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Iowa News: Cedar Rapids, Eddy Watt, Federal Prison Sentence for Man Who Helped Sell Heroin

“Fairly Sophisticated” Drug Operation Had Over Eighty Customers Cedar Rapids, Iowa – A man who worked with others to sell heroin throughout the Cedar Rapids area was sentenced on October 17, 2018, to more than five years in federal prison. Eddy Watt, age 28, from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, received the prison term after a June … Continue reading Iowa News: Cedar Rapids, Eddy Watt, Federal Prison Sentence for Man Who Helped Sell Heroin

Iowa News: CEDAR RAPIDS, Media Advisory, Press Conference to Announce Sentences in Cases Involving Opioid Related Deaths

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – Opioids kill hundreds of Iowans every year. Opioid abuse remains at an all-time high and these dangerous drugs wreak havoc on lives and communities. Unfortunately, all too often, the use of an opioid ends with death because people do not know what they have or how dangerous it is. On October … Continue reading Iowa News: CEDAR RAPIDS, Media Advisory, Press Conference to Announce Sentences in Cases Involving Opioid Related Deaths

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa | Lawyer: Missouri farmer was leader of organic fraud scheme

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Three farmers who pleaded guilty Friday in a large-scale organic grain fraud scheme were lured into participation by a Missouri businessman who was its mastermind, a defense lawyer said. The farmers “convinced themselves to look the other way” while Randy Constant marketed the non-organic corn and soybeans they grew in Overton, … Continue reading CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa | Lawyer: Missouri farmer was leader of organic fraud scheme

Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Area

Featuring the Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Number of Sales the last 12 months in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Area Cedar Rapids, IA – Cedar Rapids is a city in eastern Iowa.  The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art includes many works by native Iowan painter Grant Wood.  Brucemore is an estate with acres of … Continue reading Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Area

Iowa News: North Liberty, Kyle Starbuck Selling Fake Drugs Sent to Prison for Possessing Real Guns

North Liberty, Iowa – A drug user who was selling a cutting agent claiming it was methamphetamine was sentenced today to more than three years in federal prison. Kyle Starbuck, age 32, from North Liberty, Iowa, received the prison term after a June 7, 2018, guilty plea to being a drug user in possession of … Continue reading Iowa News: North Liberty, Kyle Starbuck Selling Fake Drugs Sent to Prison for Possessing Real Guns

Iowa News: Guatemalan, Rudi Zamora-Samol Who Used Fake Documents to Get a Job Sentenced to Prison

Postville, Iowa – A Guatemalan man who used false identification documents to obtain a job was sentenced today to more than two months in federal prison. Rudi Zamora-Samol, age 18, a citizen of Guatemala illegally present in the United States and living in Postville, Iowa, received the prison term after an August 21, 2018, guilty … Continue reading Iowa News: Guatemalan, Rudi Zamora-Samol Who Used Fake Documents to Get a Job Sentenced to Prison

Iowa News: Former Kossuth County Farmer, Mark Laubenthal Sentenced to a Year in Federal Prison for Lying to Bank to Secure a Farm Loan and Credit

Defaulted on Nearly $900,000 in Loans Received from His Bank Bancroft, Iowa – A former farmer who lied to his bank about how much land he was farming and how much crop he had in storage in order to secure a loan and a line of credit was sentenced September 20, 2018, to a year … Continue reading Iowa News: Former Kossuth County Farmer, Mark Laubenthal Sentenced to a Year in Federal Prison for Lying to Bank to Secure a Farm Loan and Credit

Iowa News: ER Nurse, James Allen Moorehead Who Stole Patient Pain Medications Pleads Guilty

Previously Lost License for Opioid Theft in 2008 Cedar Rapids, Io. – A registered nurse who used patient identities to steal hydrocodone pain pills while employed in a hospital emergency room pled guilty August 13, 2018, in federal court in Cedar Rapids. James Allen Moorehead, age 58, from Mason City, Iowa, pled guilty to one … Continue reading Iowa News: ER Nurse, James Allen Moorehead Who Stole Patient Pain Medications Pleads Guilty