Five People Arrested After Drug Deal in Benzie County

Five people were arrested in Benzie County after Michigan State Police and the Benzie County Sheriff’s Office broke up a drug deal, according to Traverse Narcotics Team.

Detectives from the Traverse Narcotics Team and Straits Area Narcotics Team identified a place in Beulah where they suspected a drug deal to occur, according to TNT. A trooper from the Michigan State Police Cadillac Post and Benzie County Deputies were able to stop both the vehicles at the location and investigate further. According to TNT, fentanyl was located in one vehicle while the other had cash seized.

The five people involved were all arrested.

Nicholas Perkins, 32, from Traverse City was arrested for an outstanding warrant in Grand Traverse County and Possession of Heroin.

Trayvon Carter, 21, from Muskegon was arrested for Delivery of Fentanyl and Possession of Fentanyl.

Markell Thomas, 22,  from Muskegon was arrested for Delivery of Fentanyl.

Alan Love, 21, from Muskegon was arrested for Delivery of Fentanyl.

Lonell Perry, 31, from Petoskey was arrested on multiple warrants in northern Michigan.