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Sioux County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Slashed Manure Hoses

Sioux Sheriff Car 84-Granville, Iowa — The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fairly strange case of vandalism near Granville.

On Monday morning (10/14) the Sheriff’s Office investigated the report of vandalism in a ditch near the intersection of 490th Street and Marsh Avenue, three miles south of Granville.

Upon further investigation it was discovered that the perpetrator or perpetrators severed a six-inch and an eight-inch manure hose, which were in the ditch. No spill or leakage occurred as a result of the damage. The hoses were cut with a sharp object sometime between Saturday evening, October 12 and Monday morning, October 14.

Damages are estimated at $300.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office. If you wish to remain anonymous you may use the Text-a-Tip program.

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