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Motor vehicle accident – July 12

July 13, 2021

On Monday, July 12, at 4:37 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Buchanan Avenue, nine miles west of Rock Valley, IA. Aramis Quinones, age 23, of Sutherland, IA was driving a 2011 Chevrolet HHR northbound on Buchanan Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle and entered … Read more

Disturbance leads to arrest – July 11

July 11, 2021

On Sunday, July 11, at 12:52 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gabriel Mendez-Martin, age 31, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of an assault that occurred at a residence on Walnut Street, in Hull, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Mendez-Martin assaulted a female victim during a dispute. Mendez-Martin … Read more

Motor vehicle accident involves fire, driver arrested – July 4

July 4, 2021

On Sunday, July 4, at 12:42 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kaelin Hinderks, age 18, of Boyden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of an accident that occurred on 300th Street, three miles east of Hull, IA. Hinderks was driving a 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan eastbound on 300th Street when he lost … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 3

July 4, 2021

On Saturday, July 3, at 4:48 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Walnut Street, in Hull, IA. Todd De Jong, age 42, of Hull was driving a 1998 Buick Park Avenue southbound on Walnut Street when he struck a parked and unattended 1999 Ford F-150 pickup. No … Read more

Operation of vehicle without permission leads to arrest – July 2

July 3, 2021

On Friday, July 2, at 9:04  p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Steven Dieck, age 29, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report that Dieck took a vehicle belonging to someone else without the owner’s permission. Deputies later located Dieck, discovered drug paraphernalia in his possession and determined that his driving privileges … Read more

Domestic disturbance leads to arrest – July 2

July 3, 2021

On Friday, July 2, at 6:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jenna Woelber, age 68, of Sheldon, IA. The arrest stemmed from a disturbance that occurred at a residence north of Sheldon. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Woelber assaulted a victim during the dispute and attempted to prevent the victim from calling … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 1

July 2, 2021

On Thursday, July 1, at 4:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Garfield Avenue, two  miles east of Rock Valley, IA. Alisa Anderson, age 22, of Rock Valley was driving a 2008 Chrysler Town & Country minivan eastbound on Highway 18. … Read more

Dangerous driving report leads to arrest – July 1

July 1, 2021

On Thursday, July 1, at 11:09 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Douglas Hoppe, Jr., age 42, of Boyden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a vehicle traveling westbound on Highway 18 in a dangerous manner; at one point the caller reported that Hoppe drove into a ditch and then re-entered onto … Read more

Information sought in Hospers chainsaw theft – June 29

July 1, 2021

On Tuesday, June 29, at 7:38 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of theft that occurred in Hospers, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that someone entered a residential garage and stole a chainsaw. The chainsaw is a Stihl model MS-180 16 inch chainsaw similar to the one pictured below. The theft … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 29

June 30, 2021

On Tuesday, June 29, at 4:13 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Coolidge Avenue, eight miles southwest of Rock Valley, IA; the accident actually happened at approximately 5:40 a.m. Jacob Kamp, age 17, of Hawarden, IA was driving a 2003 Ford Windstar minivan northbound on Coolidge Avenue … Read more