Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest 3-23-17

Last Updated: Thursday, March 30, 2017

On March 23, 2017 at around 10:34pm, the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Walleye Drive and 260th Avenue.  The vehicle was stopped for having expired registration that also did not match the vehicle.  The vehicle was being operated by Mark Johnson (45) of Curlew, IA.

Johnson was placed under arrest for an outstanding warrant out of Minnesota.  Upon further investigation, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were located in the vehicle.

Johnson was charged with:

The DCSO was assisted by Bob’s Repair and Tow of Spirit Lake.

All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.