Press Releases

Commercial motor vehicle accident south of Alton – April 11

April 12, 2024

On Thursday, April 11, at 10:11 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Alton, IA. Andy Marquez, age 24, of Richardson, TX, was driving a 2023 Peterbilt semi-tractor southbound on Highway 60 when he struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries … Read more

Information sought in hit-and-run motor vehicle accident northwest of Ireton – April 11

April 12, 2024

On Thursday, April 11, at 7:08 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Eagle Avenue, four miles northwest of Ireton, IA. Donald Mulder, age 78, of Ireton, IA was driving a 2007 Chevrolet  Silverado southbound on Eagle Avenue, when an unknown make or model white pickup traveling southbound, … Read more

Driver arrested after leaving scene of accident near Hull – April 8

April 8, 2024

On Monday, April 8, at 1:39 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeronimo Martin-Perez, age 28, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from am investigation of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Hickory Avenue, four miles south of Hull. Jonathan Hoogland, age 39, of Orange City, IA, was driving a 1996 International semi-tractor … Read more

Disturbance northeast of Hawarden leads to arrest – April 8

April 8, 2024

On Monday, April 8, 2024, at 2:05 a.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matais Flores, age 33, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of an assault that occurred at a property on 360th Street northeast of Hawarden. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Flores assaulted a male victim at that during a disturbance by … Read more

Domestic disturbance in Hawarden leads to arrest – April 7

April 8, 2024

On Sunday, April 7, at 7:08 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kameron Frerichs, age 22, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of an assault that occurred earlier that same date at a residence in Hawarden, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that around 2:00 a.m., Frerichs assaulted a female victim … Read more

Disturbance in Hawarden leads to arrest – April 7

April 8, 2024

On Sunday, April 7, at 1:48 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rafael Soto, III, age 32, of Rock Valley, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred on Central Avenue in Hawarden, IA. When deputies arrived on scene, Soto was involved in a verbal altercation with another person; deputies … Read more

Motor vehicle accident southwest of Alton – April 6

April 8, 2024

On Saturday, April 6, at 4:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kiwi Avenue, four miles southwest of Alton, IA. David Copley, age 19, of Ames, IA, was driving a 1991 Ford Ranger northbound on Kiwi Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the west … Read more

Commercial motor vehicle accident south of Hospers – April 2

April 2, 2024

On Tuesday, April 2, at 5:55 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Hospers, IA. Dylan Coyle, age 30, of Manly, IA, was driving a 2008 Peterbilt semi-truck pulling a livestock trailer loaded with pigs southbound on Highway 60 when he … Read more

Traffic stop near Hull leads to arrest – March 31

April 2, 2024

On Sunday, March 31, at 8:49 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jewell Flores, age 23, of Primghar, IA. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Ibex Avenue, one mile south of Hull, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy determined that Flores’ driver’s license was barred. Flores was transported to the … Read more

Deputy Dorhout and K-9 McGrath attend Crisis Response Therapy K-9 Academy

April 2, 2024

Last week, Deputy Dorhout and Crisis K-9 McGrath, a.k.a. Big Mac, was given the amazing opportunity to train with the Crisis Canines of the Midlands and their K-9 teams under the direction of TEAM K9 Academy. The training worked on desensitizing through exposure to multiple different emergency scenes. From emergency response vehicles, bombs, robots, drone, … Read more