Sioux Center Police Department

Sioux Center Police Department

SIOUX CENTER—A 42-year-old Sioux Center man was arrested about 2:45 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 3, on charges of first-offense operating while under the influence, operating a nonregistered vehicle and failure to provide proof of vehicle liability insurance.

The arrest of Timothy James Teunissen stemmed from the stop of a 2012 Ford Focus for expired registration on the 300 block of 12th Street Northeast, according to the Sioux Center Police Department.

He had bloodshot, watery eyes; slurred speech; and the odor of an alcoholic beverage and failed preliminary sobriety tests.

Teunissen said he had been drinking, according to the incident report.