Passing of stopped school bus near Boyden leads to arrest – January 26

On Friday, January 26, at 4:12 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tyler Wessels, age 28, of George, IA.

The arrest stemmed from a report of a vehicle that failed to stop for a school bus that was dropping off students north of Boyden, IA.

Upon further investigation, it was determined that Wessel’s driver’s license was also revoked. As a result of this investigation, Wessels was also found to have been operating a motor vehicle while revoked on an unrelated prior traffic stop that occurred near Hospers, IA.

Wessels was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with two counts of Driving while Revoked and Unlawful Passing of a School Bus.