Drug investigation leads to arrest of 19-year-old from Rochester

Daniel Burt-Vasquez Photo: Courtesy Olmsted County Adult Detention Center. Daniel Burt-Vasquez

Created: April 07, 2021 12:42 PM

(ABC 6 News) -  The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office said a 19-year-old was arrested Tuesday morning following a drug investigation.

The sheriff's office and the SE Minnesota Crime Enforcement Team executed a knock and announce search warrant at 714 37th Ave NW around 8 a.m. Tuesday. The warrant comes after a drug investigation that began in February.

During the search, Captain Scott Behrns said around 25 pills suspected to be Percocet, around $700 and ammunition were found in the home.

19-year-old Daniel Burt-Vasquez, who lives in the home, was taken into custody.  He's facing possible charges of 3rd-degree controlled substance sale, 5th-degree controlled substance sale, 5th-degree substance possession and possession of ammunition by a person with a previous conviction.

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