PORT HURON, MI – The St. Clair County Drug Task Force made a major drug bust on Monday, September 1st, 2015, in the city of Port Huron.
According to Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the DTF was conducting an investigation into the sales of narcotics in Port Huron. At about 11:30 p.m. Monday, search warrants were executed in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street and the 1100 block of Gillett Street. The Gillett Street house was being used as a “stash house”. Seized during the searches was $27,500 worth of heroin, $7500 worth of cocaine, $2500 worth of methamphetamine, $400 worth of analogue pills, $400 worth of marijuana, $4000 in cash, drug paraphernalia and packaging materials.
Six people were arrested as the result of the raid. Those arrested are two men from Detroit, ages 30 and 24, two men from Port Huron, ages 30 and 27, a 24-year-old woman from Port Huron and a 27-year-old man from Marine City.
The Marine City man and Port Huron woman were released to appear on their charges. The other four are expected to face charges including possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine, possession with intent to deliver analogues, possession with intent to deliver marijuana, and habitual offender. They are expected to be arraigned Thursday in 72nd District Court in Port Huron.
The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team, Port Huron Police Special Response Team and Port Huron Police NET assisted during the execution of the search warrants.