Downstate man arrested in Houghton County for selling drugs
HOUGHTON, MI-- A Grand Rapids man has been arrested for selling illegal drugs in Houghton County.
The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team-West conducted a month-long investigation that led to the arrest of the 19-year-old Thursday. Detectives obtained information that the suspect was selling
marijuana, acid, and prescription medication in Houghton County.
UPSET-West executed two search warrants in the City of Houghton and seized marijuana packaged for distribution and prescription medication suspected of being altered with acid.
The suspect remains lodged at the Houghton County Jail on various felony drug charges.
UPSET-West was assisted by officers from Michigan Technological University, Houghton City Police Department, Houghton County Sheriff’s Department, and Michigan State Police K-9 Unit.