County Releases

By: News Release
Aug 24th, 2019

 

On August 7, 2019, Clayton County Investigator’s filed charges on three adults and one juvenile for an assault that took place in early July at  Bloody Run Campground near McGregor. During the investigation, it was determined that the victim was lured to Bloody Run Campground where he was assaulted. Investigator’s charged 19 year old Blake Bunts, 18 year old Reanna Reames, and 45 year old Dustin McCartney all of Prairie Du Chien with assault causing bodily injury. McCartney was also charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. A 15 year old juvenile from Prairie Du Chien was also charged in juvenile court with assault causing bodily injury.

 

On August 14, 2019 at 2:57pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 13 near Grandview Road. Deputies came into contact with 54 year old Timothy Bromley of Postville. Upon further investigation, Bromley was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with driving while suspended.

 

On August 15, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 39 year old Chad Mikesh on a Clayton County Warrant for failure to serve jail time. Mikesh was transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was held to serve a 6 day jail sentence.

 

On August 15, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 44 year old David Potter of Center Junction on a Clayton County Warrant for failure to serve jail sentence. Potter was transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was held to serve a 10 day jail sentence.

 

On August 16, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 58 year old Daniel Smith of Elkader on a Clayton County Warrant for failure to serve jail sentence. Smith was transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was held to serve a 7 day jail sentence.

 

On August 16, 2019 at 3:46pm, Clayton County Deputies responded to a disturbance at 27385 Galaxy Road. During the investigation, Deputies came into contact with 40 year old David Ehrhardt of Guttenberg. Deputies learned that Ehrhardt had a warrant for failure to appear in Dickinson County. As Deputies were taking Ehrhardt into custody, he attempted to flee on foot. Deputies deployed a taser strikiing Ehrhardt. He was arrested without further incident. He was transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with driving while barred, and interference with official acts.

 

On August 17, 2019 at 9:09am, Clayton County Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident on Aspen Ave. Deputies determined that  Luis Acuna-Lopez of Garnavillo was operating a 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo southbound on Aspen Ave when he lost control causing his vehicle to enter the ditch and overturn causing $1,500 damage. Acuna-Lopez was not injured. He was charged with failure to maintain control, no insurance, and driving while suspended.

 

On August 17, 2019 at 11:11pm, Clayton County Deputies were dispatched to a complaint of a possible intoxicated driver leaving Kwik Star in Monona. Deputies located the vehicle in Elkader and made contact with the driver, 48 year old Kari Seeland of Elkader. Deputies observed signs of impairment and conducted an investigation. Subsequently, Seeland was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where she was charged with Operating While Intoxicated- 1st Offense. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Elkader Police Department.

 

On August 17, 2019 at 11:32pm, Clayton County Deputies were dispatched to a car vs deer accident on Hickory Ave near 120th Street. Deputies determined that Kim Cahoon of Tucson, AZ was operating a 2018 Nissan Altima when he struck a deer, and then lost control entering the ditch causing $5,000 damage. No injuries were reported.

 

On August 18, 2019 at 8:12pm, Clayton County Deputies observed a vehicle pulled over on Highway 18 near Klein Brewery Road. Deputies observed a male subject exit the vehicle. Deputies made contact and determined that the male had been assaulted while in the vehicle. Deputies arrested 29 year old Kayla Hamilton of Prairie Du Chien. She was transported to the Clayton County Jail where she was charged with domestic abuse assault.

 

On August 18, 2019 at 9:52pm, Clayton County Deputies along with the Monona Police Department responded to a suspicious vehicle at the intersection of South East Street and Walnut Street in Monona. Officer’s observed a male subject passed out in the vehicle. Upon further investigation, 18 year old Kaleb Krueger of Farmersburg was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with Operating While Intoxicated-1st Offense.

 

On August 19, 2019 at 1:27pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 18 near Jasper Ave. Deputies came into contact with 26 year old Jose Amayo-Hernandez of Lansing. Upon further investigation, Amayo-Hernandez was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with no valid license, no insurance and speeding. Amayo-Hernandez was turned over to Immigration Customs Enforcement Officer’s the next day following an appearance in court.

 

On August 19, 2019 at 8:08pm, Clayton County Deputies responded to 34749 Jolly Ridge Road for an assault. Upon further investigation, Deputies arrested 72 year old Clara Gansz of Dayton for domestic abuse assault. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Guttenberg Police Department.

 

On August 20, 2019 at 3:16pm, Clayton County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Highway 52 near Garber Road for a traffic violation. Deputies came into contact with 32 year old Justin Fecht of Potosi. During the investigation, Deputies determined that Fecht provided them with a false name of David Wentz. Fecht was arrested and transported to the Clayton County Jail where he was charged with providing false identification to law enforcement. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol and Guttenberg Police Department.

 

On August 21, 2019, Clayton County Deputies arrested 47 year old Dustin Millard of Strawberry Point on a Clayton County Warrant for failure to appear. Millard was transported to the Clayton County Jail awaiting an appearance in court.

 

On August 22, 2019 at 8:03pm, Clayton County Deputies responded to a disturbance at 403 Cass Street in Volga. Upon further investigation, Deputies arrested 25 year old Taylor Gerths of Volga for violation of a no contact order. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Strawberry Point Police Department and the Elkader Police Department.

 



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