On February 2, 2017 the Ida County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at 201 Court Street in Ida Grove, Iowa.
Deputies had been at the residence earlier in the day to a conduct a child welfare check. While at the residence deputies smelled a strong odor of marijuana emanating from inside the residence.
A search warrant was obtained and the Sheriff's Office executed the warrant shortly before noon. The Sheriff's Office seized several drug paraphernalia items and a green plant like material believed to be marijuana.
Charges are pending on the homeowner based upon results from the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation Laboratory.