Steen, Minnesota — A Steen, MN woman has passed away as the result of an accident on Monday, June 30, 2014 near Steen, and now charges have been filed against a Brandon, SD man driving the pickup that struck her.fatal ambulance II

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that about 11:25 AM, 25-year-old Christopher Weber of Brandon, SD was eastbound on Highway 270 north of Steen in a 2003 Chevy truck. Thirty-three-year-old Andrea Boeve of Steen, MN was also eastbound on 270 on a bicycle pulling passenger trailer, when the Patrol says they collided.

Boeve died in the crash. Two passengers in the bicycle trailer, 4-year-old Claire Boeve and 1-year-old Mallorie Boeve received non-life-threatening injuries.

The truck was not damaged.

Weber now faces felony criminal vehicular homicide charges in connection with the crash.

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A Rock Rapids man was arrested on two charges and an outstanding warrant after an incident on Saturday, June 28, 2014 in Rock Rapids.Sheriff car rear generic

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that one of their deputies noticed 22-year-old James Schabacker of Rock Rapids drive to Casey’s General Store in Rock Rapids. The deputy discovered that Schabacker did not have a valid driver’s license and also was wanted on a warrant in Sioux County for failure to appear.

Deputies made contact with Schabacker and found that he was also allegedly intoxicated.

He was subsequently arrested on the Sioux County warrant and was also charged with driving without a license, a simple misdemeanor; and operating while intoxicated, 2nd offense; an aggravated misdemeanor.

George, Iowa — A George woman was arrested last week on a felony charge after an incident in George.Lyon County Sheriff Car Door 60-8

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Thursday, June 26, 2014, one of their deputies arrested 35-year-old Holly Rosheim of George on a charge of Criminal Mischief 2nd degree, a Class D Felony.

The charge stems from an incident at Casey’s General Store in George. The Sheriff’s office alleges that Rosheim intentionally damaged another person’s vehicle; and the cost of repairing the damage exceeded $1,000.

Sheldon, Iowa — A Sheldon woman was taken to the hospital after an accident on Friday, June 27, 2014 in Sheldon.SCAT back 2012

The Sheldon Police Department reports that about 4:50 PM, 19-year-old Lindsey Cuperus of Sheldon was eastbound on Highway 18 near Sheldon High School in a 2010 Dodge. Ninty-one-year-old Vernon Kaiser of Hospers was also eastbound on 18 in front of Cuperus in a 2002 Buick. In front of Kaiser was a 1990 Buick, driven by 46-year-old Shane Nagel of Sheldon.

According to the officer’s report, Nagel had stopped at the 19th Avenue intersection for a red traffic signal. Kaiser had stopped behind Nagel. The police report that Cuperus’s Dodge struck the Kaiser Buick, which struck the Nagel Buick.

A passenger in the Nagel vehicle, 39-year-old Kathy Harn of Sheldon, was transported to Sanford Sheldon by the Sheldon Community Ambulance Team.

Cuperus’s Dodge received $7000 damage. Kaiser’s Buick received $3500 damage. Nagel’s Buick received $1600 in damage.

Cuperus was charged with Failure To Maintain Control and Use of Electronic Communication Device While Driving.

sioux county sheriff emblemA Boyden woman’s Cheverolet was damaged in an accident on Wednesday, June 25th near Hull.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at about 7:45 am , 26 -year-old Tiffany Van Roekel of Boyden was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala westbound on Highway 18 , two miles west of Hull. Forty-one -year-old Corissa Burnette of Sheldon was westbound on Highway 18 in a 2002 Ford F150 behind Van Roekel. According to the report Burnette struck the rear of the Chevrolet.

Van Roekel’s Cheverolet received $800 damage. Burnette’s Ford received no damage.

There were no injuries reported.

sioux county sheriff emblemA Rock Valley woman’s Pontiac and a Orange City man’s Dodge were damaged in an accident on Tuesday, June 24th near Hull.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at about 5:10 pm , 48-year-old Colleen Van Beek of Rock Valley was driving a 1999 Pontiac Bonneville eastbound on Highway 18 , one mile east of Hull. Fifty-nine -year-old James Smits of Orange City was eastbound on Highway 18 in a 2013 Dodge Ram behind Van Beek. According to the report Van Beek slowed for a farm tractor and Smits struck the rear of the Pontiac

Van Beek’s Pontiac received $7,000 damage. Smits’s Dodge received $3000 damage.

There were no injuries reported.

Orange City, Iowa — A woman who was headed to the Sioux County Jail to serve time has ended up being arrested again when she got there because she was allegedly drunk.Sioux Co Jail

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that 58-year-old Karma Bakker of Chatsworth arrived at the Sioux County Jail on Sunday evening, June 22, to serve time on unrelated charges. Upon further investigation it was discovered that Bakker was intoxicated when she arrived at the jail.

She was charged with Public Intoxication.

Rock Rapids, Iowa — A Rock Rapids man has been arrested on assault charges after an altercation on Friday, June 20th.Lyon County Sheriff Car Door 60-8

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that a little before 11 PM, they were called to an address in the 600 block of First Avenue in Rock Rapids for a reported assault.

Deputies report that 26-year-old David Warren Jr. of Rock Rapids was arrested and charged with serious assault (a serious misdemeanor).

The investigation showed that the victim, Bryan Hamilton, also from Rock Rapids, was allegedly assaulted after attempting to stop Warren, who was intoxicated, from entering his home to get Warren’s children. Hamilton allegedly told Warren that his children could spend the night where they were safe. That’s when deputies say Warren allegedly became upset and assaulted Hamilton.

Sibley, Iowa — A Sibley woman has been arrested on a felony assault charge.Osceola Sheriff Car 72-2

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports that they assisted the Iowa State Patrol in arresting 41-year-old Andrea Lynn Block of Sibley on Tuesday, June 24th.

Block is charged with Domestic Abuse Assault, a Class “D” Felony. She is alleged to have assaulted a 20-year-old woman.

Block is currently being held in the Osceola County Jail.

Class “D” Felonies carry a penalty of up to five years in jail and a fine of up to $7500.