Sioux County Sheriff

Press Releases

Report of wrong-way driving leads to arrest and several charges south of Alton – July 2

July 3, 2022

On Saturday, July 2, at 11:49 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daniel Hicks, age 58, of Le Mars, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report from the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office of a call they received of vehicle traveling north in the southbound lanes of Highway 60, entering Sioux County south of Alton, … Read more

Motor vehicle accident west of Sioux Center – June 29

June 30, 2022

On Wednesday, June 29, at 4:25 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 390th Street, five miles west of Sioux Center, IA. Stephanie Jimenez, age 21, of Ireton, IA was driving a 2012 westbound on 390th Street in a 2012 Ford Focus. A vehicle ahead of Jimenez was … Read more

Motor vehicle accident east of Hawarden – June 28

June 29, 2022

On Tuesday, June 28, at 4:56 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and Coolidge Avenue, four miles east of Hawarden, IA. Yazmin Topete, age 20 of Ireton, IA, was driving a 2004 Jeep Liberty westbound on Highway 10. Brandon Dekkers, age 29, … Read more

George woman arrested after assault at Sheldon Motel – June 26

June 27, 2022

On Sunday, June 26, at 7:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Karitat Lewi, age 34, of George, IA. The arrest stemmed from a May 25 report of assault that occurred at the Sheldon Motel, 500 West Park Street, in Sheldon, IA. Upon further investigation, it was discovered that Lewi entered a motel room … Read more

Motor vehicle accident east of Hudson, SD – June 26

June 26, 2022

On Sunday, June 26, at 2:57 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 360th Street, two miles east of Hudson, SD. Randy Nuzum, age 60, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2005 Ford F-150 eastbound on 360th Street when he entered in the roadway, lost control of … Read more

Hawarden man arrested following investigation – June 26

June 26, 2022

On Sunday, June 26, at 1:04 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Heuer, age 39, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from an investigation that began after the sheriff’s office received a report of destruction of personal property and an assault that had occurred at a residence four miles southwest of Ireton, IA. … Read more

Information sought in hit-and-run motor vehicle accident in Hull – June 23 *Updated, driver located*

June 25, 2022

*UPDATED RELEASE* The driver has been located in the motor vehicle accident investigation that occurred on the parking lot of Western Christian High School, in Hull, IA. Upon further investigation, Sawyer Van Holland, age 14, of Rock Valley, IA was backing a 2005 Chevrolet Colorado on the parking lot when he struck the parked and … Read more

Motor vehicle accident west of Hull – June 25

June 25, 2022

On Saturday, June 25, at 8:20 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 (310th Street) and Highway 75, two miles west of Hull, IA. Sergio De Hoyos, age 56, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2020 Kenworth semi-truck pulling a 2010 Walker … Read more

Motor vehicle accident west of Boyden – June 24

June 24, 2022

On Friday, June 24, at 12:33 p.m.,. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Boyden, IA. Benjamin Johnson, age 34, of Ocheyedan, IA, was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Blazer eastbound on Highway 18. Kevin LeLoux, age 53, of Doon, IA, was driving a 2019 … Read more

Off-Road Vehicle accident east of Rock Valley – June 24

June 24, 2022

On Friday, June 24, at 11:05 a.m.. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated an off-road vehicle (ORV) accident that occurred in a field, one mile east of Rock Valley, IA. Samuel De Weerd, age 13, of Rock Valley, was driving a 2015 Polaris Ranger ORV in field north of Fir Avenue when he turned sharp, … Read more