Meth suspect enters guilty plea

Meth suspect enters guilty plea

SAULT STE. MARIE — A man arrested after an investigation into multiple meth labs in Chippewa County has entered a plea agreement.

Forty-seven-year old Billy Jo Verrette of Dafter pleaded guilty to one count of maintaining a meth lab and two counts of possession of meth in Chippewa County Circuit Court. Verrette was originally charged with thirteen felony counts after a lengthy investigation by members of the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Task Force in June of 2015.

He is scheduled for sentencing on April 20th.