June 17, 2013
Cass County Sheriff's Department Website
Cass County Drug Enforcement Team arrest 2 for meth charges during raid in 7000 block of Tharpe Lake Rd, Edwardsburg
Cass County Drug Enforcement Team anounces that on June 5, 2013 at approximately 6:30 PM Detectives executed a search warrant in the 70000 thousand block of Tharp Lake Rd, in Mason Township, Cass County Michigan. Two adults, a male and female, and one juvenile were present During the search of the residence.
Detectives located Meth, Meth Components, Meth Paraphernalia, Marijuana, Marijuana Paraphernalia and a firearm inside the residence. The female was arressted at the scene for Possession of Meth, Conspiracy to Manufacture Meth, Delivery of Meth, Possession of Marijuana, Felony Firearm and Maintaining a Drug House. The Male was arrested at the scene for Possession of Meth, Conspiracy to Manufacture Meth and Maintaining a Drug House.
Child Protective Services were contacted by Detectives while on scene and assisted Detectives with placement of the Juvenile.
Both adults were lodged at the Cass County Jail and will be arraigned in Fourth District Court on June 7, 2013
This case is still under investigation, anyone with information on this case or any other drug related information is asked to contact the Cass County Drug Enforcement Team Tip Line at 1-800-462-9328 or leave an anonymous tip at WWW.CCSO.INFO.
Cass County Drug Enforcment Team shuts down Large Meth making site in Milton Township, NIles.
The Cass County Drug Enforcement Team (CcDET) was called to the 29000 block of Follmer Rd in Milton Township near NIles, Michigan on June 5th, 2013 at approximately 8:30p.m. The landlord of a residence had discovered what he thought was a methamphetamine lab in a residence that he was renting out and had contacted Cass County Central Dispatch.
A subsequent search of the residence by narcotics investigators uncovered numerous items that had been used and were being used to manufacture methamphetamine for use and sale. This included 47 'one pot' meth labs, 56 gas generators in various stages of activity and a small quantity of methamphetamine.
Due to the large number of labs and other items used for the manufacture of meth found at the residence, the Michigan State Police Methamphetamine Team assisted in the disposal and cleanup.
The residents of the house (one male and one female) were arrested and lodged in the Cass County Jail on charges related to the manufacturing, sale and use of methamphetamine.
The names of the persons arrested will be released upon their arraignment in Cass County Fourth District Court on June 7th.
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this or other narcotics related crimes should contact the Cass County Drug Enforcement Team at 1-800-462-9328 or leave an anonymous tip at www.ccso.info.