Benzie County Man Dead, Woman Jailed in Drug Incident
A Benzie County man is dead and a woman is in jail, after an incident that police say involved illegal drug use.
Early Saturday morning, the Benzie County Sheriff’s Office and Benzie County EMS responded to a 911 call of an unresponsive 21 year old man on Weldon Road in Homestead Township.
That man was Christopher Glen Hobart, and he was pronounced deceased on scene when EMS arrived. Initial investigation indicated no signs of foul play. Investigators do believe illegal drug use contributed to the death and are awaiting autopsy results from Grand Rapids.
A 21 year old female occupant of the residence was arrested for felony possession of illegal drugs and is currently housed at the Benzie County Jail.