Ottumwa man back in custody


Clawson Jesse Clawson

Miskimins Kenneth Miskimins

A 27 year old Ottumwa man is back in custody following his arrest Monday.

The Wapello County Sheriff’s Department arrested Jesse James Clawson Monday afternoon at the intersection of Madison and Mary Streets.

Clawson was wanted on an arrest warrant for Escape from the Ottumwa Residential facility. During the arrest, Clawson led sheriff deputies on a pursuit that came to an end at the intersection of 91st Avenue and River Road in Wapello County.

Clawson was taken into custody on the outstanding warrant for Escape as well as a warrant from Mahaska County.

Also arrested was 51 year old Kenneth Miskimins on an outstanding warrant from Poweshiek County. Miskimins was a passenger in the Clawson vehicle.