On his way home after an early evening meeting Nov. 19, Allen County Sheriff Bryan Murphy stopped to check on two individuals he spotted arguing in the roadway two miles south of Iola. Evidence at the scene led Murphy and another deputy to arrest Jeffrey D. Mitchell, 53, rural Humboldt, for suspicion of driving while intoxicated, and Nancy K. Newkirk, 62, Iola, on suspicion of transporting an open container of alcohol.
Tyler B.G. Clark, 19, Spring, Texas, was arrested for suspicion of possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia three miles south of Iola on U.S. 169 on Nov. 19.
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