Sioux County Sheriff

Sex abuse investigation leads to arrest – June 11

On Saturday, June 11, at 8:27 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Darren Nicholson, age 18, of Sioux Center, IA.

The arrest stemmed from an investigation that began earlier this year following a report of a sexual assault. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Nicholson had intermittent sexual contact with a female child-victim since 2017.

Nicholson was charged with second degree sexual assault and third degree sexual assault.