Authorities in Page County are on the lookout for person allegedly involved in an assault late Wednesday night. According to Sheriff Lyle Palmer, at around 10-p.m., deputies were dispatched to 1672 A Avenue (approximately 1.5 miles north of Shenandoah), for a disturbance at the Valerie Kay Kalkas and David Ryan residence. The incident allegedly took place between Kalkas, Ryan, and another family member. When Law Enforcement arrived, it was determined that the other family member involved had allegedly physically assaulted Ryan and Kalkas.
The suspected family member left the scene, and was last seen by Ryan walking south from the residence on A Avenue towards Shenandoah.An extensive search of the area was conducted by Law Enforcement for the individual. The search also continued to locations within the city limits of Shenandoah, but the individual was not located. The investigation is ongoing and further information will be released when it is available.
Assisting the Page County Sheriff’s Office in the search with personnel or equipment were officers with the Shenandoah, Clarinda and Red Oak Police Departments, the Omaha Police Department’s helicopter unit, Cass, Fremont and Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputies, and the Shenandoah Fire Department