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Emmet County Traffic Stop Results In Arrest Of Emmetsburg Man

Fri 3-8-2019

(Estherville)-- The Emmet County Sheriff's Office has released details into a traffic stop last month that resulted in the arrest of an Emmetsburg man on drug charges.

Authorities say it happened shortly before 7:00 pm February 22nd when a deputy pulled over a vehicle for an alleged equipment violation in the 1800 block of Highway 4 just south of Estherville.

A subsequent investigation resulted in the deputy finding nearly 71 grams of marijuana in the vehicle.

A passenger, 21-year-old Ryan Manwarren of Emmetsburg, was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and failure to affix a drug tax stamp.