Many individuals have faced drug-related charges following the execution of a search warrant. While in some cases, these incidents may be the result of an investigation into drug activity in the area, in others, they could stem from an investigation into another matter entirely. Four individuals have recently been arrested and accused of drug crimes following an incident that took place under similar circumstances in Wisconsin.
According to reports, an officer was dispatched to the residence on a recent Thursday to follow up on a recent investigation. Upon arriving at the location, the officer allegedly caught a strong odor of marijuana emanating from within the residence, which eventually led to the execution of a search warrant. During the search, authorities allegedly unearthed the presence of various types and amounts of drugs and drug paraphernalia, including marijuana and methamphetamine.
The nature of the initial investigation that led the officer to the location in question was not provided. Four individuals were arrested in relation to the search, each of whom is reportedly facing multiple drug charges. With the potential gravity of a conviction for similar charges, those who face such circumstances could benefit from seeking guidance as soon as the charges are filed against them.
Individuals who stand accused of drug crimes may wish to protect themselves against potentially devastating consequences, but they might be uncertain where to turn for guidance. When facing a similar situation, one could speak with an experienced attorney for advice on how best to proceed. An attorney in Wisconsin can evaluate the situation and assist a client in forming a strong defense for use during subsequent legal proceedings.
Source: rivernewsonline.com, “Four charged in Rhinelander drug bust“, Jamie Taylor, Nov. 30, 2017