SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (KCAU) — A Sioux City woman was arrested after assaulting a coworker at a meat packing plant early Friday morning.
According to a release, on April 30 at 4:44 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Leyma Ortega-Morales, 39, of Sioux City.
The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance at the Perdue Premium Meat Company, 4241 Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center.
Authorities found Ortega-Morales assaulted a woman. Both Ortega-Morales and the woman are employed at Perdue.
Ortega-Morales was transported to the Sioux County Jail. She is charged with assault.
The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Police Department.