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Man arrested in WE, charged for cocaine

Landen Gene Russette, 23, of 6047 Penn Ave. S., Minneapolis has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime, possession.

He was one of several people charged after a warrant was executed at a home in White Earth on Thursday that allegedly turned up 1.68 ounces of cocaine, $570, drug paraphernalia and items associated with drug sales, according to court records.

Russette was arraigned Friday before District Judge Mark Hansen, who set cash bail or bond at $50,000, with conditions, and set his next court date for Feb. 25.