On January 29th, 2015, as part of an ongoing multi-agency investigation, the Watertown Police Department and the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation executed a search warrant at 601 3rd St SE in Watertown.
Methamphetamine, marijuana and prescription pills were recovered as a result of the search along with drug paraphernalia and cash.
22 year old Sara Jo Waldner was arrested as part of this investigation. She is charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance w/ Intent to Distribute, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana w/ Intent to Distribute, Distribution in a Drug Free Zone, Keeping a Place where Controlled Substances are Kept, Used or Sold as well as Child Neglect/Abuse.
Waldner was held at the Codington County Detention Center on a $5,000 cash or surety bond.
This investigation is ongoing and other arrests may be pending.