MASON CITY, Iowa – An arrest for shoplifting that led to drug charges has resulted in a guilty plea.
28-year-old Bethanee Calvert of Britt is pleading guilty to possession of methamphetamine – 1st offense. She was arrested on September 17 for allegedly trying to shoplift at the Hy-Vee Drugstore in Mason City. Officers said they found a small baggie of meth on Calvert when she was booked into the Cerro Gordo County Jail.
She has been sentenced to 30 days in jail, with 28 days suspended, a $625 fine and 365 days of probation.