Final Suspect In Marijuana Thefts/Torture In Custody
The final suspect in a marijuana theft/assault incident in Fort Gratiot Township has turned himself in. According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, 38 year old Frankie Suratt of Avoca came into the Sheriff’s Office Tuesday afternoon. He was arraigned in 72nd District Court in Port Huron on two counts of torture, two counts of unlawful imprisonment, felonious assault and felony firearm. Frankie Suratt is one of a total of 10 people implicated from the incident that began on October 8th in the 4000 block of North River Road in Fort Gratiot Township. Sheriff’s Office detectives were able to determine during their investigation that involved a string of marijuana thefts and torture. Suratt’s bond was set at $300,000 cash/surety. He remains lodged at the St. Clair County Intervention and Detention Center. His next court date is a probable cause hearing scheduled for November 28th at 9:00 a.m. before 72nd District Court Judge Cynthia Platzer.