Pocahaontas County Arrest

Charges have been filed in connection with a motor vehicle accident August 28th east of Rolfe.

Pocahontas County Sheriff Brian Larsen says Joel Schmidt of Ottosen is facing additional charges after he was taken into custody for an outstanding arrest warrant. Monday morning, Schmidt was located and arrested by a Pocahontas County Deputy Sheriff on an outstanding Pocahontas County arrest warrant.

Schmidt was charged with second-offense OWI, an aggravated misdemeanor and driving while revoked, a serious misdemeanor. Schmidt was taken to the Pocahontas County Jail without incident and booked in lieu of bond.