Dallas County Sheriff

Feb. 22

John W. Patterson, age 49, 7420 Southview Dr., Des Moines, was arrested on a warrant for Failure To Appear.  The original charge was 2 charges of Theft 2nd Degree.

Zachary Wilkening, Bouton, was driving northbound on O Ave when a vehicle driven by Jonathan Koughn, Nevada, became distracted by his service animal and crossed the center line.  Mr. Koughn’s vehicle sideswiped Mr. Wilkening’s vehicle.  There were no injuries reported and damage was estimated to Mr. Koughn’s vehicle at $400.  Mr. Wilkening’s vehicle sustained approximately $1000 damage.

A minor driver, Earlham, was driving in the 25000 block of 360th Street when they hit a deer.  Damage was estimated at $5000 and there were no injuries reported.  The vehicle was able to be driven away from the scene.

John J. Moyle, age 38, 1614 Thomas St., Redfield, was arrested on a warrant for Failure To Appear.  The original charge was Operating While Under The Influence 2nd Offense and Assault.

*A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is innocent until and unless proven guilty.