Two Davenport people have been charged with meth-related offenses after a traffic stop, according to police.
Joseph Allen Terry, 36, and Felina Danielle Lochner, age not available, are accused of the manufacture of methamphetamine, a felony, according to a news release from the Davenport Police Department.
The arrests were the result of a traffic stop around 10:15 pm Thursday, on Highway 61 close to the intersection of Y48, the release states. The Iowa State Patrol trooper who made the stop allegedly found evidence of items used in methamphetamine manufacturing. He contacted the Iowa Department of Narcotics Enforcement and Davenport police for assistance.
Since then, the Metropolitan Enforcement Group and the Bettendorf Police Department also have become involved in the case, the news release states. Several searches, both through warrants and consent searches, have been conducted with investigators confiscating more materials believed to be related to methamphetamine production.
Mr. Terry was being held Friday afternoon on $100,000 bond, according to the Scott County Jail website. Ms. Lochner also was being held on a $100,000 bond.
Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East. 1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil. 1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island. 1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis. 1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.