Marijuana seized in investigation

On Monday at 6:36 p.m. the Storm Lake Police Department was sent to 511 Lake Ave. because of a report of the odor of burning marijuana.

Police made contact with Jimmie Cowan, 23, of Storm Lake. Police located and seized a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The apartment was secured and Storm Lake Police obtained a search warrant and located and seized additional marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Police charged Cowen with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

He was booked on a $1,300 bond.