Task force makes felony drug arrest in Fort Madison


FORT MADISON – The Lee County Narcotics Task Force reports the arrest of a Keokuk, Iowa man on a felony drug charge.

Michael Melvin Sholl, 59, of 814 ½ Ave F, Fort Madison, Iowa was arrested on January 9th, 2018 at the Fort Madison Police Department on a felony drug charge. Sholl is charged with delivery of less than five grams of methamphetamine within 1000 feet of a park, a class C felony. If convicted, Sholl faces up to 15 years in a state correctional facility.

The arrest of Sholl stems from an investigation by the Lee County Narcotics Task Force into allegations that he was involved in the distribution of illegal drugs in the Lee County area.

The Lee County Attorney’s Office, Fort Madison Police Department and the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement assisted the Lee County Narcotics Task Force in this investigation.

The defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

The Lee County Narcotics Task Force is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Justice and the funds administered by the Iowa Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy.

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