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Woman Charged For Allegedly Breaking Water Pipe In Jail Cell

Fri 1-4-2019

(Emmetsburg)-- A Mallard woman who was being held at the Palo Alto county jail has been charged after allegedly damaging a water pipe in the cell she was being held in.

The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old LaDawn Elaine Colvin was charged with criminal mischief in the 4th degree as a result of water damage to the cell she was being held in, along with damaging an adjacent cell, and a cell on the first floor of the jail. Damage was estimated at about $350.

The incident took place Thursday evening.