Sioux County Sheriff

Three juveniles charged with drug offenses following medical assistance call – June 17

On Friday, June 17, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office cited three juvenile females into Juvenile Court for drug offenses.

The charges stemmed from a report made to the sheriff’s office on Thursday, June 16, at 9:46 p.m., by parents who transported their 14 year old daughter to Orange City Area Health for a possible overdose reaction to drugs.

Upon further investigation, it was discovered that three 14 year old females used THC edibles and THC vapes at a residence in Maurice, IA.

Upon her release from medical care, the female was charged with delivery of a controlled substance for furnishing the substances to the others. The two other females were charged with possession of a controlled substance.