Iowa Department of Public Safety
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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Law Enforcement Requests Public Help in Search for Suspect

Monona, IOWA --- Several arrest warrants have been issued for Troy Alan Laufenberg of Monona, Iowa.  Laufenberg’s whereabouts however are unknown at this time.  If you can assist officers in locating Laufenberg, please contact DCI Special Agent Mike Krapfl, 563-599-4239.

When apprehended Laufenberg will be charged with Child Endangerment (Class D Felony), Possession with Intent to Deliver (Class D Felony), Possession of a Controlled Substance (Serious Misdemeanor), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Simple Misdemeanor).

These charges are a result of the collection and analysis of evidence seized during the execution of a search warrant on July 19, 2013 at the home of Troy Laufenberg and Emily Voshell.  The pair lived at 103½ E. Center Street in Monona, Iowa.   Officers were initially called to the residence on July 15 on report of an injured child.  That child remains hospitalized.

Troy Laufenberg

Troy Laufenberg

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, Clayton County Sheriff’s Office, and Monona Police Department are investigating.


Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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