Duo charged with selling meth [UPDATED]Published 9:31am Friday, August 23, 2013 Updated 11:34am Friday, August 23, 2013
Tessa Lyn Messerschmidt, 29, of Fergus Falls, and Justin Theodore Myron, 37, of Elbow Lake, were each charged in Otter Tail County District Court with felony third-degree drug sales. Their first court appearances were Aug. 19.
According to the criminal complaint, a confidential informant went to a residence in the 700 block of West Cavour Avenue in Fergus Falls April 3 to purchase methamphetamine from Messerschmidt and Myron. The informant bought 1.8 grams of meth for $300.
Messerschmidt’s and Myron’s next court appearances are scheduled for Aug. 26.
A search of Myron’s criminal history indicates a misdemeanor fifth-degree drug possession conviction in January 2005.