Western Minn. man arrested in large drug bust
DILWORTH, Minn. (AP) – Police have arrested a western Minnesota man and seized drugs that authorities say could be worth more than a quarter-million dollars.
Moorhead police say authorities seized 32 pounds of marijuana when they arrested the 33-year-old man at his Dilworth home Tuesday.
Officers also confiscated an AK-47 assault rifle, small amounts of psychedelic mushrooms, 15 jars of hash oil or powder, more than $25,000 in cash and a 2001 Chrysler.
The Forum newspaper reports the man is being held in the Clay County Jail pending formal charges.
Police say the marijuana was high-grade medicinal marijuana from California.
Agents from the Department of Homeland Security, Dilworth police and the Clay County sheriff’s office assisted in the investigation. Police say more arrests area possible.
(Information in the following story is from: The Forum, http://www.in-forum.com)