Drug task force puts homes on the auction block

Two homes seized in Lee County drug busts are now on the auction block.

The homes are located at 815 15th St. in Fort Madison and 518 Des Moines St. in Keokuk.

Both houses will be sold through a quit claim deed through the Iowa Attorney General's Office after bids are gathered.

The Lee County Narcotics Task Force will begin taking sealed bids Nov. 6. The bidding process will close Dec. 14 and reviewed by the control board Dec. 20.

Bids are being accepted at the Lee County Narcotics Task Force, 2530 255th St., Montrose, Iowa 52639.