Storm Lake Drug Arrests

Two people were charged after Storm Lake police Monday evening attempted to located a wanted person.

Police detected a strong odor of marijuana at 625-and-a-half Lake Avenue. The occupant refused to answer, and officers breached the door to enter. Twenty-four year-old Lameisha Thomas of Storm Lake was taken into custody.

Police later searched the apartment… seizing several ounces of marijuana packaged for sale, a digital scale, drug paraphernalia, and paperwork. A second person, 19-year-old Emily Roghair of Storm Lake, was located and taken into custody.

Roghair was charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana, a class “D” felony. She was jailed on a five-thousand dollar bond. Thomas was charged with possession of marijuana, a serious misdemeanor… and possession of drug paraphernalia, a simple misdemeanor. She was jailed on a 13-hundred dollar bond.