Sioux County Sheriff

Two arrested following motorist assist – October 21

On Thursday, October 21, at 2:29 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jessica Weisbrod, age 42, and Jorge Santos, age 35, both of Sioux City, IA.

The arrest stemmed from an incident where a Sheriff’s Deputy on patrol on Highway 10 northwest of Maurice, IA, stopped to assist Weisbrod, who’s vehicle was pulled off the roadway due to a defective tire.

Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia; additionally, Weisbrod provided false information about her identity to the deputy.

Weisbrod and Santos were transported to the Sioux County Jail. Weisbrod was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and providing false Identification to law enforcement. Santos was charged with possession of methamphetamine.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Police Department.