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Man Pleads Guilty To Selling 11 Lbs Of Meth In Target Parking Lot

A 35-year-old Arden Hills man pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to distributing about 11 pound of methamphetamine after trying to sell to an undercover cop at a Target parking lot earlier this year. Marcelino Garcia pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute 500 or more grams of meth after getting indicted on March 20, 2013.

06/25/2013

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Claremount Man Pleads Guilty For Conspiring To Sell Meth

A 33-year-old man from Claremont, Minn., pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court for conspiring to distribute more than 500 grams of methamphetamine. Specifically, Michael Steven Schoenfelder pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute 50 or more grams of meth.

06/13/2013

Sherburne County Meth Arrests

5 Arrested In Elk River Meth Bust

Five people are in jail after a meth bust in Elk River Monday, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.

05/14/2013

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Burnsville Man Charged With Possessing $400K Of Meth

A 35-year-old Burnsville was charged Friday in connection with possessing 12 pounds of methamphetamine, worth a street value of more than $400,000.

05/03/2013

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49-Year-Old Man Gets Life For Meth Distribution

A 49-year-old Moorhead, Minn., man has been sentenced in North Dakota to life in prison on a federal charge of conspiracy to possess methamphetamine with intent to distribute.

05/01/2013

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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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