drug arrest

Watertown, SD -- Thursday January 30, 2020, the Watertown Police Department, Codington County Sheriff’s Office and the South Dakota DCI conducted a search warrant on a residence in the 400 block of 1st Ave SE. As a result of the investigation, 45 year old Mr. Eric Muilenburg of Watertown, was arrested on multiple drug charges. The investigation is ongoing and additional arrests are pending. Muilenburg was arrested for the following:

 Distribution of a controlled substance-class 3 felony

 Possession with intent to distribute marijuana more than one pound-class 3 Felony

 Possession with intent to distribute drugs in a drug free zone-class 4 felony

 Possession of a controlled substance-class 5 felony

Law enforcement officers seized more than 5 lbs of marijuana, 13 ounces of hash wax, thc cartridges and $1,500 cash. The street value of the contraband is in excess of $45,000. He is being held on a $10,000 cash bond at the Codington County Detention Center.