May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Courts

Contractor allegedly took back materials to bilk homeowner

A 61-year-old Williamsburg man is facing two felonies after allegedly taking more than $18,000 from an Elmwood Township woman to build an addition to her home that was never done.  Gregory H. More...

86th District Court

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Dispatch Blotter

Thursday, May 12  8:21 a.m. — Solon Township — Lost 20-gallon air tank with hose reel on the top. Could have been anywhere from Cedar to Omena.  9:25 a.m. More...

Man charged with choking his girlfriend, a felony

A 39-year-old Suttons Bay Township man was video arraigned last Thursday in 86th District Court on felony assault charges after an incident that took place on May 9, according to reports from District Court and from the Leelanau County Sheriff’ More...

Texas fugitive still jailed

A 44-year-old Texas man who is wanted on several charges has been remanded to the Leelanau County Jail while his extradition to Texas is arranged.  Rocky Caudillo, of Harlingen, Texas, was arrested by sheriff’s deputies on May 8 after a tr More...

Alcohol cause of two arrests over weekend

The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office arrested two drunken drivers on separate occasions over the weekend, according to reports from the Sheriff’s Office.  A 23-year-old Montana man was arrested at about 12:40 a.m. More...

Magistrate Court

Eric A. Larsen, 26, 4157 Oxford Dr., Leland — Seat belt violation; $100 fines and costs.  Christopher S. Cady, 44, 8126 Wuksib Road, Buckley — Failed to yield; $240 fines and costs.  David P. Freundl, 21, 903 S. More...