The Atlantic Police Department reports two minor accidents and an arrest occurred this past weekend.
On Friday, July 6, shortly after 3 PM, a vehicle driven by Lela Boos of Atlantic backed out of a parking space in a parking lot behind 11 W 5th Street. As the vehicle started moving north in the alley it struck a legally parked vehicle owned by Chelsey Dolch of Atlantic. Boos was cited for failure to maintain control. Total damage from the incident was about $2,500.
On Saturday, July, 7th at about 9 PM, a vehicle driven by Lindsay Arndt of Logan was backing out of a driveway at 1307 Maple Street when it backed into a vehicle owned by John Kooistra of Ames. Arndt was cited for striking an unattended vehicle. Total damage from the accident was about $2,100.
Also on Saturday July 7th, Atlantic Police arrested 33-year-old Jose Perez of West Wendover, Nevada for public intoxication. He was transported to the Cass County Jail where he was booked in and held.