Theft Charge

By: News Release
Oct 11th, 2018

On October 8, 2018, the Manchester Police Department received a call reporting a theft at Norby’s Farm Fleet. Officers arrived on the scene and reviewed surveillance footage. The suspect had fled the scene and could not be located. A short time later the suspect vehicle was located with the stolen items still in the vehicle. The suspect was taken into custody and a search warrant was obtained for the vehicle. A search of the vehicle uncovered stolen property, illegal narcotics, and drug paraphernalia.

Arrested: October 8, 2018:

Dwayne Raymond Scritchfield (age 53) of Marion, Iowa


Theft 2nd Degree, a Class D Felony

Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver, a Class D Felony

Possession of Methamphetamine, a Serious Misdemeanor