Woman Arrested On ID-Theft-Related Charges

Hospers, Iowa — A woman living in Worthington has been arrested on identity theft-related charges in Sioux County.
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The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Friday evening, one of their deputies arrested 19-year-old Vivia Perez‐Ramirez of

The arrest stemmed from an investigation into a complaint from a person in McAllen, TX reporting that someone was falsely using her identity.

Upon further investigation, deputies believe that Perez‐Ramirez was illegally using the Texas resident’s identity to gain employment in Hospers.  

Perez‐Ramirez was charged with forgery and identity theft.