Lyon County Sheriff’s Office

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office

ROCK RAPIDS—A 40-year-old Rock Valley man was arrested about 10:40 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, on charges of first-offense operating while under the influence and child endangerment.

The arrest of Cory Dean Van Tilburg stemmed from a report of him operating a combine with his minor child while under the influence of alcohol near the 2100 mile of Goldfinch Avenue about eight miles southwest of Rock Rapids, according to the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.

The caller stated that Van Tilburg had consumed 16 beers.

Van Tilburg was located driving a 9500 John Deere combine and showed signs of impairment and failed preliminary field sobriety tests, according to court documents.