Advocate Journal

Arrests

On Oct. 28, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gentry Seymon Johnson, 32, of Vernon, Texas, on charges of felon in control of a firearm (A Class D felony) and eluding (serious). Johnson was taken to the Cass County Jail and later released on $5,000 bond

On Oct. 29, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Curtis James Bruett, 37, of Ottumwa, on a charge of OWI second offense (aggravated). Bruett was taken to the Cass County Jail and released the following day on $2,000 bond.

On Oct. 31, Shawn Michael Williams, 25, of Griswold, turned himself in at the Cass County Jail on a district court warrant for probation violation. Williams was later released on $5,000 bond.

On Nov. 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alex Michael Garside, 28, of Atlantic, on an Atlantic Police Department warrant for harassment third degree, criminal mischief fifth Degree, and trespassing (all simple misdemeanors). Garside was taken to the Cass County Jail and released the following day on $2,000 bond.

On Nov. 3, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Erin Jean Larson, 33, of Red Oak, on citations for driving under suspension, fraudulent use of registration, and failure to obey traffic control device. Larsen was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on his own recognizance.

On Nov. 4, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brittiny Christina Marie Sampson, 30, of Atlantic, on charges of possession with intent to deliver meth (Class B Felony) and drug tax stamp violation (Class D Felony). Sampson was taken to the Cass County Jail where she remains held on $30,000 bond.

On Nov. 4, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jade Michael Nicholson, 28, of Atlantic, on two district court warrants for failure to appear. Nicholson was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains in custody awaiting transport to a state correctional facility.

On Nov. 7, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested James Lee Rasmussen, 26, of Guthrie Center, on a warrant for violation of a no contact order. Rasmussen was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on $1,000 bond.

On Nov. 8, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Roger Lee Donner, Jr., 55, of Atlantic, on a District Court warrant for probation violation. Donner was taken to the Cass County Jail where he remains held on $2,000 bond.

On Nov. 9, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kevin Lee Davis, 27, of Creston, on a District Court warrant for failure to appear. Davis was taken to the Cass County Jail and later released upon completion of time served.

On Nov. 10, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Anthony Lyle Miller, 33, of Atlantic, on a charge of OWI first offense (Serious). Miller was taken to the Cass County Jail and released later that day on his own recognizance.

Accidents

On Nov. 8, at approximately 5:50 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a two-vehicle accident on 650th Street in Cass County. A 2004 Chevy Silverado driven by Cirilo Hernandez Garcia, 50, of Marshalltown, was pulling out a driveway on said road and struck a 2009 Chevy CBT owned and driven by Jeremy Robert Albert, 23, of Kimballton. Albert was transported to Cass County Memorial Hospital via private vehicle with unknown injuries. Damage to Albert’s vehicle is estimated at $3,000; damage to Hernandez Garcia’s vehicle is estimated at $4,000. Hernandez Garcia was cited for failure to yield upon entering through roadway.

On Nov. 11, at approximately 2:07 a.m., the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a weather-related accident on eastbound I-80. A 1999 Ford F350 owned and driven by Joshua Wayne Andrews, 33, of Lead, S.D, was towing a Volkswagen Jetta I-80 when the driver lost control of the Ford. The towed vehicle jackknifed and struck the Ford on both sides. Vehicles struck a cable barrier facing and came to rest facing westbound. No injuries were reported. Damage to the Ford is estimated at $2,000; damage to the towed Volkswagen is estimated at $1,600.