Pair arrested on drug charges
An ongoing drug investigation between the Emmet County Sheriff’s Department and the Armstrong Police Department culiminated in the arrest of two individuals in Armstrong.
On Sept. 12, a search warrant for drugs was executed at the Timothy Torgerson residence at 305 First Ave. in Armstrong.
Officers conducting the search found two Armstrong residences in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The pair are Timothy Torgerson, 45, and Harold Clay, 53. They were arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
The two were booked into the Emmet County Jail and were released the next day by the magistrate.
The Emmet County Sheriff Reserves and Sheriff’s K-9 assisted in the search. The Emmet County Sheriff Department and the Armstrong Police Department continue to work together in being proactive in drug enforcement.