The Lee County Narcotics Task Force reports the arrest of a former Keokuk, Iowa man on a felony drug warrant.Written by Theresa Rose on March 4, 2015
Daniel Patrick Ringstrom, 27, formerly of Keokuk, Iowa was arrested on February 28th, 2014 at the Lee County Sheriff’s Office on a felony drug warrant. Ringstrom is charged with Conspiracy to Manufacture Methamphetamine in Excess of Five Grams in the Presence of a Minor Second or Subsequent Offense, a class B felony with multiple enhancements, Maintaining a Drug House, an aggravated misdemeanor, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a simple misdemeanor. If convicted, Ringstrom faces up to 92 years and 30 days in a state correctional facility.
The arrest of Ringstrom stems from an investigation by the Keokuk Police Department into a possible domestic dispute in February of 2014. During that investigation, Officers discovered a “shake and bake” methamphetamine lab at 903 Orleans, apartment 1. The Lee County Narcotics Task Force was called in to take over the drug investigation.
The Lee County Attorney’s Office and the Keokuk Police Department assisted the Lee County Narcotics Task Force in this investigation.
The defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. The Lee County Narcotics Task Force is funded in part by the U.S. Department of Justice and the funds administered by the Iowa Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy.