Griswold man arrested after motorcycle accident


August 3rd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reports a Griswold man was arrested Wednesday night on an OWI charge, following a motorcycle accident. 70-year old Lewis Claire Boucher was brought to the Cass County Jail on a charge of OWI 1st offense, following an investigation into the incident. The Cass County Communications Center received a call at around 8:35-p.m about a single-vehicle motorcycle accident having occurred east of the Griswold Little League Field on Highway 92. Upon investigation, deputies learned a 1978 Honda motorcycle driven by Boucher had left the road and entered the south ditch. The accident caused $3,000 worth of damage. Boucher was released from custody later that same evening.

And, 21-year old Nicholas Allen Philby, of Red Oak, was arrested Wednesday, on an Atlantic Police Department warrant for OWI 1st Offense. Philby was taken to the Cass County Jail where he was released Thursday, on his own recognizance.