Storm Lake Drug Arrest

Storm Lake police made a drug arrest early Wednesday morning on the Buena Vista University campus.

Officers were dispatched to assist BVU Security… who reported the alleged strong odor of marijuana coming from a vehicle in a parking lot. Police allegedly observed the odor as well and determined the owner of the vehicle was a student, 20-year-old Jared Jin Hansen of Elk Horn.

Hansen consented to a search of his vehicle, and officers reportedly seized about 50 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and drug packaging materials. Hansen was charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana, and failure to affix a drug tax stamp, both class “D” felonies… and possession of drug paraphernalia, a simple misdemeanor. He was jailed on a five-thousand dollar bond.