Clintonville K-9 tips officers off to drugs during traffic stop

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Published: Sep. 17, 2021 at 10:54 AM CDT
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CLINTONVILLE, Wis. (WBAY) - Clintonville Police say they seized what they believe to be meth, pot and heroin during a traffic stop Friday.

Police say an officer spotted a vehicle with an expired registration and pulled it over on 8th. St. K-9 Charr alerted police to the presence of drugs, police say.

Officers searched the vehicle and found the following:

  • 18.46 grams of suspected meth
  • 7.27 grams of suspected marijuana
  • 0.66 grams of suspected heroin
  • Medication
  • Scale
  • Drug paraphernalia

Police arrested a 30-year-old Marion man on a probation hold pending charges of Possession of Meth with Intent to Deliver with the enhancer of possessing drugs within 1,000 feet of a school, Possession of Narcotic Drugs, and Possession of Drug Equipment.

A 42-year-old Keshena man was arrested on a warrant out of Shawano County.

A 21-year-old Iron River, Michigan man was arrested for Possession of Meth within 1,000 feet of a school and Possession of Illegally Obtained Prescription.

The Marion man and the Iron River man were taken to Waupaca County Jail. The Keshena man was turned over to Shawano County.

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