WAVERLY – A Van Horne man who was arrested for drug charges during a Jan. 14 traffic stop has pleaded not guilty.
Bremer County sheriff’s deputies arrested 33-year-old Michael Gene Lofstuen for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver, violation of the drug tax stamp act, possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and unlawful possession of a prescription drug. He was also cited for driving while suspended.
He has since been released from jail.
Authorities found about 1.3 pounds of marijuana, about 20 grams of meth and more than $8,000 in cash, court records state. A fentanyl patch was found in his pocket, records state.
His attorney entered a not guilty plea on his behalf on Jan. 25.