Ireton Woman Arrested On Drug Charges, One Of Them A Felony

Date posted - January 26, 2013

marijuana pot 2Rural Sioux City, Iowa — An Ireton woman has been arrested on drug charges, one of them a felony.

The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Thursday (1/24) just before 5 PM, one of their deputies stopped a vehicle on K22 — the Perry Creek road — about 8 miles north of Sioux City. What caught the deputy’s attention was that the vehicle was without license plates. While talking to the driver, the deputy could smell a strong odor of burnt marijuana coming form the vehicle. After an investigation at the scene, the driver, 32-year-old Sadie Ann Nelson of Ireton was charged with Possession of a controlled substance – marijuana, a Class D Felony; Possession of drug paraphernalia, a Simple misdemeanor; and OWI/Drugged, a Serious misdemeanor.

Nelson was taken to the Plymouth County Jail and held to see a judge. The Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Hinton Police Department.

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