UPDATE: NMU student arrested on LSD charges

UPDATE: Friday, September 15th, 2017 12:30 P.M. EDT

The NMU student who was arrested for acting violently and aggressive towards police officers while under the influence of LSD, has been identified.

Allen Roy Teppo, 19, of Newberry was arraigned in Marquette County District Court on five felony charges. These charges include; malicious destruction of property between $1,000 and $20,000, three counts of resisting and obstructing a police officer, along with one count of resisting and obstructing.

Teppo is being lodged at the Marquette County Jail on a $290,000 bond. Teppo will be back in court on September 20th for a probable cause conference.


MARQUETTE–NMU Public Safety and Police Services is investigating a situation of illegal use of LSD “acid” which resulted in the hospitalization and ultimately an arrest of a student.

The “acid” the student took, caused the student to become uncontrollable with extreme violent behavior.

The university warned students in an email to be very cautious of their surroundings and anything that someone may give them to either eat or drink.

The name of the student is not being released at this time.

Anyone having any information on the distribution of illegal drugs is asked to contact the Public Safety and Police Services Department at (906) 227-2151.