By St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
(Port Huron) The St. Clair County Drug Task Force seized multiple drugs, guns and cash during three raids over the past several days.
According to St. Clair County Sheriff Mat King, the DTF conducted several investigations into the sales of narcotics in the greater Port Huron area.
On May 12th at about 8:00 p.m., a search warrant was executed in the 5000 block of Griswold Road in Kimball Township. Once inside the home, members of the Drug Task Force located and seized methamphetamine and heroin, along with a scale and cash. A 28 year old woman was arrested at the home. She faces charges including possession with intent to distribute heroin, possession of methamphetamine, maintaining a drug house and being a habitual offender. The Port Huron Police K-9 Unit assisted at the scene of the raid.
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At about 11:30 a.m. on May 13th, another investigation led to a search warrant being served at the Day’s Inn on Pine Grove Avenue in Port Huron. Upon entering the room, the DTF found two men that were in possession of loaded handguns. During a search of the room, methamphetamine and heroin were confiscated, along with scales, packaging materials and $23,000 in cash. Additionally, another handgun and two rifles were seized. A 36 year old woman living at the hotel was arrested, as were a 19 year old man from Marysville and a 55 year old man from Tennessee. They face charges including possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession of methamphetamine, maintaining a drug house, carrying a concealed weapon and felony firearm. Port Huron Police assisted at the scene of the investigation.
Later in the day on the 13th, an investigation led to the execution of a search warrant in the 300 block of 16th Street in the city of Port Huron. A search of the residence was conducted and led to the confiscation of methamphetamine, cocaine, packaging materials and digital scales. A 30 year old man was arrested at the residence and lodged at the St. Clair County Intervention and Detention Center. He faces charges including possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, maintaining a drug house and being a habitual offender.