On 04/11/2021, The Clare County Sheriff’s Office investigated a complaint along with Clare County Child Protective Services in the Bertha Lake Area of Lincoln Township, regarding a 9 month old baby that had tested positive for methamphetamine at a Mt. Pleasant Hospital. The Clare County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the residence and recovered a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine and packaging materials. A 47-year old Harrison man was arrested and lodged in the Clare County Jail pending review of the case by the Clare County Prosecutor’s Office.
Upon further investigation, Clare County Sheriff’s Deputies obtained and executed a second search warrant on a second home and recovered a large quantity of methamphetamine and firearms.
On 04/13/2021, 47-year old Jason Jones was arraigned in 80th District Court by Magistrate Steven Worpell on the charges of Controlled Substance – Deliver / Manufacture Meth x2 & Maintaining a Drug House set forth by Clare County Prosecutor Michelle Ambrozaitis. Bond was set at $90,000 cash / 10 %. Mr. Jones remains in the Clare County Jail.