Pierre Man Arrested On 5 Warrants, 6 Charges Tuesday Morning

Pierre, SD — A 30-year-old Pierre man was arrested early Tuesday morning on multiple drug charges. Captain Bryan Walz with the Pierre Police Department says officers arrested Dillon BigEagle on six charges after they encountered a suspicious vehicle in the 300 block of Country Drive just after midnight. As officers investigated the vehicle, BigEagle gave officers an identification card with a fake name. However, one officer on-scene recognized BigEagle from previous contacts with and noted BigEagle had several outstanding arrest warrants. A search of BigEagle and the vehicle he was driving uncovered, marijuana, methamphetamine and several drug-related items. BigEagle was arrested on five outstanding warrants and charges of Driving while Suspended, False Impersonation to Deceive Law Enforcement, Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession or Use of Drug Paraphernalia.