MASON CITY – Law enforcement stopped a speeding vehicle on Interstate 35 Saturday evening and discovered an armed man with drugs.
An Iowa State Patrol trooper stopped a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Cory Michael Bown at the 187 mile marker of Interstate 35 in Cerro Gordo county Saturday at about 7:30 PM. Cerro Gordo county deputies were called to assist.
Officers arrested Bown on charges of speeding, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, underage possession of alcohol, going armed with a concealed weapon (knife with blade 5-8 inches long) and prohibited acts.
Bown was taken to the Cerro Gordo County Jail where he is being held now on $1,000 bond.