POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County deputies handle loose horses, crashes
Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in Northeast Michigan. This has been only lightly edited.
MONTMORENCY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Updated Jan. 17
Animal Control: 6
Traffic Arrests: 0
OWI Arrests: 0
Drug Arrests: 0
Warrant Arrests: 0
Complaint Arrest: 0
Animal/Vehicle Crashes: 6
Lewiston EMS: 10
Lewiston Fire: 0
Tri-Township EMS: 17
Tri-Township Fire: 2
Hillman EMS: 8
Hillman Fire: 1
Vienna Fire: 0
Canada Creek EMS: 4
Canada Creek Fire: 1
DNR FIRE: 0
Montmorency County Inmates lodged in Alpena Jail: 11
12:13 p.m.: A passerby called 911 to report a vehicle in the ditch in Briley Township, law enforcement along with Tri Township Fire and EMS all responded to the scene. No injuries were reported. All responders cleared without incident.
5:47 p.m.: A male subject came into the lobby at MCSO to report he had slid off the road in Hillman Township and taken down a stop sign, the Road Commission was notified.
1:27 a.m.: A subject driving through Rust Township called 911 to report he almost hit a horse, the owner was notified and the neighbors came over to assist with putting the horses back in the fence.
7:57 a.m.: An officer was notified of a vehicle that had slid into the ditch in Briley Township, the officer responded to the scene. No one was injured and the deputy cleared without incident.
10:16 a.m.: A welfare check was requested on a resident of Hillman Township, a deputy responded to the scene. The subject was found to be fine, he had just slept in.
11:26 p.m.: A deputy responded to a vehicle deer accident on M-32 in Hillman Township; the driver and passengers were found to be fine and the officer took the report.
3:01 a.m.: Deputies responded to a verbal dispute in Albert Township; upon arrival one of the subjects had left the scene. Deputies took a statement and cleared without incident.
8:52 a.m.: A welfare check was requested on a Montmorency Township resident, a deputy responded to the residence to find the subject to be fine, deputy cleared without incident.
8:45 a.m.: While on routine patrol a deputy stopped to assist a motorist with a flat tire.
10:19 a.m.: A 911 hang up resulted in two deputies responded to a residence in Vienna Township; turned out to just be a verbal argument. Deputies cleared without incident.
1:21 p.m.: A two vehicle crash was reported in Avery Township; no injuries were reported. A deputy responded to take the report.
5:20 p.m.: A resident of Albert Township who was out of town called to request officers check his apartment as the neighbor said someone was inside; a deputy responded to the scene. No one was in the apartment upon the deputy’s arrival.
8:54 p.m.: A Deputy responded to a suspicious vehicle in Hillman Village; The driver was found to be currently living out of the vehicle and down on his luck; The officer advised the male subject about the shelter in Alpena and to seek out their services for assistance. Deputy cleared without incident.
10:19 p.m.: Hillman Fire Department along with law enforcement responded to a structure fire in Hillman Township; the fire was extinguished, no one was injured and all responders cleared without incident.
9:20 p.m.: A call came into the dispatch center to report a deer vehicle accident on Rust Rd. in Rust Township: the party involved was uninjured. Dispatch and an officer took the report.