Homicide suspect found in Watersmeet
WAKEFIELD—On Friday, March 1, members of the Michigan State Police and Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team arrested a suspect in Watersmeet who is wanted for homicide in Ottawa County.
Detectives from the Ottawa County Sherriff’s Department had information the suspect, 18-year-old Juan Sandro Cabrera, was in the Upper Peninsula at a home in Watersmeet and contacted the MSP for assistance with his arrest.
Detectives from UPSET obtained a warrant and utilized the MSP Emergency Support Team to enter the home. Cabrera was arrested without incident, at approximately 5:30 a.m., and held at the Gogebic County Jail until he could be transported to Ottawa County where he was arraigned on open murder, felony firearms possession and gang membership charges.