Two Arrests After Traffic Stop

June 15, 2019 6:33am

Two arrests were made Wednesday afternoon when a Storm Lake Police Officer stopped a vehicle in the 1500 block of North Lake Avenue for a traffic offense.

The police K9 was deployed and allegedly indicated that illegal drugs were in the vehicle. Police allege they found a passenger... 39-year-old Ernest Carr of Storm Lake... to be in possession of a small amount of meth and the driver... 28-year-old Lemeisha Thomas of Storm Lake... was reportedly in possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police arrested both occupants... charging Carr with second-offense possession of meth, an aggravated misdemeanor. He was jailed on a two-thousand dollar bond. Thomas was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, a simple misdemeanor. She was jailed on a 300-dollar bond.