(Onawa) The Iowa Department of Public Safety says the Monona County Auditor was arrested on drug possession charges Monday.
According to the press release; 27-year-old Brooke Kuhlmann was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Kuhlmann was observed by law enforcement retrieving a quantity of methamphetamine after knowingly scheduling a purchase and pick-up with a State Trooper who had siezed a dealer's phone on Sunday, July 28. Shortly after Kuhlmann recieved the drugs, Onawa Police executed a traffic stop and she was taken into custody for questioning.
She was later released from custody on a promise to appear. Kuhlmann currently serves as the Monona County Auditor.
The Iowa State Patrol, Onawa Police Department and Divsion of Narcotics Enforcement assisted in this investigation.
July 30, 2013