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1/2 pound of marijuana seized

DCSO arrested three males on a traffic stop January 16 2013.

A Sheriff's Deputy stopped the vehicle, driven by Thao, for a traffic violation east of Spirit Lake on Hwy 9.  A vehicle search turned up cash & .52 pounds of plant material - to wit: marijuana.  The three occupants of the vehicle were arrested and booked into the Dickinson County Jail on the following charges:

Meng Thao (26) Storm Lake IA

Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver - marijuana   Class D Felony

Drug tax stamp violation   Class D Felony

Failure to have a valid driver's license   simple misdemeanor

Excessive speed   simple misdemeanor

 

Justin L Fang (19) & Kong M Xiong (26) both of Storm Lake IA

Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver - marijuana   Class D Felony

Drug tax stamp violation   Class D Felony

 

All three were released after posting $5000 bond.  DCSO thanks the Spirit Lake Police Department for their assistance.

 

 

All persons are innocent until proven guilty.

Location & Contact Info

Dickinson County Sheriff's Office

Physical Address
1802 Hill Avenue, Suite 1200
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 214
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Phone
(t) 712-336-2793
(f) 712-336-1946