News Release

Narcotics Search Warrant 800060-18

INCIDENT TYPE: Narcotics Search Warrant, Possession With Intent to Deliver (P.W.I.D.) Methamphetamine, Maintaining A Drug House, Probation Violation                                                                                                                                                                                              

DATE: Thursday March 22nd, 2018 at approximately 11:30 am  

LOCATION: 75000 block of Marie Drive, Porter Township, Van Buren County                                                                                       

INCIDENT #: 800060-18                                                  

SUSPECT:    36 year old male, from the Paw Paw Area                                            


  1. Possession With Intent to Deliver (P.W.I.D.) Methamphetamine

  2. Maintaining A Drug House 


Sheriff Daniel E. Abbott reports that the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit conducted an investigation in reference to illegal narcotics activities taking place at a residence located in the 75000 block of Marie Drive in Porter Township.  Narcotics detectives were able to obtain a search warrant for the residence.  The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit  executed the search warrant at approximately 11:30 AM on Thursday.  The 36 year old male subject was 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 over an ounce (33.5 grams) of ICE (methamphetamine) and a digital scale.   

The 36 year old male subject was found to be on probation through the Michigan Department of Corrections and lodged at the Van Buren County Jail on a probation violation.            

           No arrests have been made regarding the narcotics search warrant investigation at this time.           

           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 person.  

            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 and at the top of the homepage follow the directions to submit a tip.  


Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division 


Mark McCulfor
Detective Lieutenant
Van Buren County Sheriff's Office

Jim Charon