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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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Mother of trooper murderer pleads

Mother of trooper murderer pleads

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  LUDINGTON — The mother of the man who killed Michigan State Police Trooper Paul Butterfield entered a plea in 51st Circuit Court this afternoon. Tammi Spofford, the mother of Eric John Knysz, pleaded no contest to accessory after the fact. Spofford, …

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‘He gave Paul a death sentence’

‘He gave Paul a death sentence’

The following is the victim impact statement read by Jennifer Sielski, fiance of Trooper Paul Butterfield. Sielski read the letter today during the sentencing of Eric John Knysz in 51st Circuit Court.  Your honor, I know that nothing can bring Paul back into this world…

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