Traffic stop in Sioux Center leads to arrest – September 25

On Sunday, September 25, at 7:27 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rigoberto Chilel-Ramirez, age 39, of Rock Valley, IA.

The arrest stemmed after a deputy saw Chilel-Ramirez operating a motor vehicle on South Main Avenue in Sioux Center, IA and believed there to be an outstanding Sioux County warrant for his arrest. After confirming that the warrant was valid, the deputy stopped Chilel-Ramirez and also discovered that his driver’s license was not valid.

Chilel-Ramirez was transported to the Sioux County Jail for the outstanding arrest warrant for violation of probation and charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended driver’s license and failure to obtain SR-22 insurance.