Curiel arrested for DWLB

On November 23, 2023 at 0235 hrs, a Plymouth County Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a Pontiac sedan due to equipment violations and lane violations near Hwy 3 and Lake Ave near Le Mars Iowa. The driver, who was identified as Fernando Curiel of Hawarden, Iowa, was found to have a barred driver’s license.  Due to Mr. Curiel’s driver’s license status, he was placed into custody and transported to the Plymouth county Jail to be booked for driving while barred, which is an aggravated misdemeanor.