On Friday night at about 11:00 p.m. the Stanton County Sheriff’s office arrested a 43 year old Yankton, South Dakota man following a brief pursuit with his eastbound Ford Taurus on Hwy 275 and then 568th Avenue Northeast of Stanton. Dustin Alstadt was taken into custody after he refused to stop and was also found to have a suspended license. Alstadt was jailed, pending the posting of bond on charges of Driving During Suspension and Operating a Motor Vehicle to Avoid Arrest. His initial court appearance is scheduled for next month.
On Saturday morning at about 1:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s office responded to a report of an underage drinking party at a residence southwest of Stanton. As a result of that investigation, more than 20 citations were issued for Minor in Possession/Consumption of Alcohol and the party host was cited for Aiding and Abetting Minor in Possession/Consumption of Alcohol.