Estherville, IA (KICD) — A Ruthven man is arrested after a traffic stop.
Around 8:30 Tuesday morning, Estherville Police stopped a vehicle on Highway 4 south of Estherville for a traffic violation. During the stop the Officer observed the driver 54-year old Roger Kruse throwing something out of the passenger window of the vehicle and into the ditch.
During the course of the investigation it was determined that Kruse’s driver’s license was suspended. K-9 Max was deployed to do an article search. and subsequently located an eye glass case with drug paraphernalia inside it.
Kruse was arrested for Driving While under Suspension and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was transported to the Emmet County Jail.