K9 Steffi Assists with Drug-Related Incidents in Marshfield

OnFocus Archival Image - K9 Steffi with Officer Hasz

OnFocus – According to police reports, on January 20, a woman contacted police and reported that a car from her residence located on E Heritage St was in the process of being stolen. Marshfield officers responded found the suspects in a different vehicle (not the one they were attempting to steal) parked across the street.

Officers began speaking to the involved parties about the incident reported. While speaking with the involved parties, an exterior vehicle sniff was completed by K9 Steffi. Steffi indicated to the odor of controlled substance emitting from the vehicle. Charges for Possession of THC and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia are being requested through the Wood CO DA’s Office against a 26 year-old Marshfield woman. It was determined the stolen vehicle report was a civil issue.

On January 26, Officer Erickson of the Marshfield Police Department conducted a traffic stop for speeding. Upon further investigation, the occupants inside the vehicle appeared to be under the influence of an unknown substance. K9 Steffi arrived on scene and at this time, a 15 year old female admitted to being in possession of marijuana. A citation for possession of THC was issued. The juvenile’s parents were notified.

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