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Monona County arrests 16 on possession and distribution of drugs


By matt@siouxlandscanner.com Updated on Friday, October 13 2017 12:24am

Jeffery Simpson
Ashtyn Dicks
Austin Struble
Amelia Richardson
Bo Wood
Zachary Koster
Tyler Slemp
Tyler Francis,
Monte Bromander
Jason Yanak
Felisha Usher
Lindsey Hedberg
Mark Morgan SR
Mark Morgan JR

Thursday, October 11th 16 people in Onawa, Blencoe, Whiting and Hornick Iowa in Monona County were arrested on various charges of possession and distribution of drugs.



Law Enforcement from Monona County Sheriff's Office, Onawa Police Department, Mapleton Police Department, Whiting Police Department, Iowa State Patrol, Iowa DNR, ATF, DEA, and Department of Corrections executed 8 search warrants and 9 arrests warrants after an investigation. Methamphetamine, Marijuana, guns and drug paraphernalia were found. Additional arrests are expected.



The following individuals have been arrested and charged.

Mark Morgan Sr. age 55 of Onawa- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Controlled substance near a school, Possession of Controlled substance (meth), Failure to affix a drug tax stamp, Possession of Firearms by a felon Bond $30,000
Mark Morgan Jr. age 27 of Onawa- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Gathering where illegal drugs are consumed Bond $5,000.00
Lindsey Hedberg ag 32 of Blencoe Ia- Possession of Controlled substance (Meth), Possession with the intent to deliver (meth), Possession with in certain real property(city park), Possession of drug Paraphernalia Bond $11,000.00
Lucas Mathes age 32 of Onawa Ia- Possession of Controlled substance (marijuana), Possession of drug Paraphernalia Bond $1,000.00
Felisha Usher age 25 of Onawa Ia- Possession of Controlled substance (marijuana), Possession of drug Paraphernalia Bond $ 2,000.00
Jason Yanak age 35 of Onawa Ia- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Bond $300.00
Monte Bromander age 56 of Whiting Ia- Possession of controlled substance( Meth) Bond $ 10,000.00
Jefferey Simpson age 34 of Whiting Ia- Possession with the intent to deliver a Controlled Substance (marijuana) Bond $ 5,000.00
Tyler Francis age 19 of Whiting Ia- Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, Gathering where illegal drugs are consumed Bond $3.000.00
Tyler Slemp age 18 of Hornick Ia- Possession of Controlled Substance (Meth), Possession of Controlled Substance (marijuana), Possession of drug Paraphernalia, Gathering where illegal drugs are consumed Bond $3,000.00
Zachary Koster age 21 of Whiting Ia- Possession of drug Paraphernalia, Gathering where illegal drugs are consumed Bond $1,000.00
Bo Wood age 21 of Whiting Ia- Possession with intent to Deliver (marijuana), Possession of drug paraphernalia Bond $5,000.00
Amelia Richardson age 32 of Onawa Ia- Possession of a Controlled Substance with intent to deliver (meth) Bond $5,000.00
Austin Struble age 20 of Onawa Ia- Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver (marijuana), Failure to affix a Tax Stamp, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Bond $10,000.00
Ashtyn Dicks age 26 of Whiting- Possession of Controlled Substance with the intent to deliver (marijuana) Bond $5000.00
Jed Carpenter age 23 of Onawa- Possession of Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver Bond $10,000.00