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Brandon teen guilty of marijuana charge

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Brandon teen guilty of marijuana charge
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

A Brandon man pleaded guilty Tuesday to possession with the intent to distribute marijuana.

Derek Olson, 19, entered his plea during court at the Davison County Public Safety Center.

He possessed more than 2 ounces but less than a half-pound of marijuana in the Culver’s parking lot in June in Mitchell.

In exchange for his guilty plea, the state agreed to drop another drug charge.

Judge Tim Bjorkman ordered a presentence investigation and scheduled sentencing for January.

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