MASON CITY – Police say a Mason City man has violated a no-contact order six times, then they caught him with illegal drugs.
The matter stems from a trespass incident. Police say that back on May 10, 2016, at 3:41 PM, 23-year-old Dustin Lee Stump was arrested for trespassing at a property located in 500 block of North Massachusetts. Previously, on May 3, Stump was told by MCPD “do not come back” or he would be arrested. Stump proceeded to come back, again, on May 30, 2016, at 12:23 AM. Police say “same thing basically but this time Stump allegedly resisted arrest. He was arrested for trespass and interference with official acts. The next day, on May 31, a no-contact order was issued by a judge. The interference charge was later dropped, but he was guilty of trespass.
Over the next several months, Stump was then accused 6 times of violating this no-contact order.
On June 7, 2016, Stump was arrested for violating the no-contact order for posting a comment on the protected party’s social media page.
On July 12, 2016, it was reported that Stump violated the no-contact order by calling the protected party. He was charged and arrested 5 days later.
On July 25, 2016 at 12:42 PM, Stump violated the no-contact order by contacting the protected party. He was arrested.
On August 14, 2016, T 2:47 AM, Stump violated the no-contact order by contacting the protected party in front of numerous witnesses. He was arrested again.
On October 15, 2016 at 10:47 PM, Stump violated the no-contact order at the 500 block of North Massachusetts. He was arrested.
He was later found guilty of all these charges and was given 7-day jail sentences for all of them.
On December 22, before 1 AM, Mason City police encountered Stump at 616 South Delaware Avenue. Officers spoke with Stump about a recent case and placed him under arrest for other charges, including violating the no-contact order once again, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He remains held in the county jail, awaiting a court hearing.