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Iowa man sentenced to federal prison for maintaining a drug house. On 55 year old Roger Dengler of Davenport, Iowa was sentenced to 78 months imprisonment for maintaining a drug house announced United States
Dengler was sentenced to two years supervised release following imprisonment.
On March 7, 2011, Dengler pled guilty to maintaining a drug house.
During the summer of 2006, the Drug Enforcement Administration conducted an investigation into the distribution of marijuana
and cocaine after seizing 80 pounds of marijuana from a hotel room.
During the course of the investigation, police learned that Dengler, a 36 year employee of the United States Postal Office, allowed various members of the conspiracy access to his home to
store cocaine and marijuana.
Marijuana was transported from Denver, Colorado to Dengler’s home concealed in tires. Once it arrived Dengler, and others, would break down the tires, retrieve the marijuana, weigh and repackage it, then distribute it.