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Branch woman arrested on 3 outstanding warrants; drunk teen arrested at school.

November 13, 2014
Branch woman arrested on 3 outstanding warrants; drunk teen arrested at school.

SCOTTVILLE — Deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 27-year-old Branch woman early Wednesday morning following a traffic stop at State St. (U.S. 10) and Columbia Ave. The woman had three outstanding arrest warrants against her including a criminal bench warrant for failure to pay fines and costs, stemming from a domestic violence charge from Ludington Police Department; a…

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Unwanted person, car/deer crashes occupy deputies’ activity.

November 12, 2014
Unwanted person, car/deer crashes occupy deputies’ activity.

The following was the activity of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office for Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014: 6:40 a.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, Reek and Johnson roads, Custer Twp. 8 a.m.: Car/deer crash, no injuries, Hansen and Meyers roads, Amber Twp. 1:24 p.m.: Gas drive off of $90.45, Scottville EZ Mart, 400 block of East U.S. 10, Custer Twp. 4:16 p.m.:…

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Scottville man charged on 3 counts of CSC.

November 11, 2014
Scottville man charged on 3 counts of CSC.

RIVERTON TWP. — On Friday, Nov. 7, deputies from Mason County Sheriff’s Office and officers from Scottville Police Dept. arrested Javier Guzman-Bererra, 41, in the 3900 block of West Chauvez Rd. Guzman-Bererra was wanted on an outstanding warrant for criminal sexual conduct second degree. He was arraigned over the weekend in 79th District Court on three counts of CSC second degree…

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Sheriff’s office activity includes more car/deer crashes, open intox ticket.

November 7, 2014
Sheriff’s office activity includes more car/deer crashes, open intox ticket.

The following was the activity of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office for Thursday, Nov. 7, 2014: 12:02 a.m.: Assist to Ludington Police Dept., 1000 block of North William St., City of Ludington. 10:38 a.m.: Suspicious situation, Daisy Lane, Pere Marquette Twp. 11:49 a.m.: Assist to Ludington Police Dept., Ludington and Rath avenues, City of Ludington. 3 p.m.: Gas drive off…

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MSP activity

November 6, 2014
MSP activity

Recent Michigan State Police activity in Mason County, reported from the Hart post: Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014: – 1 a.m., car-deer crash, Lakeshore Dr. near Neil Rd., Pere Marquette Twp. – 2 p.m., unknown assist to Dept. of Human Services, Sherman Twp. Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 – 12:15 a.m., suspicious person, 5700 block of W. Johnson Rd. near Nelson Rd., Pere…

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