News Flash

City News - News Release

Posted on: March 10, 2022

UPDATE: LOCATED SAFE Ankeny Police seek assistance locating missing 15-year-old boy

**UPDATE** Kyler Vander Ploeg was located safe in Ankeny this afternoon. The Ankeny Police Department would like to thank the public for their help in this matter.   

The Ankeny Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance with locating Kyler Vander Ploeg (15).  Vander Ploeg was reported missing on March 8 and has not  been seen by family members since March 4, however, he has been seen in the Ankeny area as recently as March 9.  No one has been able to make contact Vander Ploeg at the time of this release.  Vander Ploeg is 5’10”, 165 lbs. with black hair and was last seen wearing a gray hoodie.

Kyle Vander Ploeg

Anyone with information about Vander Ploeg’s whereabouts is asked to contact Polk County Dispatch at (515) 286-3333, option 5.

###

Ankeny Police Case - #22-001166

Release #1

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City News - News Release

City of Ankeny hires new fire chief

Posted on: January 23, 2023

Week of Jan. 16 Traffic Unit Update

Posted on: January 16, 2023
Bikers on bridge

Create an Account

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Ankeny Fire responds to residential fire

Posted on: December 26, 2022

Phone Scam Alert – Officer Impersonation

Posted on: December 23, 2022

Celebrate the holidays in Ankeny

Posted on: November 21, 2022

Thanksgiving holiday closures and delays

Posted on: November 21, 2022

Free Movies this Summer in Ankeny

Posted on: June 2, 2022

Aquatics Job Fair

Posted on: March 29, 2022

City of Ankeny to Hold Special Election

Posted on: January 4, 2022

$500 Million Invested in Ankeny in 2021

Posted on: January 6, 2022