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Man gets prison for having drugs

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A Fargo man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of drug possession.

Mark John Walz, 55, of 3207 Bohnet Blvd. N., Fargo, was sentenced to 13 months in prison and fined $135. A related petty misdemeanor charge of possessing prohibited drug paraphernalia was dismissed.


Walz was charged in connection with a Dec. 2, 2010 incident at the Minnesota State Patrol offices in Detroit Lakes.

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