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Man sentenced to jail for having pot, ecstacy

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Man sentenced to jail for having pot, ecstacy
Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

Colin Michael Keane, 22, of Minneapolis has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime, possession.

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According to court records: On July 22, he was pulled over by a state trooper on Highway 59 because the tint on his vehicle's windows appeared to be too dark, there were objects hanging from his rear-view mirror, and his license tabs were obscured by a license plate frame.

The trooper smelled marijuana in the vehicle and searched it, finding a glass pipe with residue and .7 grams of marijuana. There were also two baggies of powdered ecstasy, totaling 1.4 grams.

Keane appeared Friday before District Judge Joe Evans, who issued a stay of adjudication and placed him on supervised probation for five years.

He must serve 30 days in jail and pay a $1,000 fine, plus court fees. Work release and STS privileges were granted.

He must get a chemical use assessment and follow the treatment recommendations, abstain from drugs and alcohol, and submit to random testing.

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