Peterson arrested for OWI 3rd and DWLB

On August 21, 2021, a deputy with the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation.  The driver of the vehicle provided a fake name and incorrect birthday to the deputy.  Through investigation the driver’s real identification was ultimately discovered and Ranal Peterson, age 45 of Sioux City, was subsequently charged with providing false identification information, driving while barred, and OWI 3rd or subsequent offense.