NMU student faces 5 felonies after LSD-fueled violence

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Northern Michigan University student arrested after becoming uncontrollable and extremely violent toward police officers while under the influence of LSD has been identified.

Allen Roy Teppo, 19, of Newberry was arraigned Monday in Marquette County District Court on five felony charges, according to a court clerk.

Teppo is charged with one count of malicicous destruction of property between $1,000 and $2,000; three courts of resisting and obstructing a police officer causing injury; and one count of resisting and obstructing.

Teppo remains in the Marquette County Jail on a $290,000 cash surety bond. He's due back in court for a probable cause conference Sept. 20 at 10:30 a.m. and a preliminary hearing Oct. 4 at 3:30 p.m.

Northern Michigan University Public Safety and Police Services says Teppo took LSD acid last weekend and was hospitalized and arrested after becoming uncontrollable with extreme violent behavior.

Public Safety cautions students to always be extremely cautious of your surroundings and anything that someone may give you to either eat or drink.

Anyone with information on the distribution or use of illegal drugs is asked to contact the Public Safety and Police Services Department at 906-227-2151.

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