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Recent arraignments include home invasion.

December 9, 2018

79th District Court arraignments. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were arraigned recently in 79th District Court: Felonies – Brandon Gene DeJonge, 27, no address listed, was arrested by the Ludington Police Department (LPD) for three felony counts of second-degree home invasion and third-offense habitual offender. Preliminary exam: Dec. 19 at 11:15 a.m. Bail: $10,000/cash/surety. – Aaron…

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Scottville man charged in Dec. 2017 traffic death of Ben Compeau.

December 7, 2018

Scottville man charged in Dec. 2017 traffic death of Ben Compeau. #MasonCountyNews. LUDINGTON — Laurance Russell Adams, Jr., 23, of 104 E. Third St., Scottville, has been charged with the misdemeanor of moving violation causing death in connection to the December death of Benjamin Compeau, 35, of Scottville. He faces up to one year in jail and/or a fine of…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Dec. 7, 2018.

December 7, 2018

79th District Court sentencings, posted Dec. 7, 2018. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were sentenced recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: – Jasmine Satin Jenks, 29, of 2904 S. Grantsyn Trail, Branch Township, was found guilty Nov. 27 of operating a vehicle while intoxicated and was sentenced to one day in jail with credit for…

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Teen sent to jail for attempted imprisonment.

December 4, 2018

Teen sent to jail for attempted imprisonment. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – An 18-year-old homeless man was sentenced to serve six months up front of a one-year discretionary jail term for a conviction of attempted unlawful imprisonment in 51st Circuit Court Monday, Dec. 4. Devin McKay Martin was initially facing felony charges of kidnapping and criminal sexual conduct…

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Idlewild woman sent to jail for receiving, concealing stolen property.

December 4, 2018

Idlewild woman sent to jail for receiving, concealing stolen property. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – A 43-year-old Idlewild woman was sentenced to serve four months up front of a one-year discretionary jail term in 51st Circuit Court Tuesday, Dec. 4, for a felony of receiving and concealing stolen property $1,000-$20,000. Anna Marie Hawke, of 137 E. US 10,…

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