Sioux County Sheriff

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Motor vehicle accident near Rock Valley – March 18

March 19, 2022

On Friday, March 18, at 8:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one mile west of Rock Valley. John Minick, age 28, of Rock Valley, was driving a 2008 Ford Explorer westbound on Highway 18 when he struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries … Read more

Motor vehicle accident near Hawarden – March 18

March 18, 2022

On Friday, March 18, at 7:28 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 12, three miles south of Hawarden, IA. Robert Beeck, age 68, of Hawarden, was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Sonic southbound on Highway 12 when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch … Read more

Disturbance in Hospers leads to arrest – March 15

March 16, 2022

On Tuesday, March 16, at 11:08 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Griselda Gonzales-Arcos, age 35, of Sheldon, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred earlier at a residence in Hospers, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Gonzales-Arcos assaulted a female victim and broke a window on her … Read more

Motor vehicle accident near Sioux Center leads to arrest – March 14

March 14, 2022

On Monday, March 14 at 12:56 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cole Haverhals, age 19, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 390th Street, two miles west of Sioux Center, IA. At around 10:15 p.m., Haverhals was driving a 2014 Ford Mustang westbound … Read more

One arrested after violating protection order in Hull – March 12

March 13, 2022

On Saturday, March 12, at 10:11 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Vicente Manzo Hernandez, age 27, of Hull, IA. The arrest stemmed from a 9-1-1 report that Hernandez was violating a Court protection order by coming to the residence of the protected person. Hernandez left the area but deputies located him a short … Read more

Motor vehicle accident east of Hawarden – March 3

March 3, 2022

On Thursday, March 3, at 5:10 a.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. Matthew Potter, age 34, of Sioux Falls, SD, was driving a 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross westbound on Highway 10 when he … Read more

Traffic stop north of Sioux Center leads to arrest -March 2

March 3, 2022

On Wednesday, March 2, at 12:13 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Johannah Byl, age 22, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Highway 75, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy determined that Byl’s drivers license was barred. Byl was transported to … Read more

Motor vehicle accident in Hull – March 2

March 2, 2022

On Wednesday, March 2, at 8:19 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Division Street in Hull. Carey Borchers, age 48, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2019 GMC Yukon northbound on Division Street; she stopped for the stop sign at Highway 18. Teague Ver Velde, age … Read more

Report of disabled vehicle near Alton leads to arrest – March 2

March 2, 2022

On Wednesday, March 2, at 2:23 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s office arrested Kendall Holland, age 55, of Storden, MN. The arrest stemmed from a 9-1-1 call from a passing motorist reporting a person walking on Highway 60 near a stopped vehicle east of Alton, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Holland had been … Read more

Motor vehicle accident south of Rock Valley – February 24

February 24, 2022

On Thursday, February 24, at 7:00 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Elmwood Avenue, five miles south of Rock Valley, IA. Blaise Coffee, age 19, of Elk Point, SD was driving a 2019 Ram 1500 northbound on Elmwood Avenue when he lost control, entered the west ditch … Read more