POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County deputies respond to crash, fight, break-in, and lost person

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


Updated July 11

Total: 84

Alarms: 2

Animal Control: 5

Traffic Arrests: 0

OWI Arrests: 0

Drug Arrests: 0

Warrant Arrests: 0

Complaint Arrest: 0

Animal/Vehicle Crashes: 5

Disputes: 2

Lewiston EMS: 9

Lewiston Fire: 1

Tri-Township EMS: 10

Tri-Township Fire: 1

Hillman EMS: 9

Hillman Fire: 3

Vienna Fire: 0

Canada Creek EMS: 0

Canada Creek Fire: 0


Montmorency County Inmates lodged in Alpena County Jail: 13

July 4

12:31 a.m.: Deputies responded to a noise complaint in Avery Township; the people involved were advised to keep the noise down for the night.

July 5

12:16 p.m.: Officers responded to a commercial burglar alarm at a business in Montmorency Township. Officers arrived to find that a customer set the alarm off, the owner was contacted and the customer was asked to leave. Officers secured the building.

July 6

2:53 p.m.: An erratic driver was called in to dispatch, deputies responded and located the vehicle, the driver was parked and found to be fine.

10:33 p.m.: A subject in Albert Township called into the center because they were lost; Dispatch assisted them in getting them to their destination.

July 7

2:57 p.m.: A resident of Albert Township came into the MCSO lobby to report breaking and entering of his residence; deputies are investigating this report.

5:27 p.m.: A resident of Hillman Township called to request officers patrol her area as she lives on a private road and ORV’s are constantly tearing up the road.

8:32 p.m.: An officer responded to a call in Albert Township; the caller was reporting damage to property; an investigation is ongoing.

9:41 p.m.: A call came into the center regarding a large tree limb that was blocking both lanes on Farrier Rd in Hillman; an officer responded and cleared the roadway.

July 8

12:56 a.m.: A dispute was reported in Montmorency Township; deputies responded and the parties were separated for the evening. Officers cleared without incident.

6:27 p.m.: A deputy responded to a report of horses loose in Briley Township; the horses were contained while owners were contacted. The deputy cleared without incident.

10:24 p.m.: A car deer accident was reported on M-32 in Rust Township; no one was injured. A deputy responded to take the report.

July 9

5:45 p.m.: Tri Township Fire Department and the DNR Fire Department responded to several small fires along the roadway on M-33 South. The cause of the fires are unknown.

6:13 p.m.: Hillman Fire/EMS and officers responded to a two vehicle accident in front of Charly O’s Pizza in the Village of Hillman. No one was injured.

9 p.m.: Lewiston Fire Dept was dispatched for an illegal burn on Alexander St in Albert Township. The owner of the residence was given a warning for illegal burning.

10:35 p.m.: Officers responded to a fight in progress on Morningstar Lake Rd in Briley Township. A female was transported to My Michigan Health Alpena for a mental evaluation.


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