On December 7, 2015, the Miami County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Eleyet, thirty-seven years of age, and Lauren Jones, twenty-eight years of age, both of Troy for felony possession of heroin and possession of drug abuse instruments.


Subsequent an investigation in the City of Troy, Lauren Jones and Michael Eleyet were found to be in possession of sixteen capsules of heroin and three syringes. Both Jones and Eleyet, were incarcerated in the Miami County jail. The Sheriff’s Office continues to target heroin sales and abuse in Miami County.

Heroin abuse and addiction trends are linked to an influx of drug addiction spawned crimes within the area. Detectives have been assigned to concentrate enforcement operations specific to the abuse of heroin. We continue to seek assistance from fellow residents who can leave anonymous drug and crime tips on our website, www.miamicountysheriff.org.