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Crashes keep police busy.

December 19, 2018

Crashes keep police busy. #MasonCountyCrime The following is recent police activity in Mason County: Monday, Dec. 17, 2018: – 12:25 a.m., (Michigan State Police), car/deer crash, Scottville and Wilson roads, Custer Township. – 4:07 p.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), alarm activation, Pere Marquette Township. – 5:37 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle hit-and-run crash, no injury, Scottville Road north of Hawley Road, Riverton…

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Custer woman faces multiple drug charges, drugged driving.

December 18, 2018

Custer woman faces multiple drug charges, drugged driving. #MasonCountyCrime CUSTER – A 59-year-old Custer woman could face up to four years in prison after she was arrested on felony charges of possession of cocaine, oxycodone, methadone and hydromorphone and a misdemeanor charge of operating while under the influence of drugs following a traffic stop by Mason County sheriff’s deputies Saturday, Dec.…

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Custer woman arrested on multiple drug charges, drugged driving.

December 17, 2018

Custer woman arrested on multiple drug charges, drugged driving. #MasonCountyCrime CUSTER – A 59-year-old Custer woman was arrested on felony charges of possession of cocaine, oxycodone, methadone and hydromorphone and a misdemeanor charge of operating while under the influence of drugs following a traffic stop by Mason County sheriff’s deputies Saturday, Dec. 15, at 2:04 p.m. ​on Monroe Street, said…

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Man charged with fraudulent check writing, credit card use.

December 14, 2018

Man charged with fraudulent check writing, credit card use. #MasonCountyCrime. LUDINGTON — Daniel Lee McClure, 32, of Ludington, is facing up to 14 years in prison for writing fraudulent checks and fraudulently making credit card transactions. McClure was arrested recently by Ludington Police Department and arraigned in 79th District Court on three felony charges of uttering and publishing along with…

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Snowmobile crash results in drunk driving arrest.

December 10, 2018

Snowmobile crash results in drunk driving arrest. #MasonCountyCrime BRANCH TOWNSHIP – A 39-year-old Baldwin man was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies for operating while intoxicated after his snowmobile crashed around 8:30 p.m., on Sunday, Dec. 9, at the intersection of Walhalla and Barothy roads, said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. The man was not injured. The initial dispatch call…

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