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December 7, 2016
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
Michael Nobu Aria, 59, of 1415 Corbett Road, Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, he sold methamphetamines on three occasions to a confidential reliable informant with the West Central...
December 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
November 30, 2016
Menahga man sentenced for meth
Jerred Mani Carlson, 27, of Menahga, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony third-degree drug charge. According to court records, on April 14, 2014, he was pulled over for speeding near Frazee. His license was revoked and his vehicle was blocking a narrow road,...
November 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
Callaway man gets 45 days for meth, syringes
Randy Lee Anthony Bellanger, 54, of 25783 260th St. Callaway, has had a stay of adjudication revoked in Becker County District Court on a fifth degree drug charge. According to court records, on Jan. 1 he was a passenger in a car pulled over in Callaway. Police found 1.73 grams of...
November 30, 2016 - 2:00pm
November 18, 2016
DL man gets prison for meth sales
John Howard Smith, 51, of 612 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced to more than four years in prison on a felony third-degree drug charge for selling methamphetamines. The original, second-degree drug charge was reduced in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
November 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
November 17, 2016
Ogema man accused of meth, heroin possession
John Matthew Clark, 37, of Box 321, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 27 Clark was a passenger in a green Ford pickup truck allegedly clocked going 75 mph in a 55 mph zone...
November 17, 2016 - 9:02am
October 14, 2016
Big meth bust lands DL man in prison for nearly 13 years
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to 153 months, or nearly 13 years in prison, on a felony first-degree drug possession conviction. Shane...
October 14, 2016 - 5:34am
September 3, 2016
Big drug bust in Becker County lands man in prison for more than seven years
A Princeton, Minn. man has been sentenced for selling a large amount of meth in Becker County. Marvin Ray Hanson Jr., 58, was sentenced to seven years and eight months in prison after being arrested earlier this spring. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District...
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
April 1, 2016
DL man charged for meth
Wayne Allen Kohler, 41, of 1220 Eighth St., Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 13, 2015, he allegedly sold 1.2 grams of meth to a confidential reliable informant with the West...
April 1, 2016 - 5:25am
March 6, 2016
Naytahwaush woman charged with selling meth
Daffany ACiara Gonzalas, 32, of 220 Shore Ave., Naytahwaush has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 22, she allegedly sold 3.6 grams of meth (with packaging) to a confidential reliable...
March 6, 2016 - 5:10am
March 4, 2016
Woman accused of selling meth
Ashley Jo Mortenson, 28, of 127 Hawley St., Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 21 a confidential reliable informant working for the West Central Minnesota Drug task Force...
March 4, 2016 - 5:35am
February 14, 2016
Man gets prison for selling meth
A Park Rapids man was sentenced in Becker County District Court after being found guilty of selling drugs. Steven Douglas Lee, 33, was sentenced to four years in prison on a felony second degree drug charge and four years, 10 months on another second degree drug possession charge....
February 14, 2016 - 5:15am
February 5, 2016
Man charged with felony after meth found in pocket
A White Earth man made his first court appearance in Becker County on fifth degree drug possession charges. Ronald Wayne Elias Thompson, 32, was arrested Jan. 12 after White Earth Police were made aware of an active warrant out for his arrest. Officers learned of his location, and...
February 5, 2016 - 5:35am
January 30, 2016
DL man accused of meth possession
A Detroit Lakes man pulled over on Christmas Day for suspicion of being an impaired driver has made his initial court appearance after police say they found a baggie of meth floating in a glass of liquid in his vehicle. According to a complaint filed with Becker County District Court,...
January 30, 2016 - 5:20am
January 8, 2016
DL man accused of meth possession
A Detroit Lakes man made his first court appearance for allegedly possessing meth. Richard Ivan Bunker, 47, faces a felony fifth degree drug possession charge. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court, the Detroit Lakes Police Department received information...
January 8, 2016 - 5:25am
Valerie Jo Sargent, 31, of 2816 Highway 113, Waubun, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, at shortly after 1 a.m. on Oct. 25 a Detroit Lakes police officer saw a vehicle with its exterior...
November 8, 2015 - 5:10am