Sioux County Sheriff

George woman arrested after assault at Sheldon Motel – June 26

On Sunday, June 26, at 7:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Karitat Lewi, age 34, of George, IA.

The arrest stemmed from a May 25 report of assault that occurred at the Sheldon Motel, 500 West Park Street, in Sheldon, IA.

Upon further investigation, it was discovered that Lewi entered a motel room and assaulted a victim. Before leaving the property, Lewi also vandalized the victim’s vehicle by destroying a side mirror and throwing it through the vehicle’s back window.

Lewi was charged with assault and criminal mischief.