Police Blotter

On September 9th 2018 at approximately 11:20am, at 1520 N. Lake Ave. in Storm Lake, a vehicle owned by Luis Placido of Alta, was struck by a vehicle driven by Leland Jenkins of Council Bluffs. Total damages were estimated at $850.

On September 8th 2018 at approximately 12:36am, in the 1600 Block of Lake Ave. in Storm Lake, a vehicle driven by Lan Huong Brown of Alta, was involved in an accident with a vehicle driven by Robert Skog of Albert City. The two vehicles collided causing total damages estimated at $5500. Skog was cited for Failure to Stop in Assured Clear Distance.

On September 6th 2018 at approximately 2:15pm, at the intersection of E 12th St. and Lake Ave. in Storm Lake, a vehicle owned by Adam Archer of Alta, was struck by a vehicle driven by Curtis Hoch of Storm Lake. Total damages were estimated at $1001.

On September 6th 2018 at approximately 10:40am, at 408 Barton St. in Storm Lake, a vehicle owned by Eric Weeks of Spencer, was struck by a vehicle driven by William Pewsey of Storm Lake. Total damages were estimated at $2500.

On the evening of Friday, September 7, 2018 at approximately 8:59pm the Storm Lake Fire Department responded to Liberty Hall on the campus of Buena Vista University in reference to an automated fire alarm.
Upon arrival of fire fighters they determined that cooking smoke on the third floor activated the alarm.
There was no fire and no damage.
The fire department was on scene for approximately 10 minutes and was assisted at the scene by the Storm Lake Police Department and BVU Security.