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Case No. 17-1622

State of Iowa
v.
Destiny Sumpter

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Destiny Sumpter

Attorneys for Appellee

Darrel L. Mullins, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Robert P. Ranschau, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
17-1622
Date Published:
Sep 12, 2018
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Boone County, James B. Malloy and Paul G. Crawford, District Associate Judges.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Doyle and Mullins, JJ.  Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J.  (6 pages)

            Destiny Sumpter appeals her convictions for possession of methamphetamine (second offense) and possession of marijuana (second offense).  OPINION HOLDS: We conclude the seizure of Sumpter’s cell phone was supported by probable cause and exigent circumstances.  Accordingly, we affirm the district court’s denial of Sumpter’s suppression motion.

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