Mason City man arrested on weapons, drug charges after traffic stop
MASON CITY — A Mason City man has been arrested on weapons charges.
The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department says they made a traffic stop at the intersection of 2nd and North Adams shortly before 6:40 Friday evening with a narcotics detection dog giving a positive alert for narcotics in the vehicle, with a search turning up methamphetamine and a stolen firearm.
30-year-old Jacob Shafer was arrested and charged with possession with the intent to deliver meth, trafficking stolen weapons, failure to have a drug tax stamp and possession of drug paraphernalia. He continues to be held in the Cerro Gordo County Jail on $50,000 cash-only bond.
A passenger in the vehicle, 28-year-old Desarae Schwab of Mason City, was charged with possession of meth and possession of drug paraphernalia.