CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (FOX 2) - An influx in fentanyl overdoses in Clinton Township led police to the dealer and a large amount of drugs.
Police said they started investigating after purple-colored fentanyl led to numerous overdoses in May. This investigation led them to Detroit, where they raided a home Aug. 7.
During the raid, investigators said they found about 800 grams of methamphetamine, 300 grams of purple-colored fentanyl, 20 grams of crack cocaine, and 20 pressed fentanyl pills. They also found three firearms, one of which had the serial number removed.
Police said a woman and two children were at the home at the time of the raid.
Royal Oak police helped arrest the suspect later.
The suspect was arraigned in Sterling Heights and was given a $300,000 cash/surety bond. The suspect was also arraigned in Eastpointe and given a $500,000 cash/surety bond. The woman found inside the home has charges pending.
Child Protective Services has been notified.