Former Shambaugh resident arrested on domestic abuse & other charges


June 17th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Page County Sheriff’s Office reports one person was arrested early Sunday morning, following an investigation into a 9-1-1 hang up call in Shambaugh. Officials say a deputy responded to 107 Main Street shortly after 3:45-a.m.  During an investigation, it was determined a violation of a Domestic Abuse protection order, and a domestic assault had allegedly occcured. With assistance from the Clarinda Police Department, 44-year old Jodie Marie Sherman, of Council Bluffs, and formerly of Shambaugh, was taken into custody. Authorities say Sherman had previously lived in the home at 107 Main Street.

Sherman was charged with Domestic Abuse Assault (an aggravated misdemeanor), Violation of a Protection Order and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (both are Simple Misdemeanors). Additional charges are possible, pending completion of the investigation. Sherman was being held in the Page County Jail without bond.