Spencer PD K9 sniffs out drugs; arrest made

Spencer PD K9 sniffs out drugs; arrest made

A Spencer police investigation Monday led to the arrest of a Spirit Lake woman for methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia possession.

Police arrested 31-year-old Heather Ann Luehring after the Spencer Police Department K9 had alerted to the drugs during an investigation at the north Dyno’s gas station.

In a news release, Spencer Police Chief Mark Warburton stated police were dispatched to the gas station in reference to a counterfeit bill investigation.

The Spencer K9 was called to assist. The dog alerted to a narcotic odor coming from a vehicle, according to the release.

Police then found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia items inside the vehicle.

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