POLICE BLOTTER: Fires and fallen debris in Mont. County as March roars out

Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in Northeast Michigan. This has been only lightly edited.


Update on April 5, 2021

Total: 78

Alarms: 0

Animal Control: 3

Traffic Arrests: 0

OWI Arrests: 0

Drug Arrests: 0

Warrant Arrests: 1

Complaint Arrest: 0

Animal/Vehicle Crashes: 5

Disputes: 3

Lewiston EMS: 8

Lewiston Fire: 1

Tri-Township EMS: 18

Tri-Township Fire: 4

Hillman EMS: 12

Hillman Fire: 4

Vienna Fire: 0

Canada Creek EMS: 1

Canada Creek Fire: 0


March 29

10:54 a.m.: An officer responded to Montmorency St in Albert Township for a barking dog complaint.

3:51 p.m.: An officer met an MSP trooper in Alpena County to pick up a female that had been arrested on a MCSO warrant. She was lodged.

5:29 p.m.: Officers did a welfare check on an elderly male on Pleasant Valley Rd in Hillman Township. Subject was located and found to be ok.

March 30

9:50 a.m.: Hillman Fire/EMS responded to a grass fire on Co Rd 451 in Montmorency Township. The fire was put out.

11:59 a.m.: Atlanta DNR Fire and Hillman Fire/EMS responded to a wood pile on fire on Royston Rd. The fire was extinguished.

1:23 p.m.: The Montmorency Road Commission was contacted for a tree hanging over Cohoon Rd causing a road hazard.

1:47 p.m.: MDOT was contacted for a tree that had fallen in the roadway on M-32 causing a road hazard.

4:40 p.m.: Tri Township Fire and PIE&G responded to a down power line on Harwood Rd in Loud Township.

5:30 p.m.: Officers, Tri Township Fire and DNR Fire responded to wood processor on fire on Thorton Rd. No one was injured, all crews cleared at 7:40 p.m.

March 31

8:37 a.m.: A welfare check was requested on an Albert Township resident, he was found to be fine.

10:10 a.m.: A verbal dispute was reported in The Village of Hillman, the male subject was found to have a Montmorency County warrant, he was arrested on the warrant and lodged.

7:56 p.m.: Erratic drivers on Morningstar Lake Rd were reported, when officers arrived on scene, the vehicles were no longer on scene.

April 1

11:14 a.m.: A welfare check on a Hillman man was requested by Alpena Police, deputies responded to the residence, the subject was found to be fine and officers cleared without incident.

1:05 p.m.: A chimney fire was reported in Hillman Township, Hillman Fire, EMS along with Tri Township Fire all responded to the scene, the fire was put out; all units cleared.

8:28 p.m.: A MCSO Deputy responded to a single vehicle accident involving two deer that occurred in Briley Township; there was only damage to the vehicle. Officer cleared without incident.

April 2

9:34 p.m.: Albert Township resident called in a male subject walking down Buttles Rd yelling and threatening with obscenities while they were in their yard. Michigan DNR and MCSD Deputies responded to the area. Male subject left the scene prior to law arrival. DNR and Deputies searched the area but were unable to locate the male.

April 3

10:52 a.m.: Deputies responded to a verbal dispute in Hillman Township. Parties were separated.


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