Painter/Medrano Contreras arrested for DWLS and Possess Alcohol

On 12/14/23 at 1:00 p.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office performed a traffic stop in Hinton, Iowa on a vehicle for an equipment violation.  As a result of the stop, the driver, Karla Gisel Medrano Contreras, age 18 of Sioux City, Iowa was arrested and charged with driving while license denied, suspended, cancelled or revoked.

Breydon Paul Painter, age 18 of Sioux City, Iowa, a passenger in the vehicle, was arrested and charged with possession or purchase of alcohol by a person 18, 19 or 20 years of age – 1st offense.   Both Medrano Contreras and Painter were booked into the Plymouth County Jail and held on bond.