A Spring Valley man allegedly found to be in possession of nearly 50 grams of methamphetamine, .70 grams of marijuana,  more than 100 small plastic bags commonly used to package narcotics, a scale, a methamphetamine water pipe containing 20.40 grams of liquid that tested positive for methamphetamine, a marijuana pipe and just over $500 in cash after a search of his vehicle following a traffic stop early on the evening of July 1st near the intersection of County Road 1 and 560th Avenue has been charged in Mower County District Court.  

36-year-old Jeremy John Volkart has been charged with a felony for first-degree drugs, sale of 17 grams or more of cocaine or methamphetamine and a felony for second-degree drugs, possession of 25 grams or more of cocaine or methamphetamine. He has also been charged with a gross misdemeanor for 3rd degree DWI, under the influence of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor for driving after revocation and petty misdemeanors for speeding, possession of a small amount of marijuana and for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Volkart’s next appearance in Mower County District Court has been scheduled for August 6th.