Fayette Releases

By: News Release
Oct 9th, 2017

On 10/07/2017 at approx. 9:02 PM Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a vehicle roll over on Acorn Rd. just north of 200th street.  When deputies arrived it was learned that Maria Kerr, 17 was traveling north in a 1998 GMC Envoy on Acorn Rd. when she hit a patch of gravel causing her to over correct and enter the east ditch, rolling her vehicle.  Kerr was uninjured however a juvenile passenger was transported to Palmar in West Union via Tri State Ambulance.  Kerr’s vehicle is considered a total loss.  Fayette County was assisted by Elgin Fire and Tri State Ambulance.  


On 10-8-17 at approx. 3:00 am Fayette County Sheriff’s office took a report of a male causing a disturbance at the Turkey River Saloon in Clermont. Upon investigation Jeramy Warren, 40 of Oelwein was arrested and charged with Public Intoxication 2nd Offense he is being held at the Fayette County Jail awaiting his initial appearance.


On Saturday, October 7, 2017 the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an assault at Prairie View Residential Center.  When Deputies arrived, it was learned that 27 year old Nina Singh from Cedar Falls was arguing with a staff member and assaulted them.  Singh was arrested and transported to the Fayette County Jail where she was held for an initial appearance in court.