News

Sapp No Contact Order

Photo: clipart.com

Orange City, IA (KICD) — A Northwest Iowa daycare provider charged with murder receives a no contact order.

The order was issued against 33-year old Rochelle Sapp after she sent text messages to Autumn Elgersma’s mother. Sapp is charged with 1st degree murder and child endangerment, which resulted in the three year old’s death. Authorities said Autumn Elgersma died of blunt force trauma, after Sapp threw her to the floor, when she refused to take her coat off.

A judge has not ruled on the no contact order, or on whether to move Sapp’s trial, of which both sides have agreed to.

Local Headlines

in Local

Neunaber Trial Delayed Again

neunaber

A trial has again been delayed for a 45-year-old northwest Iowa man accused of killing his mother...

in Local

Highway 169 Chase

kossuth co sheriff

A Fort Dodge man is arrested after leading authorities on a high speed chase...

in Local

Texting Harrassment Incident

Police

Two teens are charged after making threatening messages to each other...

in Local

Arnolds Park Gun Arrest

handcuffs

A Spirit Lake man is arrested on numerous charges after displaying a weapon...

in Local

DNR Rescheduled Listening Session

dnr1240

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has rescheduled a public meeting...