Sioux County Sheriff

Domestic disturbance leads to arrest – December 30

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.