DCSO investigated an incident that was reported to have happened on the evening of February 20, 2017.
A 19 year old male was taken by force from his residence in the 1700 block of Lakeside Avenue in Wahpeton. He was forced into a vehicle and taken to rural Dickinson County where he was assaulted. The victim was then taken to Milford where he was able to escape by crawling out of the vehicles window as it traveled down highway 71. The male ran to a place of safety. The suspects fled the scene.
Two people were arrested in the incident.
Tanner Meysenburg (20), of Spencer IA, was arrested and is being held in the Dickinson County Jail on $52,000 bond. He is charged with the following:
Kidnapping 1st degree
Burglary 1st degree
Assault while participating in a felony causing injury
Meysenburg was also arrested on an arrest warrant with the following charges:
Attempted burglary 3rd degree
Criminal Mischief 4th degree
Jordaen Duhn (23), of Spencer IA, was arrested and is being held in the Dickinson County Jail on $50,000 bond. She is charged with the following:
Kidnapping 1st degree
Aiding and abetting Burglary 1st
Aiding and abetting Robbery
Aiding and abetting Assault while participating in a felony
DCSO thanks the Dickinson and Spencer Communication centers, Milford and Spencer police for their assistance in the investigation.
The incident remains under investigation. All persons are innocent until proven guilty.
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office has an opening for a full-time 911 Communications Dispatcher. Applicants must be able to work days, nights, weekends, holidays and be flexible. Applicants must have above average communications skills and have the ability to multi-task. All applicants are subject to a background investigation.
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office offers excellent pay, IPERS, health insurance and benefits. Interested persons should submit a cover letter and resume by March 10 at 4:30 PM. Please mail to:
Dickinson County Sheriffs Office
Attn: Jarrod Fischer
PO Box 214
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
For questions: Please call Jarrod Fischer at 712-336-2525
The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office would like to welcome our new deputy, Kris Mulder. He was sworn in yesterday.
Deputy Kris Mulder raised in Milford and graduated from Okoboji High School. Kris served our country in the Marines from 1990 to 2001. Kris was a member of the Lake Park Fire Department from 2002 to 2012. He has been very active in the community and is excited to serve the citizens of Dickinson County.
We welcome Kris and wish him the best with his career at the Sheriff's Office.
Left to Right: Sheriff Greg Baloun, Deputy Kris Mulder, Chief Deputy Tony Petersen, and Lieutenant Matt Grimmius