Two Men Arrested For Calling Cop To Buy Pot
ST. CLOUD, Minnesota ~ (WCCO/ CBS Minnesota) ~ Two men were arrested in St.Cloud after they allegedly dialed the wrong number and tried to buy marijuana from a cop.
According to St.Cloud Police, a uniformed SCPD patrolman received the first phone call at 11:33pm on Sunday, October 2nd. After the officer received multiple calls from the suspect, a meeting was arranged in the 1100 block of 15th Avenue South. Two men showed up to make the deal and fled when they met uniformed officers, but they were quickly apprehended and taken into custody. The two men have been identified as 12-year-old Kewon Dante Johnson and 27-year-old Steven Ray Hendricks.
During the investigation, one the men allegedly attempted to get rid of items in his possession. Police later recovered $3,060 in counterfeit bills and small amounts of marijuana from the two suspects. Both Johnson and Hendricks are being held in the Stearns County Jail and could face charges for felony possession of counterfeit money.
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