Wanted Man Captured In Cornfield

A wanted person was captured by Storm Lake Police Friday afternoon.

Officers were dispatched to 1607 Maple Street, where they allegedly saw 35-year-old Devin Steel of Storm Lake run out of the back of the residence. Steel was wanted on a Buena Vista County warrant for possession of a controlled substance.

Police pursued Steel about 50 yards into a cornfield. Police were able to apprehend him… and he was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail on the outstanding warrant and was additionally charged with interference with official acts, a simple misdemeanor. He was held without bond.