(Atlantic) An Atlantic man was arrested for drug trafficking this (Wednesday) morning.
Atlantic Police Chief Steve Green says 48-year-old Richard Allen Wehrli was charged with a Class B Felony for distribution of a controlled substance to a person under the age of 18. Two Class D Felonies involving the sale and possession of marijuana, and two aggravated misdemeanors of prohibited acts for keeping or maintaining a premise that is uses for distributing controlled substances.
The Atlantic Police Department executed a search warrant at 607 West 6th street in Atlantic. The search warrant was a result of an ongoing narcotics trafficking conspiracy that included the use of minors in the drug trade and distribution of controlled substances to minors.
The investigation was worked jointly by the Atlantic Police Department and the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.
November 27, 2013