(North Mankato, MN) – A 22-year-old man from North Mankato is facing a long list of criminal charges after allegedly being found with more than a half pound of cocaine.
Jaden Joseph Adermann is charged with eight felony counts of drug sales and possession, along with one misdemeanor for having brass knuckles.
North Mankato police say they spotted a vehicle going down Belgrade Avenue at 7:30pm on September 22nd without its headlights on and discovered that Adermann was the registered owner. Adermann was wanted in Blue Earth and Le Sueur counties, so the officer stopped the vehicle.
According to the complaint, the officer found brass knuckles, pipes, a digital scale, baggies, razor blades, $3,100 in cash, a half-ounce of methamphetamine and 283 grams of cocaine.
The officer said Adermann also had two cell phones, which were ringing continuously during the traffic stop and search.