The Ottumwa Courier

February 3, 2014

South Dakota man accused of stealing hogs in Iowa


Ottumwa Courier

---- — ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A 29-year-old South Dakota man has been accused of stealing and selling dozens of hogs stolen in northwest Iowa.

The Sioux City Journal says (http://bit.ly/1bmO16a ) Joshua Nygaard, of Centerville, S.D., is charged with three counts of theft. The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says Nygaard stole a total of more than 120 hogs on three different occasions.

Lyon County Jail records say Nygaard remained in custody on Monday, pending $10,000 bail. Online court records don't list the name of his attorney.

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Information from: Sioux City Journal, http://www.siouxcityjournal.com