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Maple Grove Twp. man sentenced to jail for animal cruelty.

Maple Grove Twp. man sentenced to jail for animal cruelty. MANISTEE — William Dolsen, 62, has pleaded no contest to animal cruelty charges in 85th District Court. Dolsen, of Maple Grove Township, was arrested  by the Manistee County Sheriff’s Office on Jan. 18 after deputies…

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Pleasanton Township man sentenced to up to 40 years prison for meth lab. 

Pleasanton Township man sentenced to up to 40 years prison for meth lab.  #ManisteeCountyCrime. MANISTEE — Terry Lee Welch, Jr., 44, of Pleasanton Township was sentenced by 19th Circuit Court Judge David Thompson today, Sept. 22, 2017 to 10 to 40 years in prison for…

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‘Portable lab’ in hotel parking lot leads to meth charges.

‘Portable lab’ in hotel parking lot leads to meth charges.

#ManisteeCountyNews #ManisteeCountyPoliceNews MANISTEE — Carrie Marlene Whitford, 32, of Wellston has been arraigned in the 85th District Court on felony charges of operating/maintaining a laboratory involving methamphetamine and Ephedrine/Pseudoephedrine – purchase/possess to make meth. “Whitford was the subject of an investigation that started in April…

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Meth lab suspect arraigned on 5 felonies.

Meth lab suspect arraigned on 5 felonies.

MANISTEE — Kalee Suzanne Davis, 27, of Manistee was arraigned in 85th District Court Friday, Jan. 29, on five felonies resulting from a meth lab bust by the State, Sheriffs’, Chiefs’ Enforcement of Narcotics Team (SSCENT) this week.   Davis was arraigned on charges of…

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Meth dealer gets 16-40 year prison sentence

Meth dealer gets 16-40 year prison sentence

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. MANISTEE – A 31-year-old Manistee County man described by law enforcement as the “tip of the spear” in relation to the growing methamphetamine problem in the area received a 16-40 year prison sentence this week in 19th Circuit Court. Isaac…

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