Drug Crimes

Couple accused of selling synthetic drugs fail to show up for court

A couple who agreed to plead guilty to selling synthetic marijuana and be arraigned on two new charges didn’t show up in federal court Monday.

U.S. Chief Magistrate Jon Scoles ordered that warrants be issued for Mohammad, 36, and Mel [...]

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Iowa City police find meth on passed-out woman

IOWA CITY — Police said they found meth on a woman passed out in a running vehicle.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, 32-year-old Amy L. Green, of Iowa City, was found passed out in a running vehicle just after [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find meth lab after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police said they discovered the remnants of a mobile meth lab after a traffic stop Monday afternoon.

According to police, officers stopped 35-year-old Jonathan P. Soucie at 4 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find stolen gun, drugs after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — A felon was allegedly found in possession of a stolen gun after a traffic stop early Monday morning.

According to Cedar Rapids police, around 1 a.m. Monday police observed a vehicle without license plates operating in t [...]

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Women accused of selling synthetic marijuana in Iowa City

IOWA CITY — Two transient women are accused of purchasing and reselling synethic marijuana.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, just before 7 p.m. on July 17, officers approached a maroon Mercury Sable parked illegally [...]

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Iowa City woman accused of manufacturing meth

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City woman faces 25 years in prison for allegedly manufacturing meth in her home.

According to criminal complaints, members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 1257 Slothower Ave. in Io [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find pot, stolen motor after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police said a Cedar Rapids man had pot and a stolen outboard motor in his car when he was pulled over.

According to Iowa City Police Department criminal complaints, 19-year-old Jake L.J. Dickinson was stopped at the 96 [...]

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Cedar Rapids council takes on synthetic drug sales

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sellers here of synthetic drugs with murky, changing chemical recipes that are falsely packaged as incense, potpourri, plant food or bath salts don’t need to wait for a big federal drug sting and investigation before t [...]

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Dubuque man accused of selling crack cocaine from candy store

DUBUQUE — A Dubuque man is accused of selling cocaine out of a now-closed candy store there.

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa, on four occasions in January and February, 35-year-old Dway [...]

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Police say Coralville man sold drugs to undercover officers

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man faces numerous charges after allegedly selling drugs to undercover officers earlier this year.

According to Johnson County Sheriff’s Office criminal complaints, on February 10, 21-year-old Dominic [...]

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Iowa City man accused of selling pot, cocaine

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man is accused of selling pot and cocaine from his home.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, officers served a search warrant at 1419 Plum St. Keenan P. Mayhugh, 21; and [...]

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Police find man with meth-making ingredients at Iowa City apartment

A North Liberty man faces up to 10 years in prison after being found with meth-making ingredients back in April.

Members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 1257 Slothower Ave. in Iowa City on April 7, according [...]

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Task force finds marijuana grow operation in Iowa City home

A marijuana grow operation was discovered in a home in Iowa City last month.

Members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force were called to a home on Mineral Point Lane in Iowa City on June 27 after a Department of Human Services home visit un [...]

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Federal charges filed against man accused of starting meth fire

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A Cedar Rapids man accused of starting a fire while cooking meth now faces federal charges.

Online court records show that state charges manufacturing of meth, first-degree arson, two counts of meth precursors, po [...]

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Drug charges filed against Cedar Rapids bank robbery suspect

One of the Cedar Rapids brothers accused of committing a series of bank robberies now faces several drug charges.

According to a Linn County Attorney’s Office complaint, 22-year-old Timothy L. Broderick has been charged with possessio [...]

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