Baldwin Man arraigned on drug charges

Jayland Meeks

On Thursday April 27, Jayland Bernard Meeks, 21, of Baldwin was arraigned in the Lake County Trial Court on a four count felony warrant. Meeks was arraigned on three counts of Delivery of Cocaine and one count of Delivery of Heroin. The delivery charges are felonies punishable by up to 20 years in prison and/or a $25,000.00 fine. Meeks was the subject of an investigation that started in the fall of 2016. As a result of the investigation conducted by SSCENT detectives, a trooper from the Michigan State Police Hart post located and arrested Meeks on April 26th and lodged him in the Lake County Jail. Meeks posted a bond of $6,000.00 and has been released. SSCENT is a multi-jurisdictional task force that serves Manistee, Mason, Oceana, and Lake Counties. If you have information about drug activity in your area, please contact SSCENT at (231) 843-7045 or your local police department.

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