Methamphetamine Lab 3198-17
Nature of Incident:
Date & Time:
6/7/17 at 1130 P.M.
Maple Hill Village Mobile Home Park in the City of Hartford
21yo Male from the Lawrence area.
21yo Female from the Hartford area.
31yo Male from the Hartford area.
29yo Male from the Bangor Area.
Sheriff Daniel Abbott reports that Van Buren County Deputies initially responded to assist Hartford PD with a BOL for a gray 2004 Pontiac Grand Am occupied by the 21yo Male from Lawrence. Officers and Deputies had prior knowledge that the male had a Felony Warrant for his arrest. After approximately an hour of searching for the male and the vehicle, Deputies received information as to the location of both at the Maple Hill Village Mobile Home Park. When Officers and Deputies arrived on scene, they observed the vehicle and the wanted male fled on foot. Deputies located an active “One Pot” Meth Lab under the rear of the vehicle, and numerous Meth Lab components and drug paraphernalia in a bedroom of the residence. After conducting a thorough investigation, it was determined that these items belonged to the wanted male who had fled. An additional glass “Meth Pipe” with residue was found in the possession of the 31yo Male from Hartford.
Deputy Phillip Scuiletti, Hartford Township Contract Position
Deputy Raymond Hochsprung, Keeler Township Contract Position
Detective Sergeant Mick Masterson, VBCSO Narcotics Division
Hartford Police Department
Pokagon Tribal Police
Van Buren Co State Probation and Parole
Lt. Jim Charon or the On Duty Shift Supervisor: 269-657-3101
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