Intoxication, Contraband Arrest

A Storm Lake man was charged Sunday afternoon after Storm Lake police were called to the 300 block of West Ninth Street for a report of an intoxicated person.  

Officers located and arrested 33-year-old Jairo Gutierrez Cortes of Storm Lake.  Cortez was transported to the Buena Vista County Jail.  During the booking process it was discovered he had a small amount of marijuana concealed on his person.  Cortez was charged with third-offense public intoxication an aggravated misdemeanor… and possession of contraband in a correctional institution, a class “D” felony. 

Cortez was held on a seven-thousand dollar bond.