Will County Sheriff Mike Kelley is announcing the arrest of Daniel T. Suerth, age 38, of 181 Harper Lane in Lemont on three counts of manufacture/delivery of heroin +100 grams, and one count of possession of heroin +15 grams.
After a month long investigation, the Sheriff's Gang Suppression Unit took Suerth into custody at the New Lenox Metra Station, 125 E. Maple Street in New Lenox, on 9/25/2018. The GSU, with assistance from Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) officers, had been investigating Suerth who was trafficking heroin from Chicago to New Lenox via the Metra train. At the time of his arrest, Suerth was found to have 103 grams of heroin and .4 grams of cocaine in his possession.
Suerth appeared in court where his bond was set at $500,000 (10% to apply). As of today, he remains in custody.