39 year old Neil Hacker of Elmo was arrested by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office last Thursday for possession of a controlled substance. Hacker had a previous felony warrant for another case in Taylor County. He was taken to the Taylor County Jail on $5,000 bond.
Early Saturday morning Kevin Cruth of Clearmont was in a single vehicle crash in Taylor County. Cruth was southbound on Colt Avenue at the intersection of 300th Street where its believed he failed to stop and continued into a ditch. Cruth was taken by New Market EMS to Clarinda Regional Health Center. The accident remains under investigation.