Spencer Man Arrested on Drug-Related Charges

A Spencer man has been arrested on multiple drug-related charges.

According to the Spencer Police Department, a traffic stop was conducted around noon on Wednesday in the 200 block of West 8th Street in Spencer. 37-year-old Scott Atkinson was taken into custody after officers located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

Atkinson is charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver, a class B felony…Failure to Affix a Drug Tax Stamp, a class D felony…and 2nd Offense Possession of a Controlled Substance Marijuana, an aggravated misdemeanor.

Atkinson was booked into the Clay County Jail on a 25-thousand dollar bond. The investigation is ongoing.


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