MSP arrests 2 for possession of meth during traffic stops

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Posted at 1:10 PM, Jan 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-11 13:10:22-05

HARRISON, Mich. — Michigan State Police troopers from the Mount Pleasant post arrested two in connection to possession of suspected meth in Clare County.

The first arrest happened about 4:05 p.m. on Jan. 8, when troopers stopped a vehicle near Rodgers Avenue and Townline Lake Road in Hamilton Township, a news release said Monday.

A 37-year-old Harrison man was found to have a suspended driver’s license and an unlawful plate on the vehicle, and a search of the vehicle found what police suspect to be meth.

The second arrest happened about 8:55 p.m. on Jan. 10 during a traffic stop near Beech Street and Broad Street in the city of Harrison.

The driver, a 23-year-old Harrison man, was found to be operating with an unlawful registration plate, no insurance and in violation of his temporary instruction permit driving status.

A search of the vehicle also revealed the man to be in possession of suspected meth.

Both men were lodged at the Clare County Jail and are awaiting arraignment.