DRUG ARRESTS: Newton Men Charged

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A drug bust in Newton netted two arrests Monday night.

The Mid-Iowa Narcotics Task Force and Newton police executed a search warrant at 820 First Street North Monday just before 10:0 p.m. They found marijuana, hash, and drug paraphernalia in the home.

Officers arrested two people, 56-year-old Michael Burgess and 19-year-old Peter Burgess.

Michael is charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Peter is charged with possession of marijuana, hash and drug paraphernalia.