Clarinda man arrested following a fight Tues. night


August 8th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

Police in Clarinda report one person was arrested following an altercation Tuesday night at an apartment complex. 37-year old Robert Jeffrey Stevens, of Clarinda, faces a misdemeanor charge of Disorderly conduct, after authorities were called to the Parkview Apartments at around 11:15-p.m. following a reported “Fight in Progress.” Stevens was brought to the Page County Jail and held on $325 bond, pending an appearance before the magistrate.

The Clarinda P.D. reports also, 71-year old Ray Emerson Hoffman, of Blanchard, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on a misdemeanor charge of 5th degree theft, after he was caught allegedly stealing an item from the Hy-Vee Food Store in Clarinda. Hoffman was detained by employees until police arrived. He was later released on a Personal Recognizance bond, pending a court appearance that was set for August 29th.