Gun slinging wedding reception guest lands in jail; beer runner arrested

September 22, 2014

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GRANT TWP. — A 21-year-old Scottville man was arrested early Sunday morning for felony assault with a weapon during a wedding reception in the 6700 block of North U.S. 31. At 2:36 a.m., deputies responded to a report of a call of an assault with a firearm, no shots were fired. The suspect was lodged in the Mason Jail on two counts of felonious assault, two counts of felony firearm and one count of assault and battery. A rifle was also recovered during the investigation.

PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — Deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 21-year-old Ludington man Saturday at 1:53 a.m. at U.S. 10 and Pere Marquette Hwy. after deputies spotted a vehicle which had been reported stolen earlier. The owner of the vehicle advised deputies, following the stop, that it was all a “misunderstanding of a beer run,” according to a report from Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. The driver was charged with driving while license suspended first offense.

Other activity of the sheriff’s office for the weekend of Sept. 19 to 21 included:

Sept. 19, 2014

  • 5:17 a.m.: Alarm activation, 400 block of West Sugar Grove Rd., Victory Twp.

  • 12:51 p.m.: Alarm activation, 2000 block of West U.S. 10, Amber Twp.

  • 2:03 p.m.: Gas drive off of $33.79, Airport EZ Mart, 5400 block of West U.S. 10, Pere Marquette Twp.

  • 2:03 p.m.: Gas drive off of $15, Airport EZ Mart, 5400 block of West U.S. 10, P.M. Twp.

  • 3:02 p.m.: Gas drive off of $31.20, Airport EZ Mart, 5400 block of West U.S. 10, P.M. Twp.

  • 3:31 p.m.: Two vehicle rear-end crash with minor injuries, U.S. 10 and Jebavy Dr., P.M. Twp.

  • 5:09 p.m.: A 19-year-old Muskegon man was ticketed following a one vehicle crash at Jebavy Dr. and Fountain Rd. in Hamlin Twp. The driver, who received minor injuries, told deputies he had fallen asleep, which caused him to run off the road and overturn.

  • 7:57 p.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, Sugar Grove and Larson roads, Sheridan Twp.

  • 8 p.m.: Assist to EMS, 5100 block of East Free Soil Rd., Meade Twp.

  • 8:14 p.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, M-116 and Jagger Rd., Hamlin Twp.

  • 9 p.m.: Two vehicle crash, no injuries, U.S. 10 and Pere Marquette Hwy., P.M. Twp.

carter_080114Sept. 20

  • 5:10 a.m.: A car hit three goats, no injuries to humans, Conrad and Victory Corners roads, Amber Twp.

  • 6:01 a.m.: Alarm activation, 5100 block of West U.S. 10, P.M. Twp.

  • 12:29 p.m.: A 65-year-old Walkerville man was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated following a two vehicle crash, no injuries, U.S. 10 and P.M. Hwy., P.M. Twp.

  • 2:30 p.m.: A 25-year-old Scottville man was arrested on a warrant arrest at Oceana Drive and U.S. 31 freeway, Summit Twp. The warrants were for probation violations.

  • 7:20 p.m.: A 22-year-old Ludington man was arrested following a traffic stop at Reinberg Ave. and Johnson Rd., City of Scottville, for an outstanding bench warrant out of Mason County.

  • 8:25 p.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, U.S. 10 and Tuttle Rd., Custer Twp.

Sept. 21:

  • 8:15 a.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, U.S. 31 freeway and Pere Marquette Hwy. off ramp, P.M. Twp.

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