Woman arrested in Ishpeming, found in possession of meth

ISHPEMING — A woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine after a search of an Ishpeming residence on Wednesday.

The Ishpeming Police Department executed a search warrant on at a residence on Empire Street in Ishpeming, and located the woman and her 1-year old child inside, an IPD press release states. Methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia was also found during the search.

The Ishpeming Police Department will seek child abuse/endangerment charges on the woman through the Marquette County Prosecutors Office, the release states.

Officials say Marquette County Child Protective Services “assisted with the case with regard to the child.”

The woman was lodged in the Marquette County Jail pending arraignment which was expected to occur today.