Drug busts suspects arraigned

HOUGHTON — Three men from the Detroit area and one Houghton County resident are facing charges following last week’s drug bust in Lake Linden.

Detectives from UPSET seized heroin, cash from suspected drug sales and a loaded shotgun when they searched the residence. Breon Garner, 25, of Detroit was charged Friday with Delivery or Manufacture of Heroin, a 20-year felony. His bond was set at $250,000 cash and he is currently lodged in the Houghton County Jail.

Willie Nelson, 48, of Lake Linden was charged with Maintaining a Drug House and Possession of a Firearm During a Felony, both punishable by up to two years. Nelson was released from jail on a $500 personal recognizance bond.

Andre Walker, 26, of Warren and Taiwon Jenkins, 25, of Eastpointe are both charged with Loitering in an Illegal Business, a 90 day misdemeanor. They are both out on bond.

All four suspects are scheduled to be back in court in about two weeks.

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