Branson arrested for OWI

On January 22, 2024 at around 22:40 hrs., a Plymouth County Sheriff’s Deputy initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle exhibiting poor driving behavior.  Upon making contact with the driver, who was identified as Taylor Branson, age 26 of Akron, Iowa, Branson showed signs of alcohol related impairment and an investigation began.  Ultimately, Branson was arrested and transported to the Plymouth County Jail where he was charged with OWI 1st offense and possession of open container of alcohol.