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Case No. 20-1503

State of Iowa
v.
Jaymes Anthony Stark

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Jaymes Anthony Stark

Attorneys for Appellee

Genevieve Reinkoester, Assistant Attorney General

Attorneys for Appellant

Theresa R. Wilson, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
20-1503
Date Published:
Oct 06, 2021
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Lee (South) County, John M. Wright, Judge.  REVERSED AND REMANDED.  Considered by Tabor P.J., Greer, J., and Doyle, S.J.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (11 pages)

            Jaymes Anthony Stark challenges his conviction of third-degree burglary as a habitual offender.  On appeal, Stark argues that his incriminatory statements should have been suppressed.  OPINION HOLDS: When Stark made his statements, he was subjected to custodial interrogation by Keokuk police.  His suppression motion was wrongfully denied.  So we reverse and remand for a new trial.

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