Five People Charged with Felony Narcotics Counts

By KBJR News 1

Five People Charged with Felony Narcotics Counts

June 29, 2012 Updated Jun 29, 2012 at 11:01 AM CST

Hibbing, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Five people from across the Northland have been arrested and charged for various narcotics charges.

Dakota Michael Raridon, 18, of Cook, MN has been charged with one felony count of 5th degree sales of marijuana.

David Arnold Groshong, 24 of Hibbing, MN has been charged with one felony count of 3rd degree sales of meth.

Lawrence Dean Westby, 53, of Keewatin, MN has been charged with one felony count of 5th degree possession of meth.

Sean Adam Peake, 42, of Hibbing, MN has been charged with two felony counts including 5th degree possession of meth and storing meth paraphernalia in the presence of a child.

Michelle Lynn Malon, 41, of Hibbing, MN has been charged with three felony counts including 5th degree possession of meth, 5th degree possession of oxycodone pills and storing meth paraphernalia in the presence of a child.

All five of these suspects were arrested during recent narcotics investigations in the St. Louis and Itasca County areas conducted by the Boundary Waters Drug Task Force as well as assistance from local authorities.

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