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    New Richmond, Wisconsin (New Richmond News)

    The Wisconsin Department of Justice announced during late October that 10 individuals were arrested on St. Croix tribal lands, and an 11th individual was arrested on the Red Lake Reservation in northeastern Minnesota on charges of conspiring to distribute crack cocaine and distributing crack cocaine.

    The investigation was a joint investigation led by the Wisconsin Department of Justice’s Division of Criminal Investigation’s Narcotics Bureau that also included the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the St. Croix Tribal Police Department, the Rice Lake Police Department, the Barron County Sheriff’s Department, the Burnett County Sheriff’s Department, the Polk County Sheriff’s Department and the Wisconsin State Patrol.

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