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Minnesota man facing charges for alleged drug crime

On Behalf of | Jul 24, 2015 | Drug Charges

The ways that a person handles a given situation can vary, and multiple factors can play a role. If individuals have been accused of drug crime involvement, they may wish to determine what decisions they may need to make in order to effectively handle their cases. Therefore, it may be prudent to learn more about the legal situation in order to feel better prepared.

One man in Minnesota may be taking such steps after being taken into custody. The situation reportedly began when the man took his niece to the hospital. The man said his niece had been driving the car he was riding in, but he began to drive when she started acting strangely. The woman soon became unconscious, which led the man to take her to the hospital. The woman unfortunately died, and it is reportedly suspected that the situation was drug related.

While the woman was being attended to in the hospital parking lot, police allegedly found a baggie under her arm. The substance inside the baggy purportedly tested positive for being methamphetamine. It was reported that the man was suspected to have been under the influence of drugs at the time of the situation. Additional drugs and drug paraphernalia were allegedly found inside the vehicle. As a result, the man is currently facing charges for drug sale and possession.

As the man prepares for his alleged drug crime case, he may find it useful to explore tactics for creating a criminal defense. Each situation is unique, and therefore, the man will likely want to ensure that his defense suits his circumstances. Information on Minnesota court proceedings relating to his case may help him in his endeavors.

Source:, “Uncle of dead woman faces drug charges”, Kay Fate, July 17, 2015

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