2 arrested after Houghton County traffic stop, drugs found
Two people have been arrested on drug-related charges in Houghton County, according to a press release from the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office.
The arrests happened on Saturday evening after deputies stopped a car in Hancock. Deputies arrested the driver of the car on a warrant and numerous driving offenses. A passenger in the car was also arrested on a felony warrant.
Deputies said they found crystal methamphetamine and Buprenorphine inside the vehicle during a search, with help from the Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit.
The names of the arrested are being withheld pending arraignment.
The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the City of Hancock Police and the Houghton Police.