11/12/2015

Five Arrested in Drug Bust

PRESS RELEASE

INCIDENT CONTACT:                         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sergeant James Madden                     November 11, 2015


(Superior, WI) – On Tuesday, October 27, 2015 members of the Northwest Area Crime Unit and the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force executed a search warrant at 1520 Ogden Avenue in the City of Superior. The search warrant was a result of a joint investigation into the trafficking of heroin through the residence.

Located in the residence was a total of 77.07 grams of heroin, $6,024.00 in U.S. currency, numerous items of drug paraphernalia and a small amount of marijuana. 77.07 grams of heroin has an approximate street value of $15,000.00.

Arrested were:

marshawnjohnson 

Marshawn Johnson
Chicago, IL

jenkins 

Michael Jenkins
Chicago, IL

mattthompson 

Matthew Thompson
Superior, WI

lydiahiggins 

Lydia Higgins
Superior, WI

braxtonlahti 

Braxton Lahti
Superior, WI

 

 

Marshawn Johnson was arrested outside of the residence after a short foot pursuit with Investigators. Johnson made an initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court on 10/30/2015. Johnson was charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver – Heroin (10-50g) and Resisting or Obstructing an Officer.

Michael Jenkins was arrested inside 1520 Ogden Ave. Jenkins is charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver – Heroin (10-50g).

Matthew Thompson was arrested inside 1520 Ogden Ave. Thompson is charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver – Heroin (10-50g) and Possession of Narcotic Drugs.

Lydia Higgins was arrested inside 1520 Ogden Ave. Higgins is charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver – Heroin (10-50g) and Possession of Narcotic Drugs.

Braxton Lahti was arrested inside 1520 Ogden Ave. Lahti is charged with Possession of Narcotic Drugs.


RELEASE AUTHORITY:
Sergeant James Madden

 
   

 

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