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Published April 05, 2012, 08:56 PM

Two arrested in Sargent County meth sting

Wahpeton, ND (WDAY TV) - Authorities in Sargent County arrested two people and detained five others after a man allegedly sold $21,000 worth of methamphetamine to undercover agents during a sting.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Authorities in Sargent County arrested two people and detained five others after a man allegedly sold $21,000 worth of methamphetamine to undercover agents during a sting.

Thirty-three year-old Amado Urquizo is charged with selling meth three times in a week totaling about 4 ounces. One of the deals took place at Five Star Dairy in rural Milnor, where Urquizo worked.

A search of Urquizo's farmstead lead to the arrest of 23 year-old Shaina Demarris, of Sisseton. She's charged with possession of meth. Police say they also seized about $6,600 in cash.

Police also detained 5 men found at the farm as illegal immigrants. They were taken to Grand Forks by US Border Patrol.

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