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S.D. state’s attorney suspended after arrest

PIERRE, S.D. -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has issued an order this week to suspend Heather Plunkett from her position as Butte County state's attorney after she was arrested on marijuana charges. Plunkett was arrested on Friday for allegedly possessin...

PIERRE, S.D. - Gov. Dennis Daugaard has issued an order this week to suspend Heather Plunkett from her position as Butte County state’s attorney after she was arrested on marijuana charges.
Plunkett was arrested on Friday for allegedly possessing less than two ounces of marijuana, possessing drug paraphernalia and ingesting a substance other than alcohol. Each offense is a class one misdemeanor.

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