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Prison for Winnebago County man

Found guilty of attacking a woman in Rake.

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 8:35 PM

FOREST CITY, Iowa – A man who broke into a woman’s home and attacked her is going to prison.

Dustin James Olson, 36 of Buffalo Center, pleaded guilty to 3rd degree burglary and assault causing bodily injury. Authorities say he entered a home in Rake on July 12 through the garage door and tried to strangle a woman inside. The victim received bruises to her neck, wrist, and back.

Olson’s sentence is five years in prison, with credit for time already served, and a $315 fine.

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