On 10/8/21 at 3:38 PM the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office took a report of an assault that had occurred on Kornhill Rd west of Wadena. An investigation determined that Joshua Florian Franzen age 32 from Fayette had physically assaulted another male causing injury. Franzen was arrested and transported to the Fayette County Jail where he was charged with assault causing serious injury. The victim was transported to Palmer Hospital by private vehicle to be evaluated for injuries.
On October 8, 2021, at approximately 12:03pm, a valid Fayette County Warrant was served on Larry Bruce Nefzger, age 75 of West Union, for Operating While Intoxicated 3rd Offense (D Felony). This charge stems from an accident on August 22, 2021. Nefzger was also cited for Failure to Maintain Control. Nefzger was arrested and transported to the Fayette County Jail where he is being held on a $5000 cash or surety bond. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the West Union Police Department.
On 1-10-21 Jeffrey Eugene Euans, 61 of Oelwein, was arrested on a Fayette County Arrest Warrant for a felon in possession of a firearm, class D Felony. Euans was taken into custody and transported to Fayette County Jail where he is being held on $10,000 cash/surety bond.