Drug Investigation Results in Arrest in Pine River

Drug Investigation Results in Arrest in Pine River

January 11, 2021 News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

Pine River, MN — Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on December 29th 2020, pursuant to an ongoing drug investigation, Investigators executed a search warrant at a residence in Barclay Township, rural Pine River, MN. A search of the residence was conducted, and a large amount of suspected methamphetamine was seized, along with drug paraphernalia and ammunition. Arrested at the residence was Teresa Hill, age 61, of Pine River, MN and Walter Hill, age 58, of Pine River MN.  Both were taken into custody and formal charges are pending. The two are suspected of dealing a large amount of methamphetamine in the area. 

In a separate second investigation, on January 7th 2021, Investigators executed a search warrant at a residence in Walden Township, rural Pine River MN.  A search of the residence was conducted, and a large amount of suspected methamphetamine, marijuana and other drug paraphernalia was seized. Arrested at the residence was Theresa Mead, age 43, of Pine River and William Smetana, age 49, of Pine River. Both were taken into custody and formal charges are pending. The two are suspected of dealing a large amount of methamphetamine in the area. 

Assisting with the investigations was the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force.