POLK COUNTY PURSUIT LEADS TO ARREST - OCTOBER 19, 2017
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Polk County Pursuit Leads to Arrest
At approximately 4:30am on October 19th, 2017, Polk County Deputies attempted to stop a 1996 Mercury Tracer in the 2700 block of NE 51st Ct. for a traffic violation. The driver did not stop and a pursuit was initiated. The vehicle continued towards I-235 at a low rate of speed until reaching I-235 Westbound, where it exceeded the speed limit until reaching the 31st St. exit in Des Moines. The Deputies were able to stop the vehicle on 31st St. just south of the interstate and the driver of the vehicle was taken into custody.
Jenny Joann Hass, 27, of Des Moines, was charged with the following:
Valid Probation Violation Warrant
Valid Criminal Trespass Warrant
Possession of Methamphetamine
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Driving While Barred
Polk County was assisted by the Des Moines Police Department and the Iowa State Patrol during the event.