Central Iowa Man Charged Following Weekend Traffic Stop

–A Central Iowa Man was taken into custody following a traffic stop Friday night south of Emmetsburg. 

According to the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies conducted the traffic stop on a vehicle traveling at a speed of over 90 MPH Friday evening, around 6:20 PM four miles south of Emmetsburg along HWY 4.  

After conducting the stop, Deputies arrested the driver, identified as 29-year-old Joshua Dean Angus Plowman of Waukee. Plowman was charged with Operating while Intoxicated to go along with the speeding citation. 

Additional charges are pending through a subsequent investigation by the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office, who were assisted by the Emmetsburg Police Department and Wickman’s towing. 

Plowman was booked into the Palo Alto County Jail to await an initial court appearance.