Police went to where Othow was located. As Police were taking him into custody, it’s alleged he resisted and fought with officers, assaulting one officer and spitting blood on a second officer. Othow was then subdued, and taken into custody.
Storm Lake Police charged Othow with Assault, 1st Degree Harassment, 2 counts of Assault on a Police Officer, and Interference With Official Acts. Othow was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail on a $4,600.00 cash bond.
Two officers sustained minor injuries in the fight but did not require medical attention.