A Spring Valley, Minnesota man was arrested for possession of narcotics and operating a motor vehicle while under the influence fifth offense, following a traffic complaint on Hwy. 35, Oct. 16.
According to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, the Vernon County Communications Center received a call regarding the traffic complaint. At about 10:47 p.m., the vehicle was located by deputies on Main Street in Genoa. The vehicle was driven by a Chad Swenson.
Upon investigation, deputies seized 6.5 grams of methamphetamine and 1.5 grams of marijuana. Swenson was subsequently arrested for possession of narcotics, as well as operating a motor vehicle while under the influence fifth offense.
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