Chippewa Falls man charged with possession of meth
CHIPPEWA COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) - A Chippewa Falls man has been charged with possessing 50 grams or more of meth with an intent to distribute.
Officials say Justin Barnard, 36, faces a mandatory minimum penalty of five years and a maximum of 40 years in federal prison.
In November of 2020, the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office and the West Central Drug Task Force Investigators were tracking a large shipment of meth from Menomonie to Boyceville. Barnard was arrested for multiple offenses.
Officials seized 74 grams of meth, cocaine and drug packaging and weighing materials.
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