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Local man charged with meth possession

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On Monday, Jan. 15, Michael Speldrich of New Rockford was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

According to court documents, the arrest came after a 911 call was placed for a disturbance at a New Rockford address.

First on the scene was Eddy County Sheriff’s Deputy Alan Troy, who was reportedly told on scene that Speldrich had ingested meth and was talking to himself...