Press Release

DTF RINGS IN NEW YEAR WITH TWO RAIDS

 

(Port Huron)  The St. Clair County Drug Task Force has started the new year with a bang, executing two search warrants over the past two days.

 

According to Sheriff Tim Donnellon, members of the DTF were conducting an investigation into the sales of narcotics in the Port Huron area.  That search ended on January 2nd at 11:00 p.m. with a search of a residence at the Dulhut Village Apartments on 22nd Street in Port Huron.  Once inside, approximately $200 worth of heroin was located and confiscated.

 

A 24 year old Detroit man was located in the apartment and arrested.  He is lodged at the St. Clair County Intervention and Detention Center on charges of possession with intent to deliver heroin and being a habitual offender.

 

On January 3rd, another DTF investigation concluded with a raid at a residence in the 900 block of Pine Street in Port Huron at 5:30 p.m.  A 39 year old Port Huron man was arrested at the residence after heroin and drug packaging materials were found in the home.  A second suspect was located walking in the area and was stopped by members of the Drug Task Force.  The 32 year old Port Huron man was carrying about $500 worth of heroin, $200 worth of crack cocaine and a small amount of marijuana. 

 

Both men are in custody at the St. Clair County Intervention and Detention Center, where they face charges including possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine and being a habitual offender.

 

Members of the St. Clair County Special Response Team assisted in the 22nd Street investigation

Date Released: 1/4/2018