Pair Arrested After Hull Traffic Stop

Hull, Iowa — Two Sioux County residents face narcotics charges following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon in Hull.

According to the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office, shortly before 3:00 Wednesday afternoon a Sioux County Deputy pulled over a vehicle at the intersection of HIghway 18 and Main Street in Hull.¬†After stopping 59-year-old Jan Brown, the driver of the vehicle, deputies discovered an open container of alcohol and illegal drugs inside the vehicle.

Deputies say they arrested Brown for Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Open Container of Alcohol in the vehicle.

Brown’s passenger, 61-year-old Michael Smit of Rock Valley, was charged with 3rd Offense Possession of Marijuana, 3rd Offense Possession of Methamphetamine, a Class D Felony, along with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, according to authorities.

Brown and Smit were both transported to the Sioux County Jail.



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