Fremont County authorities arrest two for drug distribution

Published: Jun. 5, 2023 at 4:43 PM CDT
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SIDNEY, Iowa (WOWT) - Fremont County sheriff’s deputies arrested two Hamburg residents in connection with a narcotics distribution investigation.

FCSO says 39-year-old Tressa Dawn Haughton and 28-year-old Joseph William Michael Haughton were both booked into Fremont County Jail Sunday.

Tressa was charged with distribution of less than five grams of methamphetamine, a Class C felony; and three counts of conspiracy to distribute more than five grams of methamphetamine, a Class B felony.

Joseph was charged with three counts of conspiracy to distribute, as well as additional charges for possession of marijuana -- third or subsequent offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia, both misdemeanors.

Tressa Haughton, 39
Tressa Haughton, 39(Fremont County Sheriff's Office)
Joseph Haughton, 28
Joseph Haughton, 28(Fremont County Sheriff's Office)

Both suspects are being held on $100,000 bond.

Joseph had been released from prison on May 12 on separate charges out of Page County.