Five arrests after meth and heroin investigation

Five people were arrested after officials uncovered a meth lab where heroin was also being distributed in Grand Traverse County. Saturday, May 17th members from The Traverse Narcotics Team, Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office and the Michigan State Police responded to a motel in East Bay Township where a known fugitive was located.

This arrest led to further investigation into two different motel rooms. A 17-year old black male from Detroit, a 23-year old white female , 26-year old white male, 25-year old white male and a 31-year old white female all from the Grand Traverse Area were arrested. The suspects were arrested on warrants and several heroin and methamphetamine related charges and the seizure of meth and drug related items.

Further investigation also led to a search warrant of a storage unit in Garfield Township which also contained a meth lab related to the incident.