Two arrested, 100 grams of fentanyl seized in Red Lake bust

Two were arrested and more than 100 grams of fentanyl was seized after a drug bust in Red Lake Monday.

The Red Lake Police Department says in addition to the fentanyl, which can be fatal even in small doses, an undisclosed amount of cutting agent and more than $4,600 were seized.

The two arrested were booked into the Red Lake Detention Center and are facing charges of drug possession with intent to sell, child endangerment and criminal contempt.


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