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Motor vehicle accident – December 30

December 31, 2021

On Thursday, December 30 at 6:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile north of Alton, IA. Lynn Edwards, age 64, of Sparta, WI, was driving a 2017 Honda Pilot southbound on Highway 60 when she struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries … Read more

Reports of dangerous driving leads to arrest – December 29

December 30, 2021

On Wednesday, December 29, at 6:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alfredo Martin-Martin, age 23, of Sioux Center, IA. The arrest stemmed from 9-1-1 calls reporting that a vehicle was being driven in an unsafe manner on 400th Street, east of Sioux Center. Deputies located the vehicle driven by Martin-Martin seven miles east … Read more

Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – December 29

December 30, 2021

On Wednesday, December 29, at 1:25 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ellie Albers, age 18, of Orange City, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Hickory Avenue, three miles southwest of Orange City. Albers was driving a 2005 Dodge Durango southbound on Hickory Avenue when … Read more

Commercial Motor Vehicle Accident – December 29

December 29, 2021

On Wednesday, December 29, at 9:53 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, three and one-half miles northwest of Hull, IA. Jerry Hall, age 51, from Springfield, NE, was driving a 2021 Kenworth straight truck southbound on Highway 75. Eric Van Meeteren, age 32, of … Read more

Information sought in theft investigation – December 28 *Photo*

December 29, 2021

On Tuesday, December 28, at 11:12 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of theft that occurred at a residence near Boyden, IA. Upon further investigation, a male and female purchased a 2005 Black Chevrolet four-door pickup from the victim by using a fraudulent check in the amount on $7,000. Pictured below is … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – December 21

December 23, 2021

On Tuesday, December 21, at 5:56 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Rock Valley, IA. Nick Boschee, age 68, of Sioux Falls, SD, was driving a 2014 Honda Civic eastbound on Highway 18 when he struck a deer in the roadway. … Read more

Motor Vehicle Accident – December 20

December 21, 2021

On Monday, December 20, 2021, at 3:35 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Cherry Avenue, three miles northeast of Hawarden, IA. Alyssa Peterson, age 17, of Hawarden, was driving a 2009 Pontiac G6 northbound on Cherry Avenue when she drove off the road, lost control of the … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – December 19

December 19, 2021

On Sunday, December 19, at 10:46 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Jefferson Avenue, four miles south of Boyden, IA. Jose Mateo, age 34, of Boyden, was driving a 2005 GMC Canyon southbound on Jefferson Avenue when a tire ruptured. Mateo lost control of the vehicle and … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – December 17

December 19, 2021

On Friday, December 17, 11:21 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Cherry Avenue, 11 miles southwest of Rock Valley, IA. Warren Johnson, age 62, of Alcester, SD, was driving a 2002 Ford Explorer southbound on Cherry Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – December 17

December 19, 2021

On Friday, December 17, at 2:52 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriffs Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 320th Street (Highway 18) and Highway 75, two miles west of Hull, IA Jordan Walhof, age 24, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2008 Chrysler 300 westbound on 320th Street. Jessie Regalado, … Read more