PNG - Final Mike & Jon Podcast Logo

Search the Latest Local News

MSP make meth bust in Hartland Township

Michigan State Police made a major methamphetamine  bust Wednesday in Livingston County.

MSP reports that at approximately 11:30 a.m., troopers from the Third District Hometown Security Team conducted a traffic stop on a Ford Fusion with Georgia plates traveling north on US-23, near Clyde Road.

During the traffic stop, troopers became suspicious of criminal activity, although a press release didn’t detail specifically what caused their suspicion. However, during a vehicle search, Troopers were able to locate and seize approximately 20lbs of crystal methamphetamine with a value of approximately $40,000.

Both a 43-year-old and 60-year-old male from Georgia were arrested on scene and turned over to a local multi-jurisdictional drug task force for further investigation.

According to the release, Michigan State Police Hometown Security Teams enhance traffic safety on Michigan’s roadways through enforcement of the motor vehicle code and high visibility as their primary focus. Their secondary role focuses on the interdiction of controlled substances, weapons, and illegal trafficking.


Don't Miss A Thing!

Join 120 others in getting updates on the lastest Livingston County News!

Subscribe to Livingston County News Alerts

More Stories Around Livingston County

MDOT maps out US-23 Flex Route renovations

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) invited the public to learn more about the proposed building and maintenance of the US-23 Flex Route project.  In

Howell officer honored for lifesaving efforts

A Howell officer has been recognized for life-saving efforts last month. Howell Police Department Officer Brad Charlick was recently honored for what were described as