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Traffic stop leads to meth bust in Roscommon Township

ALPENA, Mich. — State troopers busted a man this week intending to distribute methamphetamine to several communities throughout northern Michigan.

A routine traffic stop in Roscommon Township has led to the seizure of 52 grams of meth and a stolen handgun. Troopers arrested the male driver from Houghton Lake on Sunday for possession of meth with intent to deliver, carrying a concealed weapon, possession of stolen property and use of a firearm during a felony.

The 28–year–old could face serious criminal charges. The driver’s first court appearance is scheduled Feb. 7 at 82nd District Court in Roscommon. Official charges will be issued on that date.