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Lyon County Traffic Stop Results In Several Arrests

Mon 10-12-2020

(Rock Rapids)-- A traffic stop Sunday in Lyon county resulted in several arrests and citations being issued against two others in the vehicle.

The Sheriff's Office says the vehicle was pulled over for speeding. Deputies say the driver, 19-year-old Roberto Cruz Cespedes of Sioux Center, was arrested and charged with three counts of driving while suspended and speeding. Authorities say Cespedes was also arrested on a Sioux county warrant for failure to appear on original charges of forgery, theft in the 2nd degree, stalking, harrassment, and violation of a no contact order. Bond on the warrants totaled $10,600.

A passenger, 19-year-old Andrea Garcia of Sheldon, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance...1st offense, and possession of alcohol under the legal age.

Two other passengers were released on citations for open container and possession of alcohol under the legal age.