Drug arrests in Audubon County


April 25th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

The Audubon County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest last week of two men on drug charges. 35-year old Jay Dean Jensen, of Audubon, and 47-year old Lewis Byron Hogue, of Brayton, were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon following a traffic stop in Exira.

Officials say both men were charged with Possession of Marijuana. Jensen faces an additional charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both were transported to the Audubon County Jail, and later posted bond.

The Audubon County Sheriff’s Department was assisted in their investigation by the Iowa State Patrol.