A former insurance agent is accused of using altered or false information when submitting an application for life insurance for a client.
A Cedar Rapids man pleaded to a lesser charge of distributing meth and faces a mandatory minimum of 10 years and possibly up to life in federal prison. During a search last year, authorities found over 6 kilos of meth and over $460,000 in cash.
Johnathan Mitchell pleaded guilty Monday to robbing a cab driver who was fatally stabbed during the crime in 2011. The case had been pending for six years, mostly due to Mitchell being found incompetent to stand trial. He fought taking prescribed anti-psychotic medications which maintained competency.