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Detroit Lakes man allegedly caught with 1.5 pounds of marijuana

Gary Michael Haugen, 27, of 1215 Long Av., Apt. 305, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.

According to court records:

On Friday, officers with the West Central Minnesota Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at his residence and allegedly found a number of plastic baggies containing marijuana, which totaled 1.5 pounds. There was also $900 cash on top of some marijuana baggies.

He appeared Monday before District Judge Peter Irvine, who released him without bond, with a number of conditions. His next court appearance is set for Feb. 17.