July 1, 2020, Rachel McFarland, age 32, of Sibley, IA was found guilty of the crime of Child Endangerment, committed on or about the month of December 2019. The Defendant is to pay a fine of $625.00, a thirty-five percent (35%) surcharge of $218.75, the costs of this action, and restitution of any court appointed attorney fees. the Defendant is further sentenced to imprisonment in the Osceola County Jail for a term of ninety (90) days, with all time suspended except for ten (10) days. The Defendant is placed on probation to the Iowa Department of correction for a two (2) year formal probation.
June 30, 2020, Pranom Souvannarath, age 37, of Sioux Falls, SD was arrested on an active Osceola County warrant for Failure to Appear - Forgery, Identity Theft under $1500, and Theft 5th Degree. Souvannarath was booked into the Osceola County Jail where she is being held on a $5,000 bond.
June 27, 2020, an Osceola County Deputy arrested Clinton James Kreykes, age 38, of Sheldon, IA on an active Osceola County warrant for Failure to Appear - Driving while Barred. Kreykes was transported and booked into the Osceola County Jail where he is being held on a $2,000 bond. Iowa State Patrol assisted with taking Kreykes into custody.
June 24, 2020, at approximately 3:56pm, My Hanh Thi Nguyen, age 48, of Worthington, MN was driving a 2008 Nissan Pathfinder northbound on Hwy 60. Maria Daniela Kropf, age 71, of Bigelow, MN was driving a 2018 Chevy Equinox eastbound on 100th St and crossed the Hwy 60 intersection, failing to yield at the traffic sign crossing in front of the Pathfinder. The Pathfinder struck the Equinox in the front passenger side. The Pathfinder received approximately $2,000 in damage and the Equinox received approximately $1,500 in damage. Kropf was transported to the Osceola Regional Health Center by the Sibley Ambulance, Nguyen did not report any injuries. Kropf was issued a citation for Failure to Yield to Vehicle on Right.
June 20, 2020 Candi Jo Rethwill, age 32, of Worthington, MN was arrested on two outstanding Osceola County warrants for Kidnapping 3rd Degree, a Class C Felony, Willful Injury - Causing Bodily Injury, a Class D Felony, False Imprisonment, a Serious Misdemeanor, Criminal Mischief 5th Degree and Obstruction of Community Communications, both Simple Misdemeanors. Rethwill was booked into the Osceola County Jail and held on a $10,000 bond. Rethwill is also being held on a warrant for Nobles County.
June 19, 2020, a Osceola County Deputies investigated a domestic disturbance call in Sibley. Upon investigation, deputies arrested Melvin Charles Locke, age 52, of Sibley, IA for alleged Domestic Abuse Assault, a Simple Misdemeanor. Locked was booked into the Osceola County Jail and held on a $300 bond.
On Thursday, June 18th, 2020, an Osceola County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested Nyakor John Tongyik, age 24, of Sibley, Iowa for allegedly Operating while Intoxicated, 1st offense, a Serious Misdemeanor. Tongyik was booked into the Osceola County Jail and later released on a $1,000 unsecured appearance bond. The arrest stemmed from a disturbance in the 900 block of 3rd Avenue in Sibley.
June 18, 2020, an Osceola County Deputy investigated a report of a car fire between 260th St and 270th St on Redwing Ave. Upon contact, the deputy met with Cory Osterbuhr, age 46, of Sheldon, IA who was the driver of the vehicle. The vehicle, a 2004 Ford Freestar was a total loss with approximately $10,000 in damage. Upon investigation, Osterbuhr was arrested for allegedly Driving While under the Influence 1st Offense. Osterbuhr was booked into the Osceola County Jail and held on a $1,000 bond.
June 18, 2020, an Osceola County Deputy arrested Abel Espino-Palma, age 42, of Sheldon, IA for allegedly Eluding, a Serious Misdemeanor, Driving while Suspended, and Interference with Official Acts, a Simple Misdemeanor. Espino-Palma was booked into the Osceola County Jail and released after posting a $1,600 bond. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop at 200th St and Oriole Ave.