Drug suspect enters guilty plea

Drug suspect enters guilty plea

L’ANSE — A plea has been made in the case of one of the seventeen people arrested in a major drug bust last December.

Thirty-two-year old Corey Haataja of L’Anse pleaded guilty to delivery or manufacture of a schedule one, two, or three controlled substance in Baraga County Circuit Court Thursday. Haataja was arrested in late 2014 as part of a year-long joint investigation between the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team, the FBI and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

He will be sentenced November 24th.