Drugs found; charges result
Hastings Police were called July 9 by an individual who had found suspected drugs in a relative's room in Hastings. Zachary Will Vandevelde, 18, has been charged with one count of controlled substance crime in the fifth degree and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia.
Found in Vandevelde's room were syringes and a spoon. Vandevelde told police the items were his and he had gone to St. Paul to buy heroin. He said he hid the items in his room.