On October 29th, 2022, a traffic stop was conducted at the intersection of 9th Ave S.E. and Plymouth Street in Le Mars, Iowa. During the stop the driver Terri Lynn Hernandez, age 47 of Sioux City, Iowa, was believed to be impaired and was put through standardized filed sobriety tests. A search was conducted and the passenger Amie Ann Utech, age 45, also of Sioux City, Iowa, was found to be in possession of multiple controlled substances. Both were placed under arrest and transported to the Plymouth County Jail for booking.