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Investigation Into Fight Results In Multiple Drug Arrests

Fri 2-1-2019

(Estherville)-- An investigation by Estherville police into a fight early Sunday morning resulted in the arrests of multiple people on drug charges. 

Police say they were called to the Iowa Lakes Community College campus shortly after 12:30 am. They were advised those involved in the altercation were possibly armed with handguns. Officers secured the scene and upon investigating discovered that the individuals present were victims of a 1st degree burglary involving a firearm. Officers also learned of the presence of illegal drugs. A subsequent search resulted in them confiscating marijuana, THC vape oil and vaporizer machines used in the consumption of THC. Some drug paraphernalia and cash was also confiscated. 

Sango Bunmi Smith was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver...marijuana, failure to affix a drug tax stamp and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

Two others, Avery Harper and Evyn Insalaco, were charged with possession of a controlled substance...marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

A news release doesn't say where the suspects are from.