POLICE BLOTTER: Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office responds to alarms, reported assault, vehicle crash

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


News Release Feb. 26, 2024

Total: 75

Alarms: 2

Animal Control: 2

Traffic Arrests: 0

OWI Arrests: 0

Drug Arrests: 0

Warrant Arrests: 1

Complaint Arrest: 0

Animal/Vehicle Crashes: 1

Disputes: 2

Lewiston EMS: 11

Lewiston Fire: 0

Tri-Township EMS: 14

Tri-Township Fire: 1

Hillman EMS: 14

Hillman Fire: 2

Vienna Fire: 0

Canada Creek EMS: 1

Canada Creek Fire: 0


Inmate’s housed in Alpena Jail – 15

Feb. 19

3:20 p.m. A welfare check on a family member in Rust Township was requested. Deputies responded to the residence, there was no one living at the residence, the family member was advised.

Feb. 20

8:56 a.m. An alarm company called to report a residential burglar alarm at a residence in Albert Township. Contact was made with the homeowner and she advised no response was needed the cat set off the motion alarm.

11:13 a.m. A resident of Vienna Township came in to report a larceny. The report was taken, investigation is ongoing at this time.

11:26 a.m. A welfare check was requested on a resident of Avery Township by a delivery service, the resident hadn’t been picking up his packages, a deputy responded to the residence, the subject was found to be fine.

Feb. 21

6:41 a.m. A Hillman resident reported a possible fire in a light fixture in the bathroom, fire was contained and no injuries were reported.

4:28 p.m. A Hillman resident was taken into custody and lodged in Alpena Jail after stealing alcohol from a local convenience store.

4:30 p.m. MCSO was contacted by Otsego county, because they a subject in custody that showed an active warrant for Montmorency County, a deputy responded to Otsego and the subject was transported to Alpena Jail to be lodged.

Feb. 22

5:36 p.m. Lewiston business reported a man was assaulted by 4 subjects in the parking lot, investigation is ongoing.

9:15 p.m. A Lewiston resident reported multiple subjects trespassing on her property while looking for a dog, subjects were warned to not trespass on callers property.

Feb. 23

10:17 a.m. A deputy arrested a male subject on a probation violation, he transported the subject to Alpena Jail to be lodged.

10:05 p.m. A vehicle deer accident was reported to the center; an officer responded and took report.

Feb. 24

7:24 a.m. A single vehicle crash was reported in Montmorency Township. Deputies along with Tri Township Fire and EMS all responded to the scene.

3:41 p.m. The report of a neighbor dog coming onto their property and killing many of their chickens was made to dispatch. The parties decided to settle the cost of the chickens amongst themselves.


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