Male Arrested for Child Endangerment 7-4-15

Last Updated: Saturday, October 31, 2015

On July 4, 2015 at around 10:49pm the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office responded to possible accident in the 2500 Block of Highway 71 south of Milford.

Amanda Elder (33) of Ruthven, IA was driving southbound on Highway 71 when Timothy Elder (33) of Spencer, IA reached over and grabbed the steering wheel and jerked. This caused the vehicle to spin out of control and end up facing north. Also in the vehicle were three juveniles. No injuries were reported.

Timothy Elder was arrested and charged with OWI 2nd Offense, Driving While Suspended, and three counts of Child Endangerment. Elder posted a $2,000 bond.

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