Sanborn Man Wanted For Contempt Of Court Also Faces Weapons Charge

Thu 3-22-2018

            (Spencer)-- A Sanborn man wanted on a warrant charging him with contempt of court who was arrested Sunday in Clay county also faces a weapons charge.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Brady Griffin was arrested around 6:30 pm on Highway 18 near Everly.

Authorities say Griffin was wanted on the O'Brien county warrant and that upon making the arrest he was found to be in possession of a handgun. Upon further investigation they learned Griffin had been previously convicted of domestic abuse assault and was not supposed to possess a firearm.

In addition to the warrant, Griffin was charged with dominion or control of a firearm as a domestic abuser. The charge is a class “D” felony. He was booked into jail on a $5,000 bond and was also being held for O'Brien county authorities.