Clay County Sheriff’s Press Briefing
07/28/13 01:47 – Deputies investigated a death at a rural residence. The cause of death was determined to be suicide. The coroner and DCI assisted.
07/28/13 15:20 – A deputy took a report from a woman who stated a bottle of prescription medication was stolen from her unlocked car in Wakonda.
07/28/13 21:33 – A deputy responded along with a Highway Patrol Trooper to a car/deer crash on Highway 50 east of Vermillion.
07/29/13 02:48 – A deputy responded to a dispute between intoxicated subjects at a residence near Burbank. There was no violence. The deputy mediated the matter and separated the people involved.
07/29/13 09:12 – A deputy took a report of litter along the road near the landfill. The Highway Department picked up the debris.
07/29/13 09:12 – A deputy took a report of “road closed” barricades moved out of place near Westreville.
07/29/13 15:25 – An inmate was transported to a doctor appointment and then returned to the jail.
07/29/13 18:07 – A deputy responded to a report of a burglary in progress in Irene. Investigation determined the suspects were authorized to be present and were removing their own property from a former residence.
07/29/13 21:00 – A deputy transported an inmate from the Minnehaha County Jail to the Clay County Jail.
07/30/13 01:19 – A deputy attempted to stop a vehicle after it failed to stop at a stop sign in Wakonda. After a pursuit to the Volin area, the suspects fled on foot. The vehicle was found to be stolen from Yankton.
07/30/13 07:50 – A deputy responded to a report of debris on the Highway 50 Bypass. The driver of the vehicle that lost the debris was present and picking it up. Traffic control was provided for safety.
07/30/13 08:15 – A deputy responded to a report of a car in the ditch on Highway 50 east of Vermillion. A State Trooper also responded and investigated the accident.
07/30/13 10:57 – A deputy responded to a report of Satellite TV equipment in the ditch. The items were not reported stolen or lost. The items were picked up in case a report is received.
07/30/13 11:21 – A deputy responded to a report of cattle on the road south of Centerville. The deputy assisted the owner with getting the cattle contained.
07/30/13 14:11 – A deputy transported an inmate to a doctor appointment and then returned him to the jail.
07/30/13 20:40 – A deputy transported a patient to the Human Services Center in Yankton for a mental illness committal.
07/31/13 08:30 – A deputy investigated a one-car non-injury accident near Beresford.
07/31/13 08:53 – A deputy observed a vehicle on University Road speeding at 75 mph in the 55 mph zone. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was ticketed for the violation.
07/31/13 13:26 – A deputy transported an inmate to a doctor visit and then returned her to the jail.
￼07/31/13 15:36 – A deputy responded along with fire units to a grass fire that spread to a barn north of Vermillion.
07/31/13 19:11 – A deputy transported an inmate to the Clay County Jail from the Yankton County Jail after he was arrested there for a Clay County warrant.
07/31/13 22:58 – A deputy took a report of a car/deer accident north of Wakonda.
08/01/13 19:40 – A deputy transported an inmate from the Minnehaha County Jail to the Clay County Jail after an arrest warrant was served in Sioux Falls.
08/01/13 20:45 – A deputy responded to a bridge south of Centerville where a caller had reported spray painted graffiti on the bridge. The information was also shared with the Highway Department.
08/01/13 21:28 – A deputy investigated a car/deer accident northeast of Vermillion
08/01/13 22:42 – An alarm service reported an intrusion alarm at a Wakonda business. Deputies checked on the business and found it was a false alarm.
08/02/13 11:03 – Deputies assisted EMTs with a medical call at a rural residence.
08/02/13 15:58 – A caller reported two dogs on Highway 50 near Meckling. A deputy responded and found the dogs were away from the highway.
08/02/13 19:21 – A deputy stopped a vehicle and cited the driver after witnessing it driving 66 mph in a 45 mph construction zone on Highway 50 west of Vermillion.
08/02/13 21:33 – A deputy transported an inmate to the Clay County Jail from the Yankton County Jail after he was arrested there for a Clay County Warrant.
08/03/13 19:33 – A deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding on Timber Road and found the driver was intoxicated. The driver was arrested for DWI, Speeding and Driving with a Suspended License.
08/03/13 21:59 – A deputy responded to a report of a dead deer on Highway 50. The deputy found the deer was injured but well enough to run away when he approached it.
08/03/13 22:47 – A deputy responded to a report from a GFP tip line regarding people unloading and driving ATV’s in the dark. The deputy found the people were unloading a trailer to change a flat tire.
Total Records: 33