LIVIONIA — A Livonia man was charged with felony drug charges after being pulled over leaving a residential contracting job site.
According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Adam Fuetterer, 33, was allegedly in possession of 20 bags of fentanyl and 20 additionally empty bags of the deadly drug. Fuetterer was arrested by Deputies and charged with the class B felony of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, the class B felony of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 2nd Degree.
The situation took place on May 23 after Fuetterer was pulled over for a traffic violation by Deputy Michael Wade and K9 Hondo. Wade alleges that Fuetterrer was operating on a suspended drivers license and suspected him of illegal drug activity, triggering the investigation.
Fuetterer was turned over to Central Booking Deputies at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention. The District Attorney’s Office was contacted in regards to bail due to the felony charges and provided a bail recommendation of $20,000 cash or $40,000 bond.
Fuetterer was later arraigned in the Town of Livonia Court before Judge Linsner. The Judge did remand Fuetterer to the custody of the Sheriff on $20,000 cash or $40,000 bond.
Also on scene for the Sheriff’s Office were Sergeant Ryan Swanson with K9 Partner Gibbs, Deputy Scott Patterson, Deputy Jason Butterbrodt and Sheriff Thomas Dougherty.