Traffic Stop Results in Charges Against Algona Man

–An Algona man is facing multiple charges following a traffic stop early Saturday morning.

According to the Algona Police Department, Officers conducted a traffic stop around 12:15 AM Saturday. While investigating the stop, Officers arrested the driver, 29-year old Cody Michael Carlson on charges of Operating While Intoxicated, 1st offense.

Carlson is also being charged with Child Endangerment, an aggravated misdemeanor, as a child was in the car at the time of the stop.

Along with the Child Endangerment charge, Carlson is being charged with Possession or Carrying Dangerous Weapons while Under the Influence.

Carlson was booked into the Kossuth County Jail before posting bond. Online court records show he is due back in a Kossuth County Courtroom on December 9th for a preliminary hearing.