Sioux County Sheriff

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Motor vehicle accident – September 17 *Photo*

September 17, 2021

On Friday, September 17, at 3:51 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 10, four and one-half miles west of Orange City, IA. Reagan Van Beek, age 17, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2013 Kia westbound of Highway 10. Easton Van Meeteren, age 17, of … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – September 16

September 17, 2021

On Thursday September 16, at 5:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile north of Alton, IA. Michael Nelson, age 38, of Crescent, IA was driving a 2021 Peterbilt semi-truck and pulling a cattle trailer northbound on Highway; he slowed to turn east onto … Read more

Suspicious person incident leads to arrest – September 14

September 15, 2021

On Tuesday, September 14, at 10:00 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Steven Lundgren, age 37, of Wakonda, SD. The arrest stemmed from an incident where a Sioux County Sheriff’s Deputy on patrol in Chatsworth, IA, noticed a vehicle parked, running and with Lundgren asleep in the vehicle in the driver’s seat. Upon further … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – September 13

September 14, 2021

On Monday, September 13, at 6:07 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Harrison Avenue, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Paityn Brummel, age 16, of Hull, IA, was driving a 2006 Pontiac G6 southbound on Harrison Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the … Read more

Information sought in theft of tools in Boyden – September 13

September 13, 2021

On Monday, September 13, at 6:52 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of burglary and theft that occurred at a residence in Boyden, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that someone entered into a residence on Pleasant Street and stole power tools consisting of an air compressor, drills, radio and other construction … Read more

Vehicle strikes residence in motor vehicle accident – September 8 *Photo*

September 8, 2021

On Wednesday, September 8, at 1:01 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Jackson Avenue (county road K-64), two miles north of Orange City, IA. Cody Mulder, age 38, of Hospers, IA, was driving a 2014 Honda CRV northbound on Jackson Avenue when he lost control of the … Read more

Utility Terrain Vehicle accident leads to arrest- September 8

September 8, 2021

On Wednesday, September 8, at 1:07 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) accident that occurred on Ibex Avenue, one mile north of Hull, IA. Johann Louw, age 27, of Hull, was driving a 2021 Polaris Ranger northbound on Ibex Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – September 5

September 7, 2021

On Sunday, September 5, at 8:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 10, one eighth-mile east of Alton, IA. Samantha Murphy, age 25, of Carter Lake, IA was driving a 2000 Ford F-250 westbound on Highway 10 when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the … Read more

Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – September 4

September 6, 2021

On Saturday, September 4, at 11:08 p.m.,, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 10, one-quarter mile west of Orange City, IA. Logan Peters, age 20, of Jewell, IA was driving a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am eastbound on Highway 10 when he lost control of the vehicle, crossed … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – September 4

September 6, 2021

On Saturday, September 4, at 7:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Pouders Pond Road, 11 miles West of Rock Valley, IA. Porter Albers, age 15, of Harrisburg, SD, was driving a 2006 Honda Accord eastbound on Pouders Pond Road when he lost control of the vehicle, … Read more