Primghar Man Arrested on Felony Drug Charge

A Primghar man was arrested this week on a felony drug charge.

According to a criminal complaint filed with the O’Brien County Clerk of Court’s Office by the county sheriff’s office, 31-year-old Steven Dieck of Primghar is accused of the possession of a controlled substance. He was arrested on Monday of this week.

In his statement, the deputy states that Dieck was found to be in possession of a white crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine after a field test kit indicated the substance was positive for methamphetamine.

Dieck was charged with possession of a controlled substance, third or subsequent offense, a class D felony. If convicted, Dieck could face up to five years in prison. He faces a preliminary hearing next Friday, June 23rd. Dieck was booked into the O’Brien County Jail in Primghar.

(credit to Community First Broadcasting station KIWA in Sheldon)