Authorities: Meth, marijuana seized from Cascade home

A Cascade man is facing multiple drug-related charges after authorities searched his bedroom nearly eight months ago.

According to court documents, law enforcement applied for and was granted a warrant to search the bedroom of Joshua Koppes, 34, Cascade, located on the 900 block of 5th Avenue SE on Feb. 26.

During the search, authorities seized what they suspected to be methamphetamine and submitted the substance to the Iowa DCI Laboratory for analysis. Documents state the DCI lab confirmed the substance to be approximately 329 grams of methamphetamine.

Authorities also located 148 grams of marijuana as well as a digital scale, documents state. A warrant for Koppes’ arrest was served Oct. 21.

Koppes faces charges for possession of a controlled substance marijuana, failure to affix a drug stamp and a controlled substance violation.