Matlock Man Arrested On Sex Abuse Charges

Matlock, Iowa — A Matlock man is behind bars, facing two counts of sexual abuse.
Sioux Co Jail
According to court records, Sioux County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 30-year-old Daren Thomas Leikvold of Matlock at his home on a warrant on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Court records indicate that Leikvold is accused of sexually abusing a 12-year-old on two separate occasions. The incidents are alleged to have occurred in October of last year, and in January of this year.

Jail records say that Leikvold remains in the Sioux County Jail in Orange City in lieu of a $10,000 cash or surety bond. A no-contact order was requested.