Gogebic Co. drug case bound to circuit court

Gogebic Co. drug case bound to circuit court

James Kolehmainen, 27

A Wisconsin man’s case involving drug charges has moved forward in Gogebic County.

James Kolehmainen, 27, appeared in Gogebic County District Court, but has been bound over to circuit curt.

He is facing drug charges that include operating or maintaining a meth lab and possession of meth or ecstasy.


Rebecca Cyr, 23

Kolehmainen’s co–defendant, Rebecca Cyr, 23, has already made a plea deal in circuit court and is awaiting sentencing.

The pair was arrested in September in Ironwood Township after being stopped by police for a traffic violation.

Police found illegal drugs and meth lab components in the vehicle.