Trial scheduled for Manistique residents on drug-related charges
UPDATE: 7/1, 1:52 p.m.
Christopher Andrew Colegrove was sentenced to 12 months probation for controlled substance-use. The possession meth/ecstasy charge was dropped.
UPDATE: 2/10, 1:15 p.m.
Christopher Andrew Colegrove pleaded not guilty to possession of methamphetamine.
His jury trial is scheduled for June 9.
Two Manistique residents have been arrested on drug charges.
According to the Manitique Public Safety Department, on Saturday, January 11, at 12:27 a.m., Manistique officers arrested two residents for narcotics charges after a traffic stop on North Cedar Street in Manistique.
Public safety says the passenger of the vehicle, 31-year-old Christopher Andrew Colegrove, is charged with possession of methamphetamine/ecstasy, knowingly or intentionally possessing methamphetamine, a felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison and/or a $15,000 fine.
The driver, 20-year-old Harley Mae MacGregor, is charged with maintaining a drug house, and did knowingly or intentionally keep or maintain a vehicle used for the keeping or selling of controlled substances, a high court misdemeanor, punishable by 2 years and/or a $25,000 fine.
Both were immediately lodged at the Schoolcraft County Jail after their arrests.
Colegrove and MacGregor were each arraigned on the January 13, 2020, in the 93rd District Court. Both have probable cause hearings set for January 22 at 9 a.m. and preliminary hearings on January 29 at 8 a.m.
Manistique Public Safety was assisted by the Michigan State Police Manistique Outpost.
The investigation into this case and other illegal narcotics activities in Manisitique and Schoolcraft County continues. No other details have been released at this time.
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