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Cops: Task Force Confiscates $200K Worth Of Meth In Mpls

Hennepin County authorities said Friday that a task force arrested five people and confiscated 12 pounds of meth – estimated to have a street value of $200,000 – when executing two search warrants in Minneapolis.

04/26/2013

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Tainted Meth Sends Several To Hospital Within 24 Hrs

A dozen people have been taken to the hospital in the past 24 hours from overdosing on a particularly bad batch of meth. Deputies think the meth is coming from the east metro, and they are concerned.

04/13/2013

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Man Indicted For Illegal Re-Entry After Selling Meth In Minn.

A 48-year-old man from Guatemala was indicted Wednesday in federal court for illegally entering the United States after being deported more than a decade ago following a conviction for selling meth in Minnesota, the Justice Department said.

04/10/2013

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Sheriff: Meth Bust Shows Drug’s ‘Overwhelming Presence’ In Brainerd

Authorities say two people in northern Minnesota face charges for allegedly possessing 15 ounces of meth that has a reported street value of $40,000-$50,000.

03/29/2013

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Authorities: 2 Arrested After 5-Month Meth Investigation In St. Cloud

Two men have been arrested after a 5-month investigation into the manufacturing of methamphetamine in the St. Cloud metro region, according to authorities.

03/01/2013

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Charges: Snow Plow Driver On Meth Steals Truck, Crashes It, & Breaks Into Home

A snow plow driver allegedly on meth crashed a stolen truck with a plow on it, broke into a nearby home, and told the homeowner, “It’s a chase” before police ended up catching him on foot close by.

02/15/2013

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Buyers Of Foreclosed Homes Finding Disturbing Surprises

It was something a Twin Cities couple never expected to find in their new home: thousands of dollars worth of meth.

01/15/2013

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Virginia MN Man Sentenced To 120 Months In Prison Over Meth

A 33-year-old man from Virginia, Minn., was sentenced Tuesday for conspiring to distribute more than 50 grams of methamphetamine.

12/11/2012

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Record 30-Year Sentence For Meth Ring Kingpin

A Hennepin County District Court judge sentenced a 37-year-old man, accused in a major meth ring, to 30 years in prison. The sentence is a state record for a drug crime.

12/04/2012

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Son Shows School Principal Evidence That His Mom Uses Meth

After a 12-year-old boy showed his school principal evidence that his mother was using narcotics, 32-year-old Sabina Marie Coolen, of Chatham Township in Wright County, has now been charged with storing meth paraphernalia in the presence of a child.

11/30/2012

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Police Say Erratic Driver Hid Meth, Pipe Inside Herself

A woman who Centennial Lakes Police pulled over for driving erratically has been charged after a drug-sniffing dog found methamphetamine hidden inside the woman’s body.

10/09/2012

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Cops: Search Warrant Digs Up 46 Guns, Meth

A search warrant of a Maple Grove residence turned up 46 firearms and methamphetamine, police say.

09/26/2012

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Police Seize $60K Of Meth In Stearns County

Stearns County authorities recovered $60,000 worth of methamphetamine during an early morning bust on Friday.

09/21/2012

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California Man Gets 6 Years For Conspiracy To Distribute Meth

A 21-year-old California man was sentenced Thursday to 6 years in federal prison for conspiring to distribute meth in the Twin Cities in 2010, the U.S. Justice Department said.

09/07/2012

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Cops: Man Found Asleep In Middle Of Road With Meth

Police arrested a 46-year-old Princeton, Minn., man after they found him asleep in his car in the middle of the road with methamphetamine.

08/31/2012

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