On the afternoon of Friday, September 23rd, members of the Mason City Police and Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department conducted a search of a residence at 623 South Carolina Avenue in Mason City.
As a result of a substantial amount of Methamphetamine being found during the search, Christopher Douglas, age 32, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Douglas was booked into the Cerro Gordo County Jail following the search and remains there on a $100,000 dollar cash or surety bond pending further court proceedings.
Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver in the amount Douglas is accused of having is a class B felony and carries up to a 25 year prison sentence and a minimum $5000 dollar fine or up to $100,000 fine. Probation is not an option for methamphetamine offenses, a prison sentence is mandatory.
Subject is innocent until proven guilty.