NEW: Search warrant leads to drug arrest in Watertown

January 31, 2020
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.—A Watertown man is facing numerous felony drug charges after multiple law enforcement agencies conducted a search warrant at a residence in the 400-block of First Avenue Southeast in Watertown on Thursday.

Watertown Police Sergeant Nic Ahmann says they arrested 44 year-old Eric Muilenburg. He’s being held on $10,000 cash bond at the Codington County Detention Center.

The search warrant uncovered more than five pounds of marijuana, 13 ounces of hash wax, THC cartridges and $1,500 cash. The street value of the drugs seized is in excess of $45,000.

Ahmann says the investigation is ongoing and additional arrests are pending.