Sunday, September 19

5:33 p.m. - A deputy responded to a report of a disturbance at a Meckling business. One person involved was arrested for DWI after he drove his vehicle during the deputy's investigation of the disturbance complaint.

Monday, September 20

6:08 p.m. - An inmate was transported from the Clay County Jail to be held at the Union County Jail.

Tuesday, September 21

7:42 a.m. - Two inmates were transported from the Union County Jail to the Clay County Jail to attend court.

12:02 p.m. - After attending a court appearance in Clay County, an inmate was transported back to be held in Union County.

12:44 p.m. - A deputy received a report of a suspicious door-to door peddler who sold cleaning products at a rural residence and asked for gas money after the sale. No apparent crime was committed but information about the group was documented.

1:46 p.m. - A deputy responded to a rural residence after a report of a suspicious door to door peddler offering to repair the home owner's lawn mower. The peddler matched the description of another suspicious person peddling elsewhere but was selling different products at that time.

3:44 p.m. - The School Resource Officer investigated a report of a Wakonda student writing messages in a journal which caused concern. School administration and the child's parent discussed the matter and a plan for helping the child was made.

4:05 p.m. - A vehicle was stopped and the driver was cited for speeding on Main Street in Irene.

4:08 p.m. - A deputy assisted a Vermillion police officer with an arrest of a disorderly person at a Vermillion residence.

11:21 p.m. - A deputy responded to a report from a Wakonda resident that her mother was intoxicated and refusing to come home. The deputy did not locate the woman but no crimes were alleged and the woman was not driving so there was no authority to require her to go home as requested.

Wednesday, Sept. 22

10:21 a.m. - A deputy investigated a report of a man making vague threats to others via text after he had been arrested in Meckling for DWI.

11:02 a.m. - A deputy responded to the courthouse to arrest a person for a court services hold after the man tested positive for controlled substances while on probation.

11:10 a.m. - A deputy investigated a report from a Wakonda resident that her husband violated a protection order by contacting her. The matter was forwarded for prosecution.

3:12 p.m. - A deputy responded along with EMS to a medical emergency at a rural residence.

4:36 p.m. - A vehicle was stopped for speeding on Main Street in Irene. The driver was found to have an invalid driver's license. The driver was cited for that offense.

7:02 p.m. - An inmate was transported from the Yankton County Jail to the Clay County Jail to attend court.

Thursday, Sept. 23

12:32 a.m. - An Irene resident reported that two dogs were running loose and keeping her awake. A deputy responded but could not locate the dogs.

8:06 a.m. - Five inmates were transported from the Union County Jail to the Clay County Jail to attend court.

8:24 a.m. - A deputy investigated a one car, non-injury accident on the Highway 50 Bypass.

9:12 a.m. - A deputy investigated a report of a man violating a protection order in Wakonda. Charges are pending.

2:18 p.m. - An inmate was transported to a medical appointment and then was returned to the jail.

2:22 p.m. - A caller reported a semi operating erratically on Highway 50 east of Vermillion. A deputy responded and located the vehicle. After observation of the vehicle in motion, the deputy determined that there was no reason to suspect impairment and that the issue may have been due to strong crosswind. No action was taken.

2:53 p.m. - Six inmates were transported from the Clay County Jail to be held at the Union County Jail.

3:21 p.m. - A deputy investigated a report of stray cattle near Meckling damaging a nearby corn field.

Friday, September 24

1:17 a.m. - A deputy on patrol observed a stray calf on Frog Creek Road. The calf was herded back into its pasture.

8:02 a.m. - A deputy responded to a report of an erratic driver with a passenger who was snorting something in the vehicle. The vehicle was located and marijuana and cocaine were located in it. The passenger was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.

9:57 a.m. - An inmate was transported to be held at the Union County Jail. Another inmate was transferred from the Union County Jail to be held at the Minnehaha County Jail.

3:05 p.m. - A Wakonda resident reported seeing children riding a go cart on city streets. A deputy responded and spoke to the kids and their mother and they were informed that this was not permitted on the streets.

5:10 p.m. - A vehicle was stopped and the driver was cited for speeding on Main Street in Irene.

11:13 p.m. - A deputy responded to a report of a medical emergency at a rural residence.

Saturday, September 25

2:31 a.m. - A deputy assisted Vermillion police officers with detention of an incoming arrestee due to a delay in intake during a busy period in the jail.

8:47 a.m. - Upon request of the Yankton County Sheriff's Office, a deputy delivered a death notification to a Wakonda resident.

12:30 p.m. - A deputy was dispatched to a report of a deceased person at a rural residence. Prior to arrival, the deputy was notified that the address was a Union County residence and the Union County Sheriff responded instead.

12:47 p.m. - A deputy investigated a death at a Burbank residence. The death was determined to have been due to natural causes.

8:05 p.m. - A deputy responded to assist Vermillion police officers at the scene of a domestic assault at a Vermillion residence.

9:58 p.m. - A vehicle was stopped and the driver was cited for speeding on Slant Street in Wakonda.

11:59 p.m. - A deputy responded to a report of an under aged party with alcohol in a rural farm field. Upon arrival, there was no party as had been described.

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