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Second Melrose woman pleads in pill sale case

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Second Melrose woman pleads in pill sale case
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

WILLMAR -- Samantha Sue Roberts, 31, of Melrose, pleaded guilty Thursday to a third-degree drug sale charge and a gross misdemeanor child endangerment charge for her role in selling 200 hydrocodone tablets to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force agent.

As part of a plea agreement, Roberts entered guilty pleas to the same charges as Brenda Sue Acrie, 53, also of Melrose.

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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