Sioux County Sheriff

Disturbance leads to arrest – October 18

On Monday, October 18, at 7:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jose Deleon-Tavarez, age 35, of Hartley, IA.

The arrest stemmed from an incident that happened earlier that same day when Deleon-Tavarez entered a residence in Granville, IA and assaulted a victim. The victim reported injuries and sought medical attention on their own.

Deleon-Tavarez was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with first degree burglary and serious domestic assault.

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