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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Iowa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, May 9, 2016

Media Advisory

There will be a press conference held on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at the United States Attorney’s Office, 111 7th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52401.  Randall C. Thysse, Special Agent in Charge of the Omaha Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and others will discuss the arrests and search warrants executed at various locations across Iowa and Wisconsin during a multiagency investigation of a suspected methamphetamine ring.

The investigation is coordinated through the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force program of the United States Department of Justice and is being investigated by the FBI, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, Tri-County Drug Enforcement Task Force (Waterloo Police Department; Cedar Falls Police Department; Waverly Police Department; Bremer County Sheriff's Office; Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office; La Porte City Police Department; Evansdale Police Department; Hudson Police Department), Mid Iowa Drug Task Force (Marshalltown Police Department; Marshall County Sheriff's Office; Tama County), and Dubuque Drug Task Force (Dubuque Police Department; Dubuque County Sheriff's Office).

Press releases and interview opportunities will be available.  Follow us on Twitter @USAO_NDIA.

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Updated May 9, 2016