Drug-related arrest in Atlantic


August 16th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Police in Atlantic report the arrest Monday, of 32-year old Tara Campbell, of Atlantic. Campbell was taken into custody on a charge of Illegal Possession of Prescription Drugs. Campbell was booked into the Cass County Jail and held, pending a court appearance.

And, an accident Monday afternoon at 7th and Palm Streets caused $3,000 damage, but no one was injured. Officials say Suzanne Just, of Atlantic, was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign, after her vehicle struck a vehicle driven by Clayton Sheeder, of Elliott.

The accident happened at around 2:30-p.m., as Just was traveling north at the intersection of 7th and Palm. According to Atlantic Police, when Just pulled away from the stop sign, she failed to see Sheeder’s approaching vehicle, due to vehicles parked near the intersection.