BLUE EARTH — Four people are now charged in connection with a Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force drug investigation in Minnesota Lake.
Jack Jo Harmon, 62, was charged Tuesday in Faribault County with felony first-degree counts of drug sales and possession after more than 9 ounces of methamphetamine allegedly were found in his bedroom Monday in his home at 29 Lake Ave. W. in Minnesota Lake. Nearly 3 ounces of marijuana and $6,800 also were found in his room during execution of a search warrant, according to the criminal complaint.
Two more baggies of meth weighing a total of 5 grams allegedly were found in another bedroom of the house belonging to Kevin Edward Jones, 55, and Michelle Renae Wilson, 39. They were charged Tuesday with felony fifth-degree drug possession.
Clifford Francis Freiderich III, 46, of Mankato, allegedly was caught with more than 2 ounces of meth when stopped after leaving the residence. He was charged Monday with felony first-degree counts of drug sales and possession.