Clay County Sheriff’s Press Briefing

05/05/13 12:16 – A deputy investigated a report of a domestic assault in Burbank. Sex abuse allegations were also made. After investigation into the matter, a man was charged with simple assault and sex crimes.

05/05/13 17:24 – A deputy investigated a report of a theft of a decoy east of Vermillion.

05/05/13 19:08 – A deputy assisted the Vermillion Police Department with transporting a juvenile to a residence in Wakonda.

05/05/13 21:27 – A deputy encountered a motorist changing a flat tire. The area was unsafe for this activity so traffic control was provided until the tire could be changed.

05/06/13 07:22 – A deputy responded to a report of a stray horse in Meckling. The horse was not a traffic hazard and the owner was unavailable. A message was left for the owner informing him of the problem.

05/06/13 14:20 – A deputy located a woman wanted for a Clay County arrest warrant in Vermillion. The woman was arrested and transported to the jail.

05/06/13 16:27 – A deputy responded to a report of a grass fire near Bluff Road and 313th St. The deputy provided traffic control while fire units put the fire out.

05/06/13 22:17 – An inmate who was complaining of chest pain was transported by a deputy to the emergency room and then returned to the jail when no problems were found.

05/07/13 08:01 – A deputy observed a vehicle with a non-functioning taillight and brake light. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was informed of the problem.

05/07/13 08:44 – A deputy investigated a report of a farmer who was farming within the right of way adjacent to his field. Information was gathered and forwarded to the States Attorney for consideration.

05/07/13 12:33 – A deputy investigated a report of gas stolen from a boat that had been in storage for the winter at a rural residence.

05/07/13 12:35 – A deputy transported a patient from the Sanford Hospital emergency room to the Human Services Center in Yankton for an involuntary mental health committal.

05/07/13 13:48 – A deputy transported an inmate from the Minnehaha County Jail to the Clay County Jail after he failed the 24/7 program on a Clay County case in Sioux Falls.

05/08/13 21:19 – A deputy responded to a report of a cow on the road on 306th St. The deputy got the cow back into a pasture and reported the problem to the owner of the property who fixed the fence.

05/08/13 22:31 – A vehicle was observed pulling a trailer with non-functioning taillights. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was informed of the problem.

05/09/13 17:12 – A rural resident called reporting her son did not return home from school in Wakonda. A deputy investigated and learned he had scouts after school and was there.

05/09/13 21:21 – A 911 call was received from a cell phone owned by a rural resident. The call was returned and a deputy learned that the caller was in Vermillion. She met with the deputy and it was confirmed that she was fine and had accidentally dialed 911.

05/10/13 07:46 – A deputy observed a vehicle traveling on University Road at 80 mph in the 55 mph zone. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was cited for the offense.

 05/10/13 08:06 – A deputy observed a vehicle pass through an intersection without stopping at a stop sign at University Road and 306th Street. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was cited for the offense.

05/10/13 13:21 – A deputy responded to a rural residence to assist with an intervention intended to convince a woman of the need to check into a treatment facility. The woman agreed and voluntarily entered treatment.

05/10/13 13:57 – A deputy responded to a report of a horse out near Gayville. He was able to get the horse back into its pen and secured the gate.

05/10/13 16:49 – A deputy responded to a report of a stray cat scratching and biting some children. The cat seemed fine but arrangements were made to quarantine the cat for observation.

05/10/13 21:19 – A deputy located an unattended fire in a ditch near Wakonda. This was reported to the Wakonda Fire Department, which responded and put the fire out.

05/11/13 02:22 – A deputy assisted the Centerville Ambulance with an emergency medical call in Irene.

Total Records: 24

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