Updated: July 31, 2020 01:35 PM
Created: July 31, 2020 12:50 PM
A man was arrested and charged after Le Sueur authorities conducting a narcotics investigation found drugs and paraphernalia in his apartment.
Using a search warrant, agents with the Cannon River Drug and Violent Offender Task Force entered Curt Cermak's apartment in Kasota on Wednesday.
There, they found items used to ingest methamphetamine, two digital scales, a baggie of meth that weighed about 34.11 grams, and a baggie of marijuana that weighed 23.91 grams, among other items. Agents also found $9,000 in cash.
Cermak was arrested and admitted during an interview that he was selling large amounts of meth on a regular basis. He told investigators he had sold about 1/2 to a pound of meth in the past two months.
Authorities stated the value of the meth found in Cermak's apartment was approximately $3,500. The value of a pound of meth is about $45,000.
Cermak has been charged with first-degree sale of a controlled substance.
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