Meth lab suspect withdraws guilty plea

BESSEMER — An Ontonagon County man has withdrawn his guilty plea relating to operating a meth lab.

Jeremy Rollins, 37, appeared in Gogebic County Circuit Court Thursday for sentencing.  He withdrew a guilty plea and pleaded not guilty to operating/maintaining a meth lab.

A trial is now scheduled to begin January 19.

Rollins was arrested in Ohio this spring after a lengthy investigation by the Michigan State Police.  He allegedly bought components used to make meth.