Man allegedly attempts to run over girlfriend with vehicle.

May 9, 2016

servpro_springstead_022616BRANCH TOWNSHIP — Warrants are being sought for a 35-year-old Mason County man who allegedly attempted to run his girlfriend over with his vehicle Friday, May 6, on East Chickasaw Trail, according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The suspect fled the scene prior to arrival of Mason County Sheriff’s deputies.

Deputies were dispatched at 8:41 p.m. ​following a 911 call from a residence, Cole said. “The victim reported her boyfriend allegedly choked her and attempted to run her over with his vehicle,” Cole said. The sheriff’s office is seeking charges of aggravated domestic assault (strangulation) and felonious assault with a motor vehicle.

Other local law enforcement activity over the weekend includes:

Friday, May 6, 2016:

– 12:26 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), alarm activation, 5100 block of Sixth St., Pere Marquette Township.

– 6:15 a.a., (MCSO), alarm activation, 4000 block of US 10, Amber Township.

– 11:30 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 31 Freeway near PM Hwy, PM Township.

– 12:56 p.m., (MCSO), a 21-year-old Ludington woman was arrested for no operator’s license/never applied following a traffic stop, Haight and Lavinia streets, City of Ludington.

4:44 p.m., (Ludington Police Department), domestic assault, E. Dahaner and S. Emily streets, City of Ludington.

7:54 p.m. (LPD), criminal sexual conduct (CSC), Fitch St., City of Ludington.

– 7:43 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injuries, US 10 and Nelson Rd., PM Township.

– 7:55 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injuries, S. Main and State St., Village of Custer.

– 11:42 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash involving an injury, Hansen Rd., near Dennis Rd., Amber Township. A 59-year-old Ludington woman was traveling eastbound on Hansen Road when she struck a guard rail, lost control, flipped over the guard rail and rolled down an embankment. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and sustained serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. She was airlifted to Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids.

Saturday, May 7, 2016:

– 8:32 p.m., (MCSO), unwanted person, subject left upon request, 143 N. Jebavy Dr., PM Township.

– 11:08 p.m., (MCSO), a 20-year-old Fountain man was arrested for carrying a concealed firearm and possession of an unregistered handgun following a traffic stop, Main and Foster, Village of Fountain. Deputies reportedly located an unregistered handgun under the front seat.

– 11 p.m., (LPD), shots fired, 700 block of N. Delia St., City of Ludington.

Sunday, May 8, 2016:

– 6:01 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 10 and Benson Rd., Branch Township.

-4:01 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injuries, PM Hwy. and Olmstead Rd., Summit Township.

– 4:56 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US 10 and Jebavy Dr., PM Township.

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