Emergency Services: March 25, 2023

For incidents recorded the evening of March 21 through the early evening of March 24.

Emergency Services
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1:08 a.m. Tuesday: 200 block of Oak Drive, Luverne.

11:27 a.m. Tuesday: 200 block of East Iowa Avenue, Steen.

Statement comes as law enforcement news conference gets underway
For incidents reported June 2 through the early morning of June 6.
For incidents recorded the morning of Tuesday, May 30 through the afternoon of Friday, June 2.

8:44 a.m. Wednesday: 500 block of E Fourth Avenue, Hills.



JCSO: minor two-vehicle crash, 1:54 p.m. Monday, Jackson.

RCSO: hit and run, 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Blue Mound Avenue, Luverne.

WPD: crash without injuries, 3:24 p.m. Tuesday, 11th Street and Eighth Avenue.

WPD: crash without injuries, 5:15 p.m. Thursday, intersection of Burlington Avenue and Miller Street. Worthington Rescue dispatched.

WPD: crash without injuries, 9:16 p.m. Thursday, 700 block of Oxford Street.

JCSO: crash with injuries, 11:03 a.m. Thursday, 10th Street, Heron Lake. Two-vehicle collision involving minor injuries. The Heron Lake Ambulance and Fire Department assisted at the scene.

RCSO: hit and run, 7:36 a.m. Thursday, 100 block of W Brown Street, Luverne.

RCSO: hit and run, 8:13 a.m. Thursday, 100 block of W Brown Street, Luverne.



5:07 p.m. Wednesday: 120 North Spring Street, Luverne.


JCSO: harassment, 2:37 p.m. Monday.

JCSO: harassment, 5:12 p.m. Monday.

JCSO: citation issued for driving after revocation, 11:08 p.m. Monday, Jackson.

JCSO: citation issued for driving after suspension, 8:21 a.m. Tuesday, Jackson.

WPD: officer requested for fight, 1:26 p.m. Tuesday.


Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: cited a juvenile on Tuesday for driving while license suspended and failure to have proper insurance.

Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: arrested Brian Block, 44, of Rock Rapids, Iowa, on Tuesday for public intoxication. Block was at the Lyon County Courthouse, awaiting a court hearing, when he was arrested.

WPD: harassing communication, 3:48 p.m. Tuesday, 700 block of Oxford Street.

WPD: drugs, 7 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of North Burlington Avenue.

WPD: disturbing the peace, 9:49 p.m. Tuesday, 800 block of 10th Street.

JCSO: theft, 2:58 a.m. Wednesday, Jackson.

WPD: parking violation, 10:43 a.m. Wednesday, 2400 block of Minnesota 60.

NCSO: scam, 11:58 a.m. Wednesday, 32000 block of Quine Avenue, Worthington.


JCSO: trespassing, 12:24 p.m. Wednesday.

JCSO: arrested 25-year-old male on an active warrant, 2:09 p.m. Wednesday, Jackson.

NCSO: fraud, 3:34 p.m. Wednesday, 35000 block of 280th Street, Adrian.

WPD: theft, 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.

WPD: disorderly female, 4:28 p.m. Wednesday.

WPD: theft, 4:43 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of 10th Street.

JCSO: citation issued for instruction permit violation, 5:51 p.m. Wednesday, Jackson.

WPD: disturbing the peace, 6:29 p.m. Wednesday, 800 block of 10th Street.


JCSO: arrested 44-year-old female for third degree DUI, open bottle and speed at 8:49 p.m. Wednesday, Jackson.

RCSO: property damage, 6:04 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of S Kniss Avenue, Luverne.

Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: arrested Marius Versteeg, 34, of rural George, Iowa, at approximately 10:02 p.m. Wednesday on two counts of child endangerment and one count of operating while intoxicated following a traffic stop near Jay Avenue and 210th Street, rural George. Versteeg was also cited for speeding (90 in a 45 mph zone), open container and failure to use headlights.

NCSO: domestic, 10:50 p.m. Wednesday, 400 block of Harrison Street, Round Lake.

WPD: property found, 8:27 a.m. Thursday.

WPD: harassing communications, 1:17 p.m. Thursday, 2100 block of Nobles Street.

WPD: assault, 2:49 p.m. Thursday, 800 block of North Crailsheim Drive.

WPD: juvenile runaway, 8:22 p.m. Thursday, 2300 block of East Avenue.


WPD: possible domestic assault no contact order violation, 11:32 p.m. Thursday, 1100 block of Fourth Avenue.

RCSO: property damage, 2:52 a.m. Friday, 1800 mile of 160th Avenue, Hardwick.

WPD: disorderly, 3:32 a.m. Friday, 2000 block of North Humiston Avenue.

WPD: 911 call, 4:41 a.m. Friday, 2000 block of Humiston Avenue.

WPD: theft, Friday, Worthington.

WPD: dog at large, 8:35 a.m. Friday, Worthington, found puppy.

WPD: motor vehicle theft, 9:52 a.m Friday, 1200 block of Sherwood Street.

WPD: assault, 10:41 a.m. Friday, 1000 block of Third Avenue.

WPD: motor vehicle theft, Friday, Worthington.

WPD: disorderly, 3:18 p.m. Friday, 1500 block of Darling Drive.

WPD: disorderly, 3:50 p.m. Friday, Worthington.

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