.


May 17, 2020


A 41 year old female Des Moines resident was arrested in the 27000 block of 330th Way, Adel for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.


A 46 year old male Perry resident was arrested in the 27000 block of 330th Way, Adel for possession of a controlled substance. Possession of drug paraphernalia, stopped on traveled part of unpaved highway and driving under suspension.


A vehicle versus deer accident was reported in the 21000 block of Highway 169. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $3,000.


May 18, 2020


Driver one was traveling west on Highway 141 when his vehicle was struck by a vehicle driven by driver two. Driver two did not yield the right of way to driver one making a left turn onto Highway 141 and struck his vehicle. No injuries reported. Damage to vehicle two estimated at $2,000 and $2,000 to vehicle one. Driver two was cited for failure to yield upon left turn.


Driver one was traveling on Highway 44 when she was struck by a vehicle driven by driver two. No injuries reported. Damage to vehicle one estimated at $3,000 and $2,000 to vehicle two.