The La Porte County Sheriff's Department reports the County's Metro Operations unit arrested a wanted La Porte County man Thursday.
Police reports say, 21 year-old Jeremy Klement was taken into custody without incident from his home in the 400 block of Washington St. Klement's reportedly arrest stems from an ongoing investigation into the sale and distribution of heroin in La Porte County.
According to reports, an arrest warrant had been issued by the County Circuit Court for three counts of allegedly Dealing a Schedule I Controlled Substance (heroin). Police say more arrests are anticipated. The suspect is scheduled to make his initial court appearance on March 21st.
Anyone with further information about drug activity in the City of La Porte or, La Porte County is encouraged to report this activity to the La Porte County metro Operations Unit by calling (219) 325-9022. The Metro Operations Unit is a multi-jurisdictional drug task force comprised of investigators from the La Porte County Sheriff's Office and La Porte Police Department.
(photo/La Porte County Sheriff Dept.)