Sioux County Sheriff

Disturbance leads to arrest – June 21

On Monday, June 21, at 3:08 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Autumn Van Der Linden, age 34, of Alton, IA.

The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred at a residence on 440th Street, one mile north of Alton.

Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Van Der Linden handled a firearm in a reckless manner in the presence of a child during the disturbance.

Van Der Linden was transported to the Sioux County Jail where she was charged with child endangerment.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Orange City Police Department.