Sioux County Sheriff

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Text-A-Tip report leads to alcohol charges – November 23

November 25, 2019

On Saturday, November 23, at 9:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office cited nine people with underage drinking. The charges stemmed from a Text-A-Tip report of an underage drinking party that was occurring at a residence near Granville, IA. Upon further investigation of the tip, deputies discovered several people under the age of 21 who … Read more Text-A-Tip report leads to alcohol charges – November 23

Motor vehicle accident – November 23

November 25, 2019

On Saturday, November 23, at 8:22 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 430th Street, five miles northeast of Ireton, IA. Daniel Arens, age 21, of Le Mars, IA was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on 430th Street when lost control of the vehicle, entered the north … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 23

Motor vehicle accident – November 23

November 25, 2019

On Saturday, November 23, at 7:11 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center, IA Evelyn Jones, age 84, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2003 Buick Park Avenue southbound on Highway 75 when she struck a deer on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 23

Investigation leads to four arrests

November 25, 2019

On Friday, November 22, and Saturday, November 23, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jesus Soto-Gonzalez, age 18, of Hull, IA, Jaren Kelhower, age 18, Jacob Prado, age 25, and Ethan Van Bemmel, age 19, all of Orange City, IA. The arrests are the result of a sheriff’s office investigation that began on Sunday, June … Read more Investigation leads to four arrests

Motor vehicle accident – November 20

November 21, 2019

On Wednesday, November 20, at 11:40 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on McKinley Avenue, two miles northeast of Hospers, IA. Brady Bosma, age 28, of Hospers was driving a 2005 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer southbound on McKinley Avenue when he struck three cows on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 20

Motor vehicle accident – November 20

November 21, 2019

On Wednesday, November 20, at 7:05 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile southeast of Hospers, IA. Peter Zomermaand, age 73, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2018 Volvo semi-tractor northbound on Highway 60 when struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 20

Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 20, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, at 6:37 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center, IA. Lyle Van De Griend, age 65, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado southbound on Highway 75. Scott Snyder, age 55, of Alton, … Read more Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 20, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, at 4:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, four miles south of Orange city, IA. Jason Van Wyk, age 41, of Alton, IA was driving a 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan northbound on Highway 60 when he struck a dog on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 19, 2019

On Tuesday November 19, at 7:42 a.m, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 290th Street and Jackson Avenue, five miles northwest of Boyden, IA. Abigail Solberg, age 14, of Boyden was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala westbound on 290th Street. Christine Plaspohler, age 29, of … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 18

November 19, 2019

On Monday, November 18, at 1:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, one mile south of Maurice, IA. Kenneth Boone, age 61, of Sheldon, IA was driving his 1988 Peterbilt northbound bound on Highway 75.  Keaton Ludwig, age 21, of Moville, IA was driving a … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 18