Chadon WING drug arrest

A 65 year old Chadron man is in custody after the WING Drug Task Force received information from the Northern Colorado Drug Task Force of a suspicious package being shipped via FedEx from Fort Collins to Chadron. The smell of raw marijuana was detected coming from the package by Colorado authorities.

The package was delivered to Richard Jensen in Chadron on March 26th after it was put back into the FedEx system and WING was provided with the tracking number and destination.

WING Investigators with the assistance of the Chadron Police Department and the Nebraska State Patrol executed a search warrant on the residence and recovered the package which contained 14 ounces of marijuana and 2 pieces of THC infused candy. During the execution of the search warrant, numerous pieces of equipment were recovered that were being used to grow marijuana at the residence in Chadron.

Jensen was arrested and has been charged with Possession of more than an ounce and less than a pound of marijuana, possession with intent to distribute marijuana and no drug tax stamp.

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