Seven More Arrested in Ongoing Fayette County Meth Investigation

Fayette County authorities have arrested seven more people over the weekend as part of an ongoing meth investigation.

Eleven people were charged last week after meth busts in the Oelwein area.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says they, along with the Iowa State Patrol, Oelwein Police and West Union Police K9 Unit, executed multiple search warrants at two homes in Clermont late Friday night. They found methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription pills and drug paraphernalia.

Those arrested include 56-year old Kevin McGlaughlin of Clermont, 34-year old Mickie Ellis of Clermont, 19-year old Harley Stone, 47-year old Christine Stone of Clermont, 22-year old De’Jon Jakes of Clermont, 57-year old Keith Taylor of Postville and 41-year old Shannon Thompson of Clermont.

Kevin Lane McGlaughlin, 56 of Clermont, was arrested and charged with 2 counts Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Offense, methamphetamine and marijuana, Gathering Where Controlled Substances are used (methamphetamine) all Class D Felonies.  McGlaughlin was additionally charged with Unlawful Possession of Prescription, Gathering where Marijuana is Used, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Interference, all Misdemeanors.

 Mickie Linn Ellis, 34 of Clermont, was arrested and charged with 2 counts Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Offense, methamphetamine and marijuana, Gathering Where Controlled Substances are used (methamphetamine) all Class D Felonies.  Ellis was additionally charged with Unlawful Possession of Prescription, Gathering where Marijuana is Used, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Interference, all Misdemeanors.

 Harley Davidson Stone, 19 of was arrested and charged with Gathering where Marijuana is used, a serious misdemeanor, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Christine Sue Stone, 47 of Clermont, was arrested and charged with Gathering where Marijuana is used, a serious misdemeanor, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 De’Jon Maurice Jakes, 22 of Clermont, was arrested and charged with Gathering where Marijuana is used, a serious misdemeanor, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Interference both simple misdemeanors.

Keith Marlon Taylor, 57 of Postville, was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Offense Methamphetamine and Gathering where Controlled Substances are Used (Methamphetamine) both Class D Felonies.

Shannon Lee Thompson, 41 of Clermont, was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Offense Methamphetamine and Gathering where Controlled Substances are Used (Methamphetamine) both Class D Felonies.

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