Outstanding work by multiple agencies and dispatch providing coordinated response to a high speed pursuit in very poor weather and road conditions!
Madison County Sheriff's Office
On February 13, 2020, the Madison County Sheriffs Office assisted the Winterset Police Department with the pursuit of a stolen vehicle that ran from Winterset Police Officers. The pursuit went north out of Winterset on Us Hwy 169 into Dallas County before ending on Interstate 35 in Warren County after the tires were punctured with stop sticks. An adult male identified as Neil Lynch (20) of Des Moines was taken into custody by Winterset Police. (5) juveniles were also taken into custody with additional charges pending. Lynch has been booked into the Madison County Jail and no injuries were reported. Assisting in the pursuit was the Earlham Police Department, Desoto Police Department, Van Meter Police Department, West Des Moines Police Department, Dallas County Sheriffs Office, Warren County Sheriffs Office, Iowa State Patrol and the Iowa Department of Motor Vehicle Enforcement.