2015-08-06 / Courts

Dispatch Blotter

Wednesday, July 29

8:34 a.m. — Kasson Township — Chickens and ducks keep coming into caller’s yard.

1:40 p.m. — Leelanau Township — Caller says male is continually harassing him via phone and text.

2:19 p.m. — Leland Township — Caller sees lots of smoke south of their location on National Park property.

4:36 p.m. — Leelanau Township — Male, possibly drunk, struck one boat twice while trying to enter the marina.

7:09 p.m. — Solon Township — Caller heard a loud noise and it sounded like dynamite.

9:16 p.m. — Leland Township — Something large and dead on the beach. Park ranger confirmed it’s a dead deer.

Thursday, July 30

12:45 p.m. — Kasson Township — Motor vehicle accident with injuries.

1:15 p.m. — Empire Township — Caller’s sister-in-law went out on paddle board at 10 a.m. and hasn’t been seen since. Caller doesn’t believe she had a life vest.

2:34 p.m. — Bingham Township — Caller is a child with 35-year-old female unconscious.

4:18 p.m. — Empire Township — Vehicle not running. Has dog in the bed portion of the truck with windows shut. Big dog appears to be in distress.

8:15 p.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Young girl just assaulted by a man. She is in the road in front of the casino.

8:50 a.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Caller’s daughter was approached by a man and woman in a red Chevy Venture about four hours earlier. Wanted directions to a restaurant. Made daughter feel strange.

10:37 p.m. — Centerville Township — Caller following a black Suburban that has crossed centerline and hit dirt over the fogline.

11:28 p.m. — Kasson Township — Caller says daughter was suppose to spend the night with her but they had an argument. Now daughter is walking south on Maple City Road south of Hlavka Road. Wearing white tank top and black pants.

Friday, July 31

9:40 a.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Strange man casing the government center. Looking in windows, acting suspicious. Later learned that he was waiting for a female in court.

7:57 p.m. — Leland Township — Boating accident about 2 p.m. Caller’s boat was hit by another boat which had trim up and couldn’t control boat.

11:19 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Property just left of church, people taking off from party with bonfire and loud music. Caller concerned they may have not extinguished the fire.

Saturday, Aug. 1

4:11 a.m. — Northport — Intoxicated male wearing a grey T-shirt and blue jeans is staggering up and down dock at marina.

2:50 p.m. —Elmwood Township — Father and son smoking marijuana. Angry, “psychotic” walking toward LaRivera Subdivision.

3:50 p.m. — Empire Township — North Bar Lake, missing 12-year-old autistic female wearing a two-piece bathing suit, has black, chin-length hair. Later learned that child located.

4:39 p.m. — Leelanau Township — Injured raccoon in roadway. Still alive. Needs dispatching.

7:45 p.m. — Empire — Caller was confronted by male for pumping gas too slowly. Subject brandished a handgun then put it away and left on M-22. Deputies learned no handgun brandished.

8:53 p.m. — Glen Arbor — Call had a confrontation with a man who was trying to launch a boat at the end of Lake Street.

11:33 p.m. — Kasson Township — Caller heard a strange sound outside. Metal rattling. Caller’s motion-activated exterior lights have activated several times.

Sunday, Aug. 2

12:57 a.m. — Glen Arbor Township — Caller requesting the Glen Lake Fire Department respond to what appears to be three fires in the Miller Hill area. Later learned that two-plus acre grass fire started by fireworks.

10:10 a.m. — Solon Township — Three men standing at the end of driveway. One man has a knife in his belt.

3:31 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Neighbor, in 50’s with glasses and gray shorts harassing caller telling her to get of her porch.

5:25 p.m. — Glen Arbor Township — Caller is trapped in house because tree hit it. Unsure if people in the house are OK.

5:48 p.m. — Empire Township — Five people lost on Alligator Hill Trail.

9:14 p.m. —Solon Township — Caller had argument with his brother who proceeded to shoot up his motorcycle.

Monday, Aug. 3

8:35 p.m. — Solon Township — Someone south of caller is setting off fireworks.

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