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September 20, 2015
58 months for meth
A Mahnomen man has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for selling meth. Wayne Allen Gjerde, 50, of 2235 College Road, Mahnomen, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on one felony count of second-degree controlled substance crime. A second felony count was...
September 20, 2015 - 5:25am
September 14, 2015
Man sentenced for 6 baggies meth, cash
Craig Steven Jackson Jr., 31, of Box 114 Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth degree drugs. Two other charges were dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on July 26, 2014, he was stopped for driving 47 mph in a 30 mph zone...
September 14, 2015 - 5:05am
September 4, 2015
Two arrested in Wadena for meth
Two people were arrested Sept. 3 after an investigation into the sale and distribution of methamphetamine in the city of Wadena. The arrests happened in a parking lot at M State - Wadena and was near Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School. Michael Edward Volpe, 39, of Wadena, was...
September 4, 2015 - 3:05pm
August 21, 2015
Two women accused of selling meth
Two women have each been charged with two felony counts of second-degree controlled substance crime for allegedly selling meth on two occasions to a confidential reliable informant. April Marie Norcross, 35, of 812 North Shore Drive and Shyenne Marie Campbell, 32, of Box 371, Detroit...
August 21, 2015 - 5:35am
DL man accused of meth
Dakota Joe Bosch, 33, of 1325 Loring Ave., Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fourth-degree controlled substance crime. On June 30 he allegedly sold .84 grams of meth to a confidential reliable informant. Bond was set at $15,000 or cash...
August 21, 2015 - 5:30am
April 12, 2015
DL man acused of selling meth 8-balls
John Howard Smith, 50, of 612 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with second-degree controlled substance crime and two counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime, all felonies. According to court records, on March 9 Smith and...
April 12, 2015 - 5:15am
Woman faces two felony meth charges
Jolene Frances Gagnon, 35, of 507 W. Minnesota Ave., Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, she was a passenger in a car pulled over by a trooper March 27 for driving...
April 12, 2015 - 5:10am
Felony drug charges filed
Dominic Ray Lafriniere, 40, of 2219 320th Ave., Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, he was pulled over by a trooper March 27 for driving 68 mph in a 55 mph zone...
April 12, 2015 - 4:55am
April 10, 2015
Accused of selling meth, man faces four felonies
Steven Douglas Lee, 33, of Park Rapids, has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony counts of first-degree controlled substance crime and one felony fifth-degree count of controlled substance crime. According to court records, on March 28 he allegedly sold...
April 10, 2015 - 5:15am
March 29, 2015
Mahnomen man accused of selling meth
Wayne Allen Gjerde, 50, of 2235 College road, Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two second-degree felony charges of selling methamphetamines. According to court records, he is accused of selling meth to a confidential reliable informant working for...
March 29, 2015 - 5:25am
March 17, 2015
UPDATE: Bail set for 3 people arrested after Detroit Lakes raid uncovers meth worth $60,000 to $85,000
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Three area residents are facing felony drug charges after allegedly receiving a FedEx package delivered by an undercover law enforcement officer and containing nearly 20 ounces of methamphetamine. The drugs are valued at 60,000 to $85,000, according to...
March 17, 2015 - 9:35am
December 10, 2014
White Earth woman in court for meth possession
A White Earth woman made her initial court appearance on two felony drug charges. Jill Ann Thompson, 34, faces fifth and third-degree drug charges after an incident that happened on Nov. 18. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court, White Earth police...
December 10, 2014 - 11:30am
December 9, 2014
9 charged in tri-state meth investigation
MORRIS, Minn. -- Federal drug charges have brought against nine people in two states after an investigation into methamphetamine distribution in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. The multi-state investigation led to the discovery of over 40 pounds of methamphetamine, worth...
December 9, 2014 - 8:11am
June 13, 2014
Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and FBI Safe Trails Task Force make methamphetamine arrests
BEMIDJI -- Four suspects in a large-scale methamphetamine trafficking organization were arrested in Beltrami County on Tuesday. Philip Eugene Gurzi 54, and Tamara Sue Halverson 44, of Puposky; Shawn Elston Jackson, 46, and Raymond Jesse Nibbe Jr., 56 of Bemidji were arrested and...
June 13, 2014 - 8:09am
May 15, 2014
Area man charged for allegedly selling drugs
A Lake Park man made his initial court appearance in Becker County Court for allegedly selling meth. Marshall Lee Johnson, 36, was charged with second degree felony drugs. According to the complaint, authrorities working with a confidential reliable informant purchased meth...
May 15, 2014 - 9:00am