Public Assistance Needed to Find Wanted Woman

August 13, 2019 9:35am


The U.S. Marshals Service Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following person:

25-year-old Amber Altena is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. She has a tattoo of a heart behind her right ear.

Altena is wanted by the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office for possession with the intent to deliver methamphetamine. She also has a probation violation warrant on an original charge of operating a motor vehicle without owner consent. She is believed to be in Woodbury or Sioux counties.

Anyone with information can call the Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force at 712-252-0211 or email