The Ottumwa Courier

January 28, 2014

Search warrant executed in Pella


The Chronicle

PELLA — On January 27, 2014 at approximately 10:20 p.m. members of the Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force along with the assistance of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Pella Police Department executed a drug search warrant at 1006 Washington St. in Pella where illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia were seized.

As a result of the search warrant three individuals were taken to the Marion County Jail on drug charges awaiting initial appearances.  Krystal Orr, 27, of Pella, was charged with possession with intent to deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine, possession with intent to deliver marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Nathan Burk, 31, of Fairfield, was charged with possession with intent to deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine, possession with intent to deliver marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Matthew Reisinger, 33, of Pella, was arrested on an outstanding Marion County warrant for probation violation.

Possession with intent to deliver more than 5 grams of methamphetamine is a class “B” felony, possession with intent to deliver marijuana is a class “D” felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia a simple misdemeanor.

Knoxville Police Department K9 Unit was called to assist during the execution of the search warrant.

The Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force is based in Des Moines and currently has 16 central Iowa agencies participating in the task force including the Jasper and Marion County Sheriff’s Offices, Knoxville, Newton, and Pella Police Departments.