Press Releases regarding Accidents and Arrests in Cass County, Iowa are posted here.

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Arrest
On May 25, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nicholas Wayne Renner, 20, of Atlantic, IA, on an Atlantic Police Department warrant for Burglary 3rd Degree and Theft 3rd Degree. Renner was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $7,000 bond.

Arrest
On May 25, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Leslie Kay Paulsen, 21, of Atlantic, IA, on a charge of Possession of Marijuana (Serious). Paulsen was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released the following day on her own recognizance.

Arrest
On May 23, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Bruce Emanuel Petterson, 58, of Atlantic, IA, on a charge of Interference with Official Acts (Simple). Petterson was taken to the Cass County Jail where he pled not guilty and was released the following day.

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On May 23, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rachael Victoria Christman, 21, of Des Moines, IA, on a charge of OWI 1st Offense. Christman was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released later that day on her own recognizance.

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On May 22, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s office arrested Emily Shelby Green, 19, of Council Bluffs, IA, on two District Court warrants for Failure to Appear. Green was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released the following day on $1,500 bond.

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On May 21, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Stefan Michael Greelis, 54, of Omaha, NE, on a Cass County Sheriff’s Office warrant for Theft 2nd Degree (D Felony), Eluding (D Felony), and Driving While Revoked (Serious); and a District Court warrant for Failure to Appear. Greelis was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $17,000 bond.

Arrest
On May 19, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Lee Olwell, 47, of Avoca, IA, on a charge of OWI 2nd Offense. Olwell was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 16, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Wyatt Lee Sargent, 19, of Council Bluffs, IA, on a charge of Driving While Barred. Sargent was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 15, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Travis Lynn Sickels, 35, of Red Oak, IA, on a District Court warrant for Failure to Appear for a Child Support Hearing. Sickels was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held without bond.
Arrest
On May 12, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph Jesse Betances, 41, of Harlan, IA, on a District Court warrant for Failure to Appear for a Child Support Hearing. Betances was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $2,000 bond.
Arrest
On May 12, 2015, as the result of a traffic stop, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Eloy Flores, Jr., 31, of Escondido, CA, and Karla Cristina Cabrera, 22, of Somerton, AZ, on charges of Possession with Intent to Deliver, Failure to Affix Drug Tax Stamp, and Prohibited Acts. Subjects were taken to the Cass County Jail where they were released the following day on their own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 12, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gregory Scott Kline, 54, of Griswold, IA, on a charge of OWI 1st Offense. Kline was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released on his own recognizance later that day.
Arrest
On May 11, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Morgan Kay Leeder, 24, of Griswold, on charges of OWI 1st Offense (Serious), Assault on a Peace Officer (Serious), and Interference with Official Acts (Simple). Leeder was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released later that day on $1,000 bond.
Arrest
On May 10, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Russell Shearer on a District Court warrant for Failure to Appear and an additional charge of Driving While Revoked. Shearer was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $2,000 bond.
Arrest
On May 9, 2015, Heather Marie Christensen, 36, of Atlantic, IA, turned herself in at the Cass County Jail on a charge from the Sheriff’s Office from earlier in the week of Driving While Revoked (Serious). At the time Christensen turned herself in, she was charged with Public Intoxication. Christensen was released on her own recognizance later that day.
Arrest
On May 7, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Richard Lee Clausen, 51, of Adair, IA, on a charge of Theft 3rd Degree (Aggravated). Clausen was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 5, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Bill Louis Stockwell, 20, of Elk Horn, IA, on charges of Carrying a Knife (Blade Longer than 5”) (Serious) and Public Intoxication (Simple). Stockwell was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 4, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Bo Wilson, 33, of Lewis, IA, on charges of Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree (Agg), Possession of Marijuana 1st Offense (Serious), Domestic Abuse Assault 1st Offense (Simple), Obstruction of Emergency Communications (Simple), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Wilson was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On May 4, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Angel Nicole Knowles, 19, of Elk Horn, IA, on a District Court warrant for Probation Violation. Knowles was taken to the Cass County Jail where she remains held on $7,500 bond.
Arrest
On May 3, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert John Rasmussen, 56, of Massena, IA, on a charge of Driving Under Suspension. Rasmussen was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On April 29, 2015, at 7:55 a.m., the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a one-vehicle accident five miles south of Atlantic on 620th Street. A 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix owned and driven by Melinda Brooke Reynolds, 34, of Stanton, IA, was northbound on 620th Street when the driver lost control of the vehicle, rolling it into the east ditch. No injuries were reported. Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $6,000.
Arrest
On April 26, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Joseph Freund, 44, of Wiota, IA, on a charge of OWI 1st Offense. Freund was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On April 24, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andre Philip Sabatine, 28, of Avoca, IA, on a district court warrant for Probation Violation. Sabatine was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $5,000 bond.
Arrest
On April 21, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kristine Courtney Ryan, 48, of Elliott, IA, on a charge of OWI 2nd Offense. Ryan was taken to the Cass County Jail where she remains held on $2,000 bond.
Arrest
On April 20, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Russell Logan Barker, 19, of Council Bluffs, IA, on charges of Possession of Meth 1st Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Also arrested was Emily Shelby Green, 19, of Council Bluffs, on charges of Possession of Meth 1st Offense, Possession of Marijuana 1st Offense, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both individuals were taken to the Cass County Jail. Barker was released later that day on his own recognizance; Green remains held on a Pottawattamie County warrant.
Arrest
On April 14, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kirstin Marysa Silence, 24, of Atlantic, IA, on a Cass County Sheriff’s Office warrant for Willful Injury. Silence was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released later that day on $10,000 bond.
Arrest
On April 14, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph Lee Flathers, 31, of Anita, IA, on charges of Possession of Marijuana 2nd Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Flathers was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released on his own recognizance the following day.
Arrest
On April 12, 2015, as the result of a pursuit, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dustin Allen Hansen, 27, of Adair, IA, on charges of Eluding a Police Officer (D Felony) and OWI 2nd Offense. Hansen was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On April 11, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Isaac Terence Gaines, 31, of Atlantic, IA, on a charge of OWI 2nd Offense. Gaines was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On April 8, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph Cornell Clark, 26, of Barnett, MO, on a charge of False Report to Law Enforcement, as well as on two Missouri warrants; and Tricia R. Barton-Garrett, 37, of Anita, IA, on a charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Barton-Garrett was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released the following day on her own recognizance; Clark was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held pending extradition to the state of Missouri.
Vehicle Accident
On April 6, 2015, at 1:19 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a single-vehicle accident on 540th Street two miles south of Griswold. A 2005 Ford Taurus driven by Laura Jo Marnin, 22, of Greenfield, IA, was southbound on 540th Street when the driver lost control and the vehicle went into the west ditch, rolling onto its top. No injuries were reported. Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $4,500.
Arrest
On April 2, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brandon Adam Fredericksen, 22, of Atlantic, IA, on three Cass County Sheriff’s Office warrants for Delivery of Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine 3rd or Subsequent Offense, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Fredericksen was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $10,000 bond.
Arrest
On April 1, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Philip Jesse Gehling, 44, of Atlantic, IA, on an Atlantic Police Department warrant for Domestic Abuse Assault (Serious). Gehling was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $1000 bond.
Arrest
On March 30, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tabitha Lynette Clark, 34, of Atlantic, IA, on a District Court warrant for Failure to Appear (Child Support). Clark was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released later that day on $400 bond.
Arrest
On March 23, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Iglesias Cruz, 26, of Bellevue, NE, on a District Court warrant for Probation Violation. Cruz was transported to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $20,000 bond.
Arrest
On March 23, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Amy Louise Springer, 42, of Omaha, NE, on a Cass County Sheriff’s Office warrant for Theft 2nd Degree (D Felony). The charge stems from the theft of cattle from Freund Brothers Farms in January, at which time Ervin John Jacob, 57, of Omaha, NE, was also charged. Springer was taken to the Cass County Jail where she is being held on $5,000 bond.
Arrest
On March 21, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ricardo Enrique Torres, 25, of Lewis, IA, on charges of Possession with Intent to Deliver, Prohibited Acts, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Torres was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $9,000 bond.
Arrest
On March 17, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Josh James Fink, 31, of Elliott, IA, on a Sheriff’s Office warrant for Sex Abuse 2nd Degree, a B Felony. Fink was booked at the Cass County Jail and released on $25,000 bond.
Arrest
On March 11, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Carly Jean Seddon, 23, of Atlantic, IA, on charges of OWI 1st Offense and Possession of Marijuana. Seddon was taken to the Cass County Jail where she was released later that day on her own recognizance.
Arrest
On March 11, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Carl Daniel Wiechmann, 46, of Griswold, IA, on charges of Domestic Abuse Assault 2nd Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Wiechmann was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released the following day on his own recognizance.
Arrest
On March 7, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brian Keith Cable, 50, of Atlantic, IA, on Sheriff’s Office warrants for Possession with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Cable was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $5000 bond.
Arrest
On March 6, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Lee Atkinson, 37, of Adair, IA, on a charge of Driving While Barred. Atkinson was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released later that day on $2000 bond.
Arrest
On March 5, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mary Helen Adams, 56, of Atlantic, IA, on three Cass County Sheriff’s Office warrants on the following charges: Delivery of Methamphetamine (C Felony), Possession of Methamphetamine 2nd Offense (Aggravated Misdemeanor), Prohibited Acts (Aggravated Misdemeanor), Possession of Marijuana (Serious Misdemeanor), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Adams was taken to the Cass County Jail where she remains held on $10,000 bond.
Arrest
On March 3, 2015, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Aaron Lee Ihnken, 27, of Atlantic, IA, on a District Court warrant for Probation Violation. Ihnken was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $10,000 bond.