Mahnomen Man Gets Prison Sentence for Selling Meth

A Mahnomen man is sent to prison for nearly 5 years on drug charges.

50-year-old Wayne Gjerde pleaded guilty in Becker County District Court to one felony count of selling meth.

A second charge was dropped as part of his plea deal.

The judge gave him 58 months in prison at St. Cloud.

Gjerde has three other drug convictions.