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Mount Pleasant Man Charged Following Metro Drug Unit Investigation

MOUNT PLEASANT – Michael J. Jurgens, 52, of Mount Pleasant was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office on Wednesday with three counts of manufacture/delivery of THC (marijuana) and four counts of maintaining a drug trafficking place following an investigation by the Racine County Metro Drug Unit. Jurgens was also charged possession with intent […]

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Racine Man Apprehended In Drug Investigation

RACINE – A Racine man was arrested and charged with multiple drug-related offenses following a Racine County Metro Drug Unit investigation on Wednesday morning. Parnell L. McCray, 31, was charged with possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession with intent to deliver/manufacture THC, manufacture/delivery of THC, maintaining a drug trafficking place and three counts of […]

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Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

BURLINGTON – A traffic stop led to a multiple drug-related charges filed against a Kenosha man here last week. The Racine County District Attorney’s Office charged Jaymale K. Muhammad, 28, of Kenosha with possession with intent to deliver/distribute/manufacture THC, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance. According to the criminal complaint, a […]

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Search of drug offender’s residence yields marijuana plants, leads to arrest

Photo submitted by the Racine County Sheriff’s Department. CALEDONIA, Wis. – Agents with the Racine County Metro Drug Unit and Racine County Sheriff K-9 Unit executed a search warrant Tuesday, arresting a 50-year-old man and seizing 23 potted marijuana plants among other contraband. Gregg R. Guldbrandson, of Racine, was arrested for being involved with a […]

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City Council modifies rules for first-time marijuana possession arrests

Police could always write citations, but new fines structure offers more options to felony charges RACINE — The City Council on Tuesday voted to order the city’s police chief to direct his officers to issue citations for first-time marijuana possession in cases involving under 25 grams. The City Council also approved a range for the […]

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Several pounds of marijuana found in Chicago man’s car, police say

Mount Pleasant, WI – A 26-year-old Chicago man is facing felony drug charges after police discovered several pounds of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop Monday night. Evan Fendley faces a felony charge for possession with intent to deliver/manufacture marijuana, according to a press release by the Mount Pleasant Police Department. An officer […]