Wendt arrested for Domestic/Felon in Possession of Firearm

On 02/27/2024 the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a disturbance on Juniper Ave near Hinton, Iowa involving a gun shot being fired. Law enforcement arrived and conducted an investigation. Upon completion of the investigation, Thomas Wendt, age 40 of Hinton, Iowa, was placed under arrest and transported to the Plymouth County Jail. At the jail Wendt was booked for felon in possession of firearm, domestic abuse assault first offense, simple assault, and reckless use of a firearm.

The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Le Mars Police Department, the Hinton Police Department, and the Iowa State Patrol.