On Wednesday, December 30, at 6:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Marcelino Chilel-Niz, age 36, of Hospers, IA.
The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred at a residence on Kingbird Avenue west of Hospers.
Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Chilel-Niz assaulted a female victim at the residence.
Chilel-Niz was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with domestic assault.
The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol.