Sioux County Sheriff

Juvenile charged following burglary and theft investigation – August 12

On Sunday, August 9, at 8:21 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a burglary that occurred at a residence on Kingbird Avenue, three miles southwest of Hospers, IA.

Upon further investigation, it was discovered that someone entered a building and stole two pistols.

As a result of the investigation, deputies discovered that a 17 year old male juvenile of Sheldon, IA was the person who entered into a building on the property and stole the handguns.

On Wednesday, August 12, the juvenile was charged with burglary and theft.