Posted: Thursday, 06 February 2014 7:32AM

First Appearance for Meth Dealer

MANKATO (TEC News), February 6 – A Mankato man makes his first court appearance today for 1st-degree drug possession and sale. 37-year-old Michael Benard Eken was arrested after officials with the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force found 25+ grams of methamphetamine in his home. He also faces felony charges for possessing a firearm.