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DRUG SEARCH WARRANTS

04-12-2016

Press Release from Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office 

Sheriff Doug Krier

DRUG SEARCH WARRANTS
On April 11th, 2016, the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office, White Earth Police Department, Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force, West Central Drug Task Force, ATF, FBI, BIA and BCA executed three Search Warrants simultaneously at three different locations in the Village of Naytahwaush, Mahnomen County, MN. The focus of the Search Warrants was for drugs and guns. 

Law Enforcement recovered weapons, narcotics and money.

Five individuals were arrested and are being held pending criminal charges. 

Several young children were taken and turned over to Indian Child Welfare for protective custody. 

The names of those arrested will be released upon their initial appearance.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Contact: Sheriff Douglas Krier  
Phone: (218)935-2255