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News Release

Narcotics Search Warrant/Parolee arrested 114-17

Thomas Mosier Jr

Thomas Mosier Jr

VAN BUREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE NARCOTICS UNIT 

INCIDENT TYPE: 

Narcotics Search Warrant, Possession Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana,  Parole Violation                                                                                                      

DATE: Wednesday, June 14th 2017 at approximately 9:30 am

LOCATION:  56000 block of 89th Avenue, Hamilton Township, Van Buren County    

INCIDENT : 114-17

Suspect 1: 47 year old male, Decatur, MI

CHARGES TO BE SOUGHT AT A LATER DATE FOR THIS INDIVIDUAL:   

  1. Possess Methamphetamine

  2. Possess Marijuana 

SUSPECT 2:  37 year old female, Decatur, MI     

 CHARGES TO BE SOUGHT AT A LATER DATE ON THIS INDIVIDUAL:   

  1. Possess Methamphetamine

  2. Possess Marijuana                                                                                                                         

SUSPECT 3:   34 year old female, Dowagiac, MI

CHARGES TO BE SOUGHT AT A LATER DATE ON THIS INDIVIDUAL:   

  1. Possess Methamphetamine 

SUSPECT 4 / ARRESTED:  Thomas Mosier Jr, 46 year old male, Dowagiac, MI   

CHARGES:  Arrested on a Parole Violation                                      

 INFORMATION: 

Sheriff Daniel E. Abbott reports the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit working in conjunction with Cass County Drug Enforcement Team (CDET) conducted an investigation in reference to illegal drug activities taking place at a residence located in the 56000 block of 89th Avenue in Hamilton Township.  Narcotics detectives were able to obtain a search warrant for the residence.  Narcotics detectives from CDET and The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit along with deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Uniform Response division executed the search warrant at approximately 9:30 am on Wednesday morning.  The 37 year old female, the 34 year old female and Thomas Mosier Jr were present at the time the search warrant was executed.   The 47 year old male was not present at the time the search warrant was executed.  

A search of the residence was conducted pursuant to the search warrant.  Located at the residence during the search was paraphernalia used for using/consuming methamphetamine, a digital scale and marijuana. 

The 37 year old Female, the 34 year old female and the 47 year old male were not arrested at this time however the above listed charges will be sought on these individuals at a later date.  

Thomas Mosier Jr was found to be on parole out of Cass County.  He was arrested on a parole violation and lodged at the Cass County Jail.  

The investigation is ongoing and once completed will be forwarded to the Van Buren County Prosecutors office for review on the above listed charges for the above listed persons.       

INVESTIGATING DETECTIVES:

Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit 

ASSISTING AGENCIES: 

Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Uniform Response Division

Cass County Drug Enforcement Team (CDET)

Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office K9-Unit 

SUPERVISOR CONTACT: 

Mark McCulfor
Detective Lieutenant
Van Buren County Sheriff's Office
205 S. Kalamazoo Street
Paw Paw, MI 49079
Phone:  269-657-8296 Ext. 3402
Email:
MCculforM@vbco.org

Website: www.vbcsheriff.com

Anyone with information can contact the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office at (269) 657-3101, Crime Stoppers 1-800-342-7867, Silent Observer (269) 343-2100 or your local Police Department. 

Mobile phone users and online users can provide anonymous crime tips to the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office by sending a text Tip Soft message by sending a text message to “CRIMES” (274637) with the keyword VBCTIP from a mobile phone.  To submit an online tip, go to www.vbcsheriff.com and at the top of the homepage follow the directions to submit a tip.

Jim Charon