Storm Lake Drug Arrest

An Alta man faces charges after Storm Lake Police Friday afternoon stopped a vehicle in the 1300 block of Lake Avenue for a traffic violation.

Police allege 19-year-old Roberto Tarin of Alta had a revoked driver’s license, and alleged they could smell the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Police seized from the vehicle 11 small baggies of marijuana packaged for street sales, and over 150-dollars cash.

Tarin was charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance marijuana, a class “D” felony… and driving while revoked, an aggravated misdemeanor. Tarin was jailed on a five-thousand dollar bond.