Meth conviction in Iowa.
Michael Byron Abrahamson, age 44, of Williamson, Iowa, was convicted by a jury in the United States District Court in the Southern District of Iowa of the charge of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine.
Following the verdict the Honorable United States Judge
Ronald E. Longstaff ordered Abrahamson to be remanded to United States Marshal’s custody pending sentencing.
Abrahamson was indicted by the federal grand jury on December 15, 2010. During the execution of a search warrant at defendant’s residence on August 8, 2010, officers from the South Central Iowa Drug Task Force seized numerous items related to the manufacture of methamphetamine.
The evidence indicated that from April 2009 to August 2010, the defendant
manufactured methamphetamine at his residence in Williamson on a weekly bases.The defendant would use the assistance of numerous friends to acquirer the necessary pseudoephedrine tablets from
area stores to manufacture more than 50 grams of methamphetamine.