Palo Alto County Authorities Arrest Man Wanted For Income Tax Evasion

Wed 10-21-2015

(Ruthven)-- A Ruthven man wanted by Palo Alto county authorities for income tax evasion, unauthorized use of a credit card and identity theft was taken into custody last week. Authorities say 38-year-old John Martini was arrested shortly after 8:30 p.m. Friday on the warrants, charging him with two counts of evasion of Iowa income tax, four counts of unauthorized use of a credit card under $1,000 and four counts of identity theft under $1,000.

Martini was unable to post a $10,000 cash or surety bond and was booked into jail pending an initial court appearance.