Winneshiek Releases

By: News Release
Sep 7th, 2018

Date: 9/6/2018
Time: 4:15 am
Incident/Charge: Multiple Charges – See Incident Details
Location: Calmar, Iowa

Person: Fahad Abukar
Address: Rochester, MN
Age: 19

Person: Daniel Burt-Vasquez
Address: Rochester, MN
Age: 17

Incident Details: The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office and Calmar Police Department investigated an incident/disturbance that took place in Calmar involving shots fired. Nobody was injured during the incident. Both subjects are in custody and there is no ongoing threat to the public. The Winneshiek County Attorney’s Office and Decorah Police Department assisted.

Fahad Abukar was arrested and booked into the Winneshiek County Jail for class C felony burglary, class C felony intimidation with a dangerous weapon, class D felony control of a firearm by a felon, aggravated misdemeanor carrying weapons, aggravated misdemeanor reckless use of a firearm and operating while under the influence.

Daniel Burt-Vasquez was referred to juvenile court services for class D felony going armed with intent, aggravated misdemeanor carrying a weapon and aggravated misdemeanor assault with a dangerous weapon.

**Note: The Decorah Police Department filed the Operating While Under the Influence (Drug Impaired) charge on Abukar.

Date: 9/5/2018
Time: 4:50 pm
Incident/Charge: Warrant for sex offender registration violation
Location: Allamakee County Jail

Person: Stephen Dahlstrom
Address: West Union, Iowa
Age: 26

Incident Details: Stephen Dahlstrom was transported from the Allamakee County Jail and brought to the Winneshiek County Jail.

Date: 9/5/2018
Time: 3:21 pm
Incident/Charge: Warrant for failure to serve jail time
Location: Highway 51 & Frankville Road

Person: Jacob Frana
Address: McGregor, Iowa
Age: 40

Incident Details: Jacob Frana was arrested and transported to the Winneshiek County Jail.