PORT HURON, MI – The St. Clair County Drug Task Force has been busy over the past 48 hours seizing dangerous drugs.
According to Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the DTF has been conducting an investigation into the sales of methamphetamine and heroin in the Port Huron area.
On July 7th at about 9:30 p.m., the Drug Task Force conducted a traffic stop at 14th and Lapeer in the city of Port Huron. A search of vehicle and its occupants led to the confiscation of about $1000 worth of heroin, $1000 worth of methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana and cash. A 30-year-old Port Huron man and 21-year-old Port Huron woman were arrested and face charges including possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine, maintaining a drug vehicle and habitual offender.
On July 8th at about 2:00 a.m., another traffic stop was made at 14th and Lapeer. Methamphetamine was confiscated as a result of that stop. A search warrant was then executed in the 1900 block of Howard Street in the city of Port Huron. A small amount of heroin and several analog pills were seized as a result of the search. Two men from Port Huron, ages 34-years-old and 30-years-old and a 29-year-old Port Huron woman were arrested. They face charges including maintaining a drug house and vehicle and habitual offender.
Then at about 7:30 p.m. on July 8th, a search warrant was executed in the 2600 block of Lewis Drive in Port Huron Township. Confiscated during the search was a huge amount of components used to make methamphetamine, along with over 50 “one pots”, capable of making more than $15,000 worth of meth. A 40-year-old Port Huron woman and 34-year-old man from Port Huron were arrested. They face charges including possession of methamphetamine and maintaining/occupying a drug house.
Port Huron Township Fire Department assisted at the scene of the Lewis Drive search warrant.