Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
Officers from the Central Minn. Drug and Gang Task Force and the Waite Park Police Dept. conducted a traffic stop in Waite Park Wednesday, Jan, 28, which resulted in the arrest of two people and seizure of approximately one-half pound of methamphetamine. A 357 caliber handgun with a scope was found in the passenger part of the car. Because of the quantity of methamphetamine and the gun, Agustin Casillas, Jr., age 19 of Waite Park, and April Marie Montour, age 22, of St. Cloud are being held in Stearns County Jail pending arraignment in Seventh District State court with review of prosecution in Federal Court pending. The suspected methamphetamine has an approximate street value of $22,500. Officers from the Task Force had been conducting an investigation into a location which was suspecxted of methamphetamine distribution. During that time, officers stopped the suspect's car and seized the drugs and weapon.