Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest Early Sunday Morning

November 28, 2022 11:02am

Pearson Moerman

An Orange City man was arrested early Sunday morning as a result of a traffic stop.  The Sioux County Sheriff’s office says 20-year-old Jonathan Pearson-Moerman was arrested after officers stopped him on 440th Street, east of Orange City, at 1:48am.  While the officer was investigating, the deputy found marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.


Pearson-Moerman was brought to the Sioux County Jail where he was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs, 2 charges of possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.