On July 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alfredo Joey Guerrero, 26, of Waukegan, Ill., on a Sheriff’s Office warrant for OWI first offense (serious misdemeanor). Guerrero was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on $1,000 bond.

On July 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alfredo Joey Guerrero, 26, of Waukegan, Ill., on a Sheriff’s Office warrant for OWI first offense (serious misdemeanor). Guerrero was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on $1,000 bond.

Emergency Personnel including Massena Rescue, Cumberland Rescue and Cass County EMS, were called to an accident near Massena at the intersection of 750th Street and Richland Road for a two vehicle accident with one person possibly injured just before 11 a.m., according to scanner traffic. Cu…

On June 12, deputies at the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Maxwell Tenesee Davies, 27, of Des Moines, on a charge of Driving While Barred (Aggravated). Davies was taken to the Cass County Jail and released the following day on his own recognizance.

On May 28, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s office arrested Tyler Lee Mills, 30, of Atlantic, on a District Court warrant for probation violation. He was taken to the Cass County Jail and remains held on a $7,000 bond.

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On July 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alfredo Joey Guerrero, 26, of Waukegan, Ill., on a Sheriff’s Office warrant for OWI first offense (serious misdemeanor). Guerrero was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on $1,000 bond.

On July 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alfredo Joey Guerrero, 26, of Waukegan, Ill., on a Sheriff’s Office warrant for OWI first offense (serious misdemeanor). Guer…

Emergency Personnel including Massena Rescue, Cumberland Rescue and Cass County EMS, were called to an accident near Massena at the intersection of 750th Street and Richland Road for a two veh…

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