Roadside nap leads to arrest.

August 9, 2017

Roadside nap leads to arrest.


SHERMAN TOWNSHIP — A 55-year-old Irons man was arrested for open intoxicants in a vehicle Tuesday, Aug. 8, at 2:46 a.m. after Mason County sheriff’s deputies found him “sleeping in his running vehicle roadside” at Custer and Sugar Grove roads, said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

Other recent police activity in Mason County includes:

Monday, Aug. 7, 2017:

– 8:15 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), car/deer crash, no injuries, Rasmussen Road east of Jebavy Drive, Pere Marquette Township.

– 12:44 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, minor injury, US 10 and Dennis Road, Amber Township.

– 1:55 p.m., (MCSO), larceny of an American flag and a confederate flag, 2700 block of Countyline Road, Grant Township.

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017:

– 1:50 a.m., (Michigan State Police), a 43-year-old Chicago man was arrested for no operator’s license, US 31, Amber Township.

– 7:15 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, M 116 north of Lakeshore Drive, Hamlin Township.

– 2:36 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle hit and run crash, no injuries, 3800 block of West US 10, Amber Township.

– 4:36 p.m., (MCSO), ​breaking and entering to a residence, 4600 block of South Scottville Road, Riverton Township. The home had been broken into some time during the day, the sheriff said.

– 5 p.m., (MSP), domestic assault, under investigation, 2000 block of Sandy Drive, Hamlin Township.

– 5:23 p.m., (MCSO), car/motorcycle crash causing injury, Pere Marquette Highway at the northbound US 31 off-ramp, Pere Marquette Township. A 75-year-old Hart man received serious, but non-life-threatening, injuries after he had slowed his motorcycle for a semi-truck, which had pulled in front of him, when he was rear-ended by vehicle driven by a 50-year-old Custer woman.

– 6:30 p.m., (MSP), a 37-year-old Custer woman was arrested for driving an unregistered vehicle and operating without insurance, Budzynski Road and First Street, Branch Township.

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