Fayette County authorities have arrested 2 men at a rural Hawkeye residence, on illegal drug and weapons charges.
On Friday (April 8) the Fayette County Sheriff conducted a search of a home at 23434 "V" Avenue, just northwest of Hawkeye. Deputies found methamphetamine, firearms and drug paraphernalia.

Jonathan Lortie. Photo from Fayette Co. Sheriff

Officers arrested the residents, 49 year old Daryl Jones, and 31 year old Jonathan Lortie.

Both are being charged with possession of methamphetamine-third offense, possession and control of a firearm and/or ammunition as a felon, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

According to the sheriff, both Jones and Lortie were on parole for felony drug possession. The investigation continues, and parole violations are expected to be filed.