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Minnesota Man Arrested In Brookings Had Nearly $50,000 Of Meth

BROOKINGS, S.D. - A Minnesota man is in a South Dakota jail cell Tuesday -- accused of bringing almost $50,000 worth of meth across state lines.  

Undercover agents caught up with 30-year old Kevin Jenson, earlier this month outside a Brookings motel.

Federal court papers say Jenson had $9,000 in his pocket and 6.5 pounds of meth in his vehicle.

Authorities say Jenson also had a gram of cocaine, a gram of heroin and several pills.  

Jenson has a history of drug arrests and convictions in Minnesota.  

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