Individual Hiding Fugitive Caught - Both Arrested in Chatsworth

February 01, 2021 2:21pm

The Sioux County Sheriff’s office arrested A Sioux Center Woman and Chatsworth man over the weekend.  42-year-old Kamie Schiebout, of Sioux Center, and 45-year-old Jeffery Baker, of Chatsworth were arrested Sunday at 1:25pm following the investigation of an incident that occurred January 18.  On that day, a deputy sheriff observed Schiebout operating a vehicle and knew she had warrants for her arrest; she fled from the deputy and was not found.


2 1 21 Kamie Schiebout

On January 31, the sheriff’s office received information indicating Schiebout was staying at a Chatsworth residence and that the homeowner was helping her avoid arrest by concealing her and her vehicle at the residence.


Deputies obtained a search warrant for the Chatsworth house and discovered Schiebout hiding in a crawl space in a cellar area under the residence; she also had illegal drugs in her possession.


2 1 21 Jeffrey Baker

Baker was transported to the sheriff’s office where he was charged with accessory after the fact (hiding a fugitive).


Schiebout was transported to the Sioux County Jail where she was charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of prescription medication, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Additionally, she was charged from the January 18 incident with reckless driving, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle with a revoked driver’s license, operate a motor vehicle without a required ignition interlock device, driving on the wrong side of two-way highway, failing to yield to an emergency vehicle, possession of an offensive weapon by a convicted felon, possession of methamphetamine (3rd or subsequent offense), possession of marijuana (third or subsequent offense) and possession of drug paraphernalia.


Baker was released on a $2,000 bond while Schiebout remains in custody with cash or surety bond set at $33,400.  The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Hawarden Police Department and the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office.