Sioux County Sheriff

Traffic stop leads to arrest – January 2

On Saturday, January 2, at 4:07 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Anderson, age 40, of Rock Valley, IA

The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Highway 18, five miles west of Rock Valley.

Upon further investigation, deputies suspected that Anderson was under the influence of alcohol and discovered a firearm in his possession.

Anderson was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and carrying weapons while intoxicated.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department.