Ice cream cone, waffle iron cause disturbances

May 26, 2015

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BRANCH TWP. — Mason County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to two separate disturbances involving food over the holiday weekend.

The first disturbance was reported Saturday, May 23, at 8:16 p.m. at Pioneer Party Store in the 6100 block of E. US-10 when a “subject became upset because she felt she did not get enough sprinkles on her ice cream cone and threw the cone at the clerk,” stated Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The second disturbance was reported Sunday, May 24, at 9:04 a.m. at American Best Value Inn in the 5000 block of W. US-10 in Pere Marquette Township, where “20-plus persons were asked to leave the hotel by the owners following an argument over the waffle maker,” Cole stated.

Other MCSO weekend activity includes:

Friday, May 22, 2015:

– 2:58 p.m., a 24-year-old Richland, Ky. man was cited for no operator’s license – never applied following a traffic stop, Sugar Grove and Gordon, Victory


– 1:07 p.m., suspicious person call, unfounded, US-10 west of Brye, Amber Twp.

– 1:23 p.m., a 34-year-old Ludington man was arrested on a two-count felony State, Sheriffs, Chiefs Enforcement Narcotics Team (SSCENT) warrant for bribing/intimidating and using computers to commit a crime, 1000 block of Lancer Lane, PM Twp.

– 3:23 p.m., stolen handgun, 5700 block of S. PM Hwy., Summit Twp.

– 8:17 p.m., gas drive-off, $39.80 in fuel taken, 5400 block of W. US10 — Airport EZ Mart, PM Twp.

– 10:31 p.m., an 18-year-old Baldwin woman was arrested for retail fraud, 4800 block of W. US-10 — Walmart, PM Twp.

– 11:26 p.m., alarm activation, 3800 block of W. US-10, Amber Twp.

Saturday, May 23, 2015:

– 12:25 a.m., disturbance, large party asked to quiet down, case closed, Buttersville Park, PM Twp.

– 10:15 a.m., trespassing arrest, 4500 block of Tamarac, Hamlin Twp.

– 1 p.m., a 23-year-old Ludington woman was arrested at the sheriff’s office on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant for possession of marijuana after she came into a visit an inmate, City of Ludington.

– 1:15 p.m., a 28-year-old Fountain man was arrested after deputies were dispatched to an “assault in progress” call to a residence, 600 block of W. US-10, Amber Twp.

– 5:32 p.m., gas drive-off, $25 in fuel taken, 5900 block of W. US-10 — Ludington EZ Mart, PM Twp.

– 9 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, US-10 and Stiles, Amber Twp.

– 10:01 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, Benson and Sugar Grove, Sheridan Twp.

Sunday, May 24, 2015:

– 12:36 a.m., a warrant is being requested for a 50-year-old Lansing man for OWI and possession of hash oil following a traffic stop, US-10 east of Custer, Custer Twp.

– 12:53 p.m., two-vehicle crash, no injuries, Lincoln north of Jagger, Hamlin Twp.

– 1:26 p.m., damaged property – mailbox, 5900 block of N. Lincoln, Hamlin Twp.

– 7:55 p.m., gas drive-off, $43.77 in fuel taken, 5400 block of W. US-10 — Airport Shell, PM Twp.

– 8:23 p.m., a 24-year-old Ludington man was cited for driving while license suspended (DWLS) following a traffic stop, PM Hwy. south of US-10, PM Twp.

– 11:32 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, US-31 Freeway, one mile north of Oceana Drive Summit Twp.

Monday, May 25, 2015:

– 3:43 a.m., one-vehicle crash with injuries, 1500 block of W. Chauvez Road, Riverton Twp. MCSO units were dispatched to a single-vehicle crash with no one around the  vehicle. Deputies located drops of blood on the driver’s side and driver’s door. Case remains open.

– 9:50 a.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, US-10 and Darr, Custer Twp.

– 11:53 a.m., unwanted person call, Nelson St., City of Scottville.

– 1:21 p.m., two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US-10 and Brye, Amber Twp.

– 7:19 p.m., larceny of a dog, a 6-month-old female Rottweiler puppy was stolen from the complainant’s yard, 6900 block of N. US-31, Free Soil Twp.

– 8:28 p.m., vehicle/tree crash, no injuries, Taylor and Filburn, Branch Twp.

– 9:24 p.m., a 35-year-old Ludington man was cited for DWLS following a traffic stop, US-10 and Jebavy, PM Twp.

– 10 p.m., car/deer crash, no injuries, Reinberg  and First, City of Scottville.