*UPDATED October 11* Hospers man arrested for sex offenses involving a minor female – September 5


On Wednesday, October 11, at 1:15 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office filed additional charges on Andrew Joslin, age 35, of Hospers, IA.

The charges stem from an ongoing investigation that began on September 25, in Hospers, IA.

Joslin was charged with Two Counts of Sexual Abuse in the 2nd Degree, Two Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, and one Count of Possession of Depiction of a Minor in a Sex Act.

Joslin remains in custody at the Sioux County Jail.


On Tuesday, September 5, at 11:23 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andrew Joslin, age 35, of Hospers, IA.

The arrest stemmed from a report stating that Joslin solicited a minor female for inappropriate sexual content. Upon further investigation, it was determined that Joslin had sexual contact with the minor at a Hospers residence.

Joslin was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with sexual exploitation of a minor, two counts of third degree sexual abuse and two counts of lascivious conduct with a minor.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services.

The case remains under investigation.