Puetz Sentenced

A Missouri woman… arrested for illegal drugs at the Storm Lake Social Security office in February… has been sentenced.

Police were told by uniformed security at the office that illegal drugs had allegedly been located in the possession of a customer . Police were then presented with a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and several prescription drug bottles.

Forty-four year-old Kari Dee Puetz of Plattsburg, Missouri, was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdemeanor… two counts of possession of prescription drugs without a prescription,a serious misdemeanor… and possession of drug paraphernalia, a simple misdemeanor.

Puetz received a deferred judgment on one count of possession of a controlled substance… and was placed on probation for one year. She was ordered to pay 540-dollars in fines, surcharges, and court costs.