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Motor vehicle accident – December 9

December 13, 2019

On Monday, December 9 at 5:05 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18 in Hull, IA. Sybrena Van Veldhuizen, age 17, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2005 Chevyrolet Silverado eastbound on Highway 18. Katie Ketelsen, age 30, of Rock Rapids, IA was driving a … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 9

Motor vehicle accident – December 9

December 13, 2019

On Monday, December 9, at 8:58 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, five miles southwest of Orange City, IA. Sharon Kruse, age 61, of Sheldon, IA. Was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Impala northbound on Highway 60 when she struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 9

Suspicious person investigation leads to arrest – December 7

December 10, 2019

On Saturday, December 7, at 2:17 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daniel Chiodini, age 26, of St. Louis, MO. The arrest occurred after an Orange City Police Officer checked on a 2020 Dodge Durango parked at a county-owned park, one-half mile south of Alton, IA. Chiodini, the driver of the Dodge, accelerated the … Read more Suspicious person investigation leads to arrest – December 7

Traffic stop leads to arrest – December 6

December 9, 2019

On Friday, December 6, at 12:36 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Angela Latham, age 38, of Sioux Falls, SD. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred in Hospers, IA. Latham fled from the deputy and was apprehended a short distance from the vehicle. Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered methamphetamine and … Read more Traffic stop leads to arrest – December 6

High School Law classes tour Sheriff’s Office

December 9, 2019

Recently, the Unity Christian High School Law Class toured the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office. School Resource Officer (SRO) Deputy Waylon Pollema facilitated the tours for the classes taught by Mr. Jon Holwerda. The students were able to see the general working areas of the sheriff’s office, the jail and communications center. They were also able … Read more High School Law classes tour Sheriff’s Office

Motor vehicle accident – December 6

December 7, 2019

On Friday, December 6, at 5:47 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kennedy Avenue, four miles north of Boyden, IA. Clyde Lems, age 67, of Doon, IA was driving a 2010 Chrysler Town and Country minivan southbound on Kennedy Avenue when he struck a deer on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 6

Motor vehicle accident – December 6

December 7, 2019

On Friday, December 6, at 4:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Jay Avenue and 420th st , two miles north of Orange City, IA. Kyle Meinders, age 19, of Cedar, IA was driving a 2011 Buick Lucerne eastbound on 420th Steet. Alexander Van … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 6

Motor vehicle accident – December 4

December 4, 2019

On Wednesday, December 4, at 5:52 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Highway 18, three miles west of Boyden, IA. Harlow Teunissen, age 56, of Canton, SD was driving a 1999 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a grain trailer eastbound on Highway 18. … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 4

Information sought in gunshots fired from vehicle *Photos* – December 2

December 3, 2019

On Monday, December 2, at 5:16 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a gunshots fired near a farm property on 500th Street, five miles southwest of Ireton, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that a dark-colored pickup stopped on the roadway and fired three rounds from a firearm from inside the … Read more Information sought in gunshots fired from vehicle *Photos* – December 2

Motor vehicle accident – December 2

December 3, 2019

On Monday, December 2, at 1:26 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 1st Street in Hull, IA. Marsha Kelderman, age 62, of Hull was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe westbound on 1st Street. Lonni Westphal, age 49, of Hull was operating a 2017 John Deere front-end loader … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 2