MASON CITY – Police raided a Mason City apartment house on a warrant and nabbed a possible drug dealer Monday afternoon.
On January 24, 2022 at 1:29 PM, the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant for illegal narcotics at 741 S. Illinois Ave. An investigation was completed at the scene. As a result, 66-year-old George Leslie Wescott III, was arrested and charged with felony C Possession of Methamphetamine with the Intent to Deliver, serious misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana and simple misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Wescott is being held at the Cerro Gordo County Jail. Assisting at the scene was the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement.