November 9, 2019, an Osceola County Deputy arrested Amir Hasan Beaudion Jr, age 19, of Sioux Falls, SD for a Minnehaha County Warrant. Beaudion was arrested after the Sheriff's Office received a report of a suspicious person at a residence in rural Osceola County. Beaudion is being held in the Osceola County Jail awaiting extradition to South Dakota.
November 9, 2019, at approximately 5:27pm, Cherie Sue White, age 60, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2015 Nissan Armada eastbound on Hwy 9 near Starling Ave when a deer entered the roadway. The Armada struck the deer causing approximately $1,500 in damage. White was evaluated by the Sibley Ambulance for possible minor injuries.
November 8, 2019, at approximately 9:05pm, Janet Marie Dys, age 73, of Spirit Lake, IA was driving a 2017 Chevy Equinox westbound on Hwy 9 crossing Nettle Ave when a deer entered the roadway. The Equinox struck the deer causing approximately $10,000 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 7, 2019 at approximately 10:10pm, Christopher John Slagter, age 24, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2018 John Deere 9570R tractor. Slagter was preparing to make a right hand turn onto Redwood Ave from 200th St when the tractor swung too wide to the left which then caused the towed T-bar farm equipment and towed pickup to enter the north ditch. The T-bar farm equipment turned on its side and snapped the mounting mechanism that held it to the tractor. Damages to the T-bar farm equipment are estimated at over $2,000. There was also an estimated 40 gallons of Inserv with diesel fuel that was spilled after the accident into the north ditch. Slagter was cited for Failure to Maintain Control.
November 6, 2019, at approximately 10:30am, Brenda Marie Christensen, age 48, of Estherville, IA was driving a 2004 Chrysler Sebring registered to Harold Christensen of Graettinger, IA. Christensen was traveling southbound on Hwy 60 near exit 48 south of Sibley. As Christensen drove across the bridge, she realized it was icy and pressed the brakes causing the Sebring to lose control and spin into the median. The Sebring received approximately $2,000 in damage. Christensen was cited for Failure to Maintain Control.
November 6, 2019 at approximately 8:38am, Aurora Marie Star Sontag, age 18, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2011 Ford Focus westbound on 4th St in Sibley. The roadway was packed with light snow and ice. Sontag was traveling too fast for the road conditions and lost control when attempting to turn left onto 4th Ave. The Focus struck the southwest curb with its front wheel causing approximately $1,500 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 6, 2019 at approximately 3:00am, Jesus Garduno Garduno, age 51, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2006 Toyota Scion XA northbound on Hwy 60 north of Ashton. Garduno Garduno crossed an icy bridge and lost control of the vehicle, entering the east side where where the Scion came to rest on it's side. The Scion received approximately $1,500 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 6, 2019 at approximately 1:30am, April Beth Hower, age 29, of Vermillion, SD was driving a 2018 Freightliner registered to Heyl Trucking Lines Inc of Sioux Falls, SD northbound on Hwy 60 when she went over the bridge at mile marker 50 and lost control due to the ice on the bridge. The semi then went into the ditch and jack-knifed and received approximately $4,000 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 4, 2019 at approximately 5:50pm, Kari Lynn Lade, age 32, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2004 Chevy Suburban eastbound on A22/170th St east of Starling Ave when a deer entered the roadway. The Suburban struck the deer causing approximately $2,500 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 2, 2019, an Osceola County Deputy arrested Joseph Michael Stone-Strock, age 25, of Sibley, IA for alleged Public Intoxication 2nd Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor, and Criminal Mischief 5th Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor. Stone-Strock was transported and booked into the Osceola County Jail on a $1,300 bond. The arrest stemmed from a report of a suspicious person on 11th Ave and 10th St in Sibley.
November 1, 2019, at approximately 5:20pm, Kristin Liepold, age 24, of Mission, KS was driving a 2012 Ford Fusion northbound on Hwy 60 north of 250th St when a deer entered the roadway. The Fusion collided with the deer causing approximately $8,000 in damage. No injuries were reported.
November 1, 2019, at approximately 2:40pm, Adam William Rivera, age 39, of Ellsworth, MN was driving a 2011 Freightliner Cascadia registered to Hokeness Farms of Adrian, MN, eastbound on 100th St and failed to yield at the intersection of 100th St and Hwy 60. Darrel Dean Deweerdt, age 76, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2005 Ford F150 northbound on Hwy 60 and hit the semi in the center of it's trailer. The semi received approximately $5,000 in damage and the F150 received approximately $10,000 in damage. Deweerdt was extricated from the vehicle by non-mechanical means and transported to the Osceola Regional Health Center by the Sibley Ambulance with non-incapacitating injuries. Assisting at the scene was the Sibley Fire Department, Bigelow Fire Department, Nobles County Sheriff's Office and Minnesota State Patrol. This accident remains under investigation.
October 29, 2019, Tinna Marie Christine Halbur, age 56, of Hartley, IA was convicted of the crime of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Simple Misdemeanor. The Defendant is to pay a fine of $65.00 a thirty-five percent (35%) surcharge of $22.75, court costs, an restitution of court appointed attorney's fees.