Three Upper Peninsula residents jailed after drug busts in Marquette County and downstate – charges include meth – and two arrested for assault in Marquette County

U.P. Breaking News Bulletin – 5-1-18 – 6:46 a.m. ET – 

Two drug arrests in Marquette County plus Soo woman jailed on meth charges in downstate West Branch, MI; plus two people have been released on bond after being charged in separate assault cases

By Greg Peterson
U.P. Breaking News
Owner, News Director

(Marquette/Soo, MI) – Two U.P. residents are being held on crystal methamphetamine charges, while a Marquette, MI man was arrested in a case involving state drug agents.

Meanwhile two others have been arrested in Marquette County on assault charges – one involving an attack on a cop and the other a domestic incident.


Andrew Pentacost

Andrew Steven Pentecost

29-year-old Andrew Steven Pentecost of Marquette, MI – but described by police as a Wisconsin resident – was booked into the Marquette County Jail late Monday, April 30, 2018.

The drug charges filed against Pentecost are not yet known.

However, Pentecost was arrested in Marquette County after police discovered a controlled substance in a case involving the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement team (UPSET).

“He’ll have to be strip searched per upset,” an officer transporting him radioed to deputies in the Marquette County Jail.

Pentecost has online addresses listed online on Dandelion Lane in Marquette; plus De Pere, WI.

On his Facebook page, Pentecost say he lives in Milwaukee, is a Marquette native and attended NMU.


Jesslyn Marie Field

Jesslyn Marie Field

Meanwhile – A Marquette woman was booked into the MCJ early today, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 on a meth charge.

19-year-old Jesslyn Marie Field of Marquette was charged with possession of meth after traffic stop.

Details of the case are not known.

And Chippewa County woman is jailed in Ogemaw County this morning on two meth charges.


Michelle Lynn McCarrick

38-year-old Michelle Lynn McCarrick of Sault Ste. Marie, MI is being held in the Ogemaw County Jail in downstate West Branch, MI.

McCarrick is reportedly charged with two felony counts of a felony controlled substance violation involving methamphetamine.

Little is known about her arrest – other than involved being stopped by police.

McCarrick was lodged in the Chippewa County Jail and then “transferred” to an “unknown” facility, according to the online victim services site Vinelink.

She has also been known as Michelle L. Lamoreaux and Michelle Wood


There were also two assault suspects booked into the MCJ.


Andrew Freeman

Andrew James Freeman

21-year-old Andrew James Freeman of Ishpeming, MI was booked into the MCJ on Sunday night and released on a $5,000 bond on Monday afternoon.

Freeman is charged with domestic assault.


Margaret Hardwick

Margaret Hardwick

45-year-old Margaret Sue Hardwick was booked into the MCJ Monday afternoon and released on personal recognizance bond.

Harwick is charged with assault on a police officer. Details of the case are not known.

She has also been known by Margaret S. Smith, Margaret Sue Deverney.

Hardwick has prior addresses listed in Wilson and Manistee, MI; Milwaukee, WI; and Winter Park, FL.

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