May 24, 2018 RSS feed / Courts

High-speed chase ends in three arrests; one misses court date

Out of breath, covered in sweat and mud, Kitchi-Kishap Shomin of Peshawbestown, 32, could barely walk or even keep his balance following a harrowing, high-speed automobile and foot chase through Leelanau County Friday afternoon.  More...

Repeat offender gets jailtime

A 60-year-old Suttons Bay man was sentenced this week in District Court jail after pleading guilty to an alcohol-related driving offense. Daniel E. Joupperi, 60, of 941 S. More...

Detective stops scam in nick of time

A Leelanau County Sheriff’s Detective was able to stop a local woman from losing nearly $10,000 this week.  Friday the officer met with an 85-year-old Bingham Township woman who related a story of receiving a phone call from her granddaugh More...

Magistrate Court

Jerry A. Thomas, 41, 3704 Hannah Road, Cadillac - Failure to yield - $282 fines and costs.  Shandy A. Spencer, 45, 2701 E. Kilwy Road, Cedar - Nuisance violation (dog barking) - $75 fines and costs.  Jeffrey W. More...

86th District Court

Cody H. Kattelus, 29, of 4055 S. Thorn Apple Hollow, Apt. A, Traverse City — Pleaded no contest to operating with a suspended/revoked/denied license. Natasha L. More...

Back child support results in arraignment

A 34-year-old Traverse City man was arraigned this week in District Court for failure to pay child support.  Tahca M. Milk of 2811 N. Michael Place pleaded not guilty to failure to pay child support and as a habitual offender.  More...

Dispatch Blotter

Thursday, May 17  8:31 a.m. —Centerville Township — Dog in dad’s yard. Ongoing problem.  9:26 a.m. — Suttons Bay Township — Miscellaneous juvenile activity.  10:08 a.m. More...