WAHPETON, N.D. — Three people from Minnesota are facing charges after a drug bust in Wahpeton.

Members of the Southeast Multi County Agency Drug Task Force who searched a home Tuesday say they seized about 2 pounds of marijuana, along with methamphetamine and heroin. The drugs are worth an estimated $17,000 on the street.

Authorities also seized $7,200 in cash. A 28-year-old Dalton man, a 26-year-old Elbow Lake woman and a 30-year-old Detroit Lakes man are being held in the Richland County jail.

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.