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RICEVILLE | Reported suspicious activity in Pioneer Park led to discovery of stolen items, drugs, cash, weapons and more, Mitchell County officials say.

The Mitchell County Sheriff's Office said in a news release it responded to citizen complaints of suspicious activity in Pioneer Park in the northeast part of the county around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Upon investigation, a 16-foot car hauler trailer, a Polaris four-wheeler with a trailer and numerous power tools and hand tools were recovered. Those items are believed to be stolen from Floyd and Cerro Gordo counties, the sheriff's office said. 

Methamphetamine, edible marijuana wax, marijuana, cash and two handguns were also recovered at the scene.

Danielle Jo Calhoun, 27, of Charles City, was arrested during the investigation. Calhoun was charged with felony theft, with additional charges pending.

She was transported to the Mitchell County Jail. Additional suspects have been identified and the investigation continues, the sheriff's office said. 

The Osage Police Department, Iowa State Patrol and Floyd County Sheriff's Office assisted at the scene.  


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