Sioux County Sheriff’s Office, working with Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office deputies, determined that a vehicle found near Sioux City Feb. 23 belonged to rural Hawarden residents, authorities said.
Sioux County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office of a suspicious vehicle that was parked near Sioux City at 6:20 p.m., Feb. 23. Investigation of the vehicle found near Sioux City led to the discovery that the vehicle owner’s home, northeast of Hawarden, had been burglarized.
Deputies found the perpetrator(s) damaged a door to gain entrance to the residence. Once inside, several items were taken including a large safe, power tools, firearms and cash.
The case remains under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office, phone 712-737-2280. If you wish to remain anonymous you may use the Text-A-Tip Program.