Rochelle Wendi Nelson, 31, of rural Park Rapids was charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.

According to court records, at 11:45 p.m. Aug. 28 the vehicle Nelson was riding in was pulled over by a state trooper on Becker County Road 120. The officer saw a needle cap on the seat, searched the vehicle and found a syringe containing a half-gram of heroin, according to court records.

On Aug. 29 District Judge Jay Carlson issued a summons for Nelson to appear in court on Sept. 16.

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