Boyden, Iowa — A Boyden man has been arrested following an incident in Boyden.
According to Sioux County authorities, the arrest of 22-year-old Nick Te Slaa stemmed from an incident in which an off-duty deputy sheriff allegedly observed Te Slaa operating an unlicensed dirt bike motorcycle in a dangerous manner in Boyden.
When the deputy confronted Te Slaa about the alleged traffic violations, Te Slaa reportedly assaulted the deputy. During the course of the arrest, Te Slaa is also accused of assaulting another officer and caused damage to one of the patrol vehicles.
Deputies say Te Slaa was transported to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with careless driving, operating an unlicensed motor vehicle, operating a motorcycle without a valid motorcycle license, two counts of assault on a peace officer, interference with official acts and criminal mischief causing damage.