SARTELL - Two men are facing charges for the alleged distribution of methamphetamine. The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force used a search warrant last Wednesday in an upstairs apartment at 400 2 1/2 Street North in Sartell .

At home at the time of the search was 49-year-old Ronald Hansen and 50-year-old Larry Brouillet.

Authorities say about a half-pound of meth was found, along with about $27,000 in cash.

Hansen was booked and released from the Stearns County Jail. He's facing charges of 1st Degree Possession and 1st Degree Sales of Methamphetamine. Brouillet was released at the scene. He's facing charges of 4th Degree possession.