Sheldon, Iowa — Four people were taken into custody, and theft and drug charges have been filed on two of them.
On Friday evening, February 9, 2024, Sheldon Police Officers tell us they confirmed a wanted subject was staying at a residence in the 200 block of 8th Street in central Sheldon. The High risk Entry and Arrest Team (HEAT) was requested for assistance.
Sheldon Police say around 1:00 AM on Saturday, February 10, 2024, the team was able to take four individuals from the residence into custody. Sheldon Officers executed two search warrants at the home. Officers say the search allegedly revealed evidence from several thefts in Sheldon that were under investigation. They say drugs and several items of drug paraphernalia were recovered from the home.
Officers arrested 37-year-old Pricilla Rosemarie Gonzalez of Sheldon on charges of theft 2nd degree, theft 3rd degree, theft 4th degree, theft 5th degree, operating a vehicle without owners’ consent, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. The second-degree theft charge is a class D felony. The other charges are all misdemeanors.
They also arrested 44-year-old Gabriel Anthony Triviso of Sheldon, who had several outstanding warrants, including an O’Brien County warrant for theft 3rd degree. Triviso was charged with theft 3rd degree, theft 5th degree, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia, which are all misdemeanor offenses.
The identities of the other two individuals and any charges they may face were not released at this time.
The incident is still under investigation and several charges are pending. The Sheldon Police Department was assisted by the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office, the HEAT team, and the Sheldon Community Ambulance Team (SCAT).