Sioux County Sheriff

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Information sought in burglary investigation – June 3

June 4, 2020

On Wednesday, June 3, at 3:11 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of burglary that occurred at the Pit Row Convenience Store, 1010 Southern Street, in Boyden, IA. Upon further investigation it was discovered that someone entered the building by forcing open a door. Once inside, the perpetrator(s) stole alcohol. If you … Read more Information sought in burglary investigation – June 3

Motor vehicle accident – June 3

June 4, 2020

On Wednesday, June 3, 4:55 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 410th Street, three miles southwest of Sioux Center, IA. Natividad de Tomas, age 34, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2007 Suzuki XL7 westbound on 410th Street. Daniel Wieling, age 57, of Ireton, IA was … Read more Motor vehicle accident – June 3

Two juveniles cited following report of illegal drug use – June 3

June 4, 2020

On Wednesday, June 3, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office charged two juvenile males from Hospers, IA, for possession of illegal drugs. The charges stemmed from an investigation that began on Monday, June 1, at 9:57 p.m., following a report of illegal drug that occurred a residence in Hospers. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that people … Read more Two juveniles cited following report of illegal drug use – June 3

Motor vehicle accident – May 27

May 28, 2020

On Wednesday, May 27, at 12:07 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles east of Boyden, IA. Sharon Van Der Wilt, age 73, of Boyden was driving a 2008 Hyundai Veracruz eastbound on Highway 18 when she struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more Motor vehicle accident – May 27

Shooting death leads to arrest – May 9 *UPDATED*

May 27, 2020

*UPDATED RELEASE: MAY 27* The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigation into the murder of Grant Wilson, has led to a change in the original charge of 2nd degree murder that was filed against Gregg Winterfeld. After discussion with the Sioux County Attorney, on Friday, May 22, the attorney’s office amended the charge against Winterfeld to … Read more Shooting death leads to arrest – May 9 *UPDATED*

Motorcycle accident – May 19

May 20, 2020

On Tuesday, May 19, at 9:17 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motorcycle accident that occurred on 360th Street, two miles east of Hudson, SD. Bradley Kleinhesselink, age 25, of Alton, IA was driving a 2007 Harley-Davidson motorcycle eastbound on 360th Street when he struck a deer on the roadway. Kleinhesselink and a … Read more Motorcycle accident – May 19

Motor vehicle accident – May 16

May 17, 2020

On Saturday, May 16, at 5:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 60 and Kingbird Avenue, one mile north of Alton, IA. Erick Beltran, age 34, of Sioux Center, IA was driving a 2016 Honda Civic southbound on Kingbird Avenue. Derik Lampe, age … Read more Motor vehicle accident – May 16

Motor vehicle accident – May 8

May 9, 2020

On Friday, May 8, at 9:01 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, three miles east of Sioux Center, IA. Vanessa Bartels, age 49, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2006 Toyota 4Runner eastbound on 400th Street when she struck a deer that entered the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – May 8

Motor Vehicle accident – May 8

May 9, 2020

On Friday, May 8 at 1:26 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office and its Technical Investigation Unit investigated a motor  vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and 310th Street, one mile northwest of Hull, IA. Steven Brummel, age 19, of Hull was driving a 2000 Sterling straight truck northbound on Harrison … Read more Motor Vehicle accident – May 8

Motor vehicle accident – May 8

May 8, 2020

On Friday, May 8, at 6:10 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Rock Valley, IA. Manuel Ramon, age 35, of Rock Valley was driving a 2007 Ford Expedition eastbound on Highway 18 when he struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more Motor vehicle accident – May 8