A 55-year-old Blaine man has been arrested for allegedly selling a herbal incense product that contains a controlled substance.
Aug. 24, investigators from the Anoka-Hennepin Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and Blaine Police Department officers executed a morning search warrant at Blaine Tobacco, 1430 93rd Lane N.E.
According to Police Chief Chris Olson, in a news release, officers seized 18, four-gram packages that were labeled “Chill Herbal Incense.”
Laboratory results alleged the herbal incense contains the synthetic analog AM-2201, a Schedule I controlled substance.
The man was arrested for probable cause sale of a controlled substance, which is a felony, and is currently being held in the Anoka County Jail.
Criminal charges are pending from the Anoka County Attorney’s Office.
Tim Hennagir is at [email protected]