Clark facing drug, assault charges
A Fort Dodge man is facing several charges after being arrested Monday.
Wendel Clark, 27, was arrested on outstanding warrants Monday.
According to court documents, when officers tried to arrest Clark, they found he had marijuana in his pocket. As he was about to be arrested, Clark allegedly tried to grab the officer's gun and take it away from him. The officer was able to keep Clark from grabbing his gun.
Clark is also charged with domestic assault with injury from an incident in 2010. He allegedly pushed a woman down a flight of stairs, threw a table and chair at her and then kicked her down in the street after chasing her outside the door.
He is also charged with failing to appear at a revocation hearing and a pretrial conference.
At his initial appearance in Webster County Magistrate Court, Magistrate William Habhab set Clark's bond at $24,000.
His preliminary hearing is set for June 28.
FD man charged with arson
A Fort Dodge man has been arrested and charged with arson after police say he burned up a car.
According to court documents, Zachary T. Lacina, 22, set a vehicle on fire near the Little Dam next to the Des Moines River.
He was allegedly found with items in his pocket that belonged to the vehicle's owner.
At his initial appearance in Webster County Magistrate Court Tuesday morning, Magistrate William Habhab ordered Lacina held on $10,000 bond.
Lacina's preliminary hearing is set for June 29.
Land O'Lakes and Michael Brown each reported a theft.
A person reported harassment.
Two people reported an assault.
Failure to appear - Dustin T. Hepp, 24, Lehigh, sent to District Court.
Violation of probation - Dale H. Smith, 20, 1224 17th St. S.W., sent to District Court.
Criminal trespass - Carolyn S. Gully, 56, 1120 10th Ave. S.W., trial set for July 11.
Failure to pay parking tickets, three counts - Carolyn S. Gully, 56, 1120 10th Ave. S.W., trial set for July 11.
Operating while intoxicated, second offense - Jose E. Jimenez, 38, Des Moines, preliminary hearing set for July 6.
Driving under suspension - Shawn M. McCleish, 23, Lone Rock, $397.50.
Operating without registration - Shawn M. McCleish, 23, Lone Rock, $132.50.