Police: Man had methamphetamine, fake bills


SIOUX FALLS (AP) – Police have arrested a Sioux Falls man they say was carrying methamphetamine as well as 18 fake $100 bills.

Officers were called to check on the welfare of the 30-year-old Sioux Falls man and found him in the parking lot of the Red Roof Inn. 

The man fled from police who caught up with him as he tried to pull a stun gun from his jacket Saturday.

Authorities are recommending charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, carrying a concealed weapon without a permit, possession of a forged instrument, resisting arrest and fleeing police.