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Brooten man charged after 72 grams of pot found in a cereal box


WILLMAR -- Michael Anton Kessler, 20, of Brooten, made his first court appearance Tuesday on fifth-degree drug sale and possession charges for allegedly possessing 72 grams of marijuana, most of which was found hidden in a Cap'n Crunch cereal box.

Kessler also faces a misdemeanor charge of driving after revocation in Kandiyohi County District Court. Unconditional bail was set at $50,000. His next appearance is July 5.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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