Tech football volunteer arrested on prescription drug charges

Oct 9, 2013

HOUGHTON, MI--   A man who used to volunteer with the Michigan Tech football team has been arraigned on drug charges.  

Chuck Klingbeil
Credit WLUC-TV

WLUC-TV reports Chuck Klingbeil, 47, turned himself in to the Houghton County Sheriff’s Department last week.  He’s now charged with four counts of felony possession of prescription drugs.

Klingbeil was once employed by the Tech athletics department and had recently been volunteering with the football team.

A preliminary hearing is set for November 1 in Houghton County District Court.

Klingbeil remains free on a $3,000 personal recognizance bond.