2017-03-02 / Courts

Dispatch Blotter

Wednesday, Feb. 22

7:46 a.m. — Empire Township — Snowmobile half in water on little Glen Lake. No one in the water. Riders running toward shore. Caller said she’s two miles away. There’s 300 feet of open water in front of her house.

10:18 a.m. — Leelanau Township — Caller is receiving threats from an out-of-state resident via text.

7:50 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Father has dementia and has been thinking someone is breaking into his house.

8:36 p.m. — Kasson Township — Car all over the road. Crossing both fog and center lines. Driving slow for posted speed limit. White hatchback.

Thursday, Feb. 23

11:28 a.m. — Bingham Township — Dead dog at the side of the road near TART trail crossing. Caller thinks its a German Shepherd and wasn’t sure who to call. Found to be a deer — not a dog.

2:49 p.m. — Kasson Township — Consumers Energy requests law enforcement presence. Shutting off service. Homeowner can be hostile.

4:05 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Golden Retriever running in the road. Caller is afraid of it getting hit by cars.

4:08 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Male, 14, is at his father’s house with parents. Father wants him to stay, he wants to go with mom. Custody issues.

5:20 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Caller following a green Jeep with no plate. Man stumbled out of gas station. Now headed northbound and all over the road.

11:06 p.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Suspicious person banging on the windows.

Friday, Feb. 24

1:56 a.m. — Centerville Township — Girlfriend went for a walk around 8 p.m. and hasn’t returned. Female was found walking dogs.

10:07 a.m. — Elmwood Township — Caller was verbally and physically assaulted last Thursday at work. Boss isn’t doing anything to help.

11:32 a.m.— Leland Township — Semi-tractor trailer is blocking the road at the bottom of Dufek Road.

Saturday, Feb. 25

2:48 p.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Black pick-up truck in driveway. Truck as “Midwest” on the side. Male with eyebrow piercing and tatoos is trying to sell meat.

4:50 p.m. — Solon Township — Man came into store and cashed a check made out to “cash” for $180. Cashier called the business on the check and it hadn’t been issued by them.

4:58 p.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Caller advises a “Midwest Gourmet” truck with two males are trying to sell meat. Driver with tattoos didn’t get out of the vehicle. Looked very sketchy.

7:08 p.m. — Bingham Township — Male and female arguing at house. Mom and boyfriend.

Sunday, Feb. 26

1:18 p.m. — Solon Township — Caller is taking little kids to the Great Wolf Lodge for a birthday party and doesn’t want older kids to have party while they’re out.

1:48 p.m. — Bingham Township — Man is stealing copper wire from his house/outdoor area.

2:37 p.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Security camera shows a white male trying to break into the front door of a house. Walked away. Deputies investigated. Found that it was a neighbor trying to deliver a wedding invitation.

6 p.m. — Cleveland Township — Caller says her son lost control of vehicle in the slush and crashed into a tree.

8:12 p.m. — Bingham Township — Items stolen out of commercial truck. Items include medications, phone chargers, camera and possibly an iPod.

Monday, Feb. 27

8:43 a.m. — Kasson Township — School bus side-swiped by a truck that took off. No injuries. Truck came back. School bus is currently in the Hayloft parking lot.

12:36 p.m. — Suttons Bay — Caller received threats from a boarder because she wouldn’t give up neighbor’s mail key. Used foul language at the post office.

3:20 p.m. — Leelanau Township — Someone tried to open a Nordstrom account with caller’s Social Security number.

3:33 p.m. — Cleveland Township — Unoccupied 2003 Toyota Highlander parked near Pyramid Point showing expired tags.

4:04 p.m. — Kasson Township — Red SUV came behind caller. Passed her. Up the road, they stopped and two white males came out. Caller became nervous and passed them. They again came up quickly but backed off when they saw her calling law enforcement.

4:13 p.m. — Elmwood Township — Caller found strange package on porch.

5:17 p.m. — Northport — Caller received Facebook message threatening to kill him. Disagreement over motorcycles.

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