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Disturbance leads to arrest – October 1

October 5, 2019

On Tuesday, October 1, at 3:07 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Vincent Perez-Martinez, age 35, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred at a residence in Hull. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Perez-Martinez assaulted the victim inside the residence. Perez-Martinez was charged with assault.

Motor Vehicle accident – October 2

October 3, 2019

On Wednesday, October 2, at 10:17 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, two miles west of Hospers, IA. Leopoldo Martinez, Jr., age 29, of Hawarden, IA was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Malibu eastbound on 400th Street. He reported that he fell asleep, lost control of … Read more Motor Vehicle accident – October 2

Motor vehicle accident – October 1

October 2, 2019

On Tuesday, October 1, at 3:57 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one half-mile east of Rock Valley, IA. Scott Fields, age 48, of Sioux Falls, SD was driving a 2012 GMC cargo van westbound on Highway 18. Marcus Te Krony, age 18, of Hull, IA … Read more Motor vehicle accident – October 1

Truck accident – October 1

October 2, 2019

On Tuesday, October 1, at 3:46 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Hospers, IA. Abdullah Hagi, age 48, of Stanton, CA was driving a 2019 Freightliner semi-truck pulling a freight trailer southbound on Highway 60 when he lost control of … Read more Truck accident – October 1

Investigation leads to arrest – October 1

October 1, 2019

On Tuesday, October 1, at 10:44 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Whitnee Jones, age 26, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from an investigation that revealed Jones has been residing at a Hull residence since September 21, which was a violation of her sex offender registry requirements. Jones was charged for failing to … Read more Investigation leads to arrest – October 1

Sheriff’s Office canine team competes at trials

September 16, 2019

Recently, Sioux County Deputy Sheriff K-9 handler Justin De Bruin and canine Sonny, certified and competed in the yearly United States Police Canine Association (USPCA) Police Dog 1 and tracking certifications. The certifications included areas of obedience, agilities, suspect search, evidence search, suspect apprehension (with and without gun fire) and tracking. De Bruin and Sonny … Read more Sheriff’s Office canine team competes at trials