- Published on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 14:29
On December 29th the DCSO responded to the 10000 block of 240th Avenue for a domestic disturbance. Upon further investigation it was determined that Kathi Kabele (46) of Spirit Lake made threats of burning property at the residence. Kabele also started a small fire in the garage.
Kabele was charged with Arson in the Second Degree (Class B Felony) and Domestic Abuse Assault (Simple Misdemeanor). She is currently being held on a $25,000 bond.
All persons are innocent until proven guilty.
- Published on Tuesday, 23 December 2014 05:39
On December 18, 2014 the DCSO attempted to locate Elijah Nelson (19), of Spirit Lake, in the 25000 block of Babs Street in the East Okoboji Beach area for an outstanding warrant out of Emmet County. Upon further investigation, the presence of illegal drug activity was present at the residence. The DCSO then executed a search warrant on the residence.
- Published on Friday, 19 December 2014 15:50
An area resident recently received a text message stating that their credit card had been compromised and asked for them to call a number. When the number was called, an automated system asked for credit card info, social security and other personal information. In this case, the resident realized that it was a scam in time and was able to avoid their credit card being used fraudulently by contacting the credit card company and cancelling the credit card.