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      Three arrested on drug charges in Ironwood

      Mark Overton

      Three suspects were arrested in Ironwood for various drug related charges.

      Officials report that Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics Team executed a search warrant at 248 W. Larch Street in Ironwood on August 6. During the search officers uncovered various controlled substances, including heroin and methamphetamine.

      Officers arrested three Ironwood natives, 35-year-old Mark Dwayne Overton, 33-year-old Adam Lee Stone, and 22-year-old Carly Ann Pestka. All three were arraigned in Gogebic County Court on August 7.

      Charges are as follows:

      Mark Overton:One count of possession of methamphetamineOne count of possession of heroin less than 25 gramsOne count of possession of analoguesOne count of maintaining a drug houseOne count of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felonyBond set at $500,000Adam Stone:One count of delivery/manufacture heroin less than 50 gramsOne count of possession of heroin less than 25 gramsOne count of maintaining a drug houseBond set at $200,000Carly PestkaOne count of possession of heroinBond set at $50,000Gogebic Iron Area Narcotics Team is a task force comprised of the Ironwood Public Safety Department, the Hurley Police Department, the Gogebic County Sheriff's Department, the Iron County Sheriff's Department, and the Lac View Desert Tribal Police.