Sioux County Sheriff

Arrest made in June 9-1-1 call that led to traffic stop west of Hull- August 19

On Friday, August 19, at 7:15 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brea Tschopp, age 37, of Hartley, IA.

The arrest stemmed from a 9-1-1 call received on Wednesday, June 8, at 3:33 p.m., from another motorist who stated Tschopp was driving her vehicle in an unsafe manner on Highway 18, west of Hull.

Deputies located Tschopp, stopped her and suspected that she was under the influence of a drug; her children were passengers in the vehicle at the time.

Tschopp was charged with third offense operation of a motor vehicle while intoxicated and two counts of child endangerment.

The sheriff’s office Drug Recognition Expert and the Iowa Department of Human Services assisted in the investigation.