Wanted Man Taken Into Custody

A wanted man was arrested Wednesday at the Storm Lake Police Station.

Police met with 18-year-old Gora Akwai of Storm Lake, as part of an investigation. During the interview, police learned that Akwai was wanted on multiple Buena Vista County warrants charging him with failure to appear in court on charges of assault causing bodily injury, public intoxication, interference with official acts, and contempt of court for failure to pay fines.

Police allege Akwai had in his possession a small amount of marijuana hidden in his sock. He was further charged with possession of marijuana, a serious misdemeanor, and jailed on a 29-hundred dollar bond.