Brookings police arrest 2 on felony marijuana charges
by Perry Miller
Brookings police say they arrested two men early Tuesday morning
on felony marijuana charges.
Lt. Derrick Powers says the arrests came as part of a joint investigation
with the South Dakota DCI.
The first bust came at about 1:30 Tuesday morning. A 24-year-old
Brookings man was arrested after a traffic stop and charged with
possession of about three-quarters of a pound of pot. He was taken to
the Brookings County jail.
Powers says a 22-year-old Pipestone, Minnesota man was arrested at
about 3:10 Tuesday morning, also after a traffic stop. He was allegedly
in possession of one pound of marijuana and was also taken to jail.
Both men are charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent