Deputy captures fleeing suspect.

November 6, 2017

Deputy captures fleeing suspect.


PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — A 55-year-old Ludington man who allegedly fled into the woods was chased down by a Mason County sheriff’s deputy and was arrested following a 911 call reporting domestic violence in the 5600 block of West Johnson Road Saturday shortly after 5 p.m., said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The suspect faces a felony charge of resisting and opposing a police officer.

“When the deputy pulled up to the residence, the suspect fled on foot into the woods,” Cole said. “He was chased down by the deputy and arrested.”

Other police activity over the weekend in Mason County includes:

Friday, Nov. 3, 2017:

– 1:08 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), driving while license suspended (DWLS) arrest, Jebavy Drive and King Road, Pere Marquette Township. A 26-year-old Lowell man was arrested following a traffic stop.

– 8:14 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, North US 31, Grant Township.

– 8:17 a.m., (Ludington Police Department), truancy, 700 block of East Tinkham Avenue, City of Ludington.

– 12:23 p.m., (MCSO), three-vehicle crash, no injuries, US 10 and Meyers Road, Pere Marquette Township.

– 2:30 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injuries, Freeman Road east of US 31, Free Soil Township.

– 4:29 p.m., (MCSO), vehicle/bicycle crash, minor injury, US 10 and US 31 southbound on-ramp, Amber Township. A vehicle driven by an 81-year-old Hart woman attempted a left turn from US 10 onto the southbound US 31 freeway. In doing so, she struck a bicycle being operated by a 47-year-old Scottville man. He was treated at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

– 7:21 p.m., (MCSO), operating while intoxicated ​(OWI) arrest, Reek Road near Millerton Road, Sherman Township. A 45-year-old Scottville woman was arrested following a one-vehicle crash involving no injuries.

– 7:55 p.m., (Michigan State Police), assault, under investigation, 3000 block of South Pere Marquette Highway, Summit Township.

– 8:45 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, Dewey and Lincoln roads, Hamlin Township.

– 8:48 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 31 and Treml Road, Grant Township.

– 10:03 p.m., (LPD), domestic assault, 500 block of East Danaher Street, City of Ludington.

– 11:25 p.m., (LPD), disorderly person, 200 block of North James Street, City of Ludington.

Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017:

– 6:14 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, Nelson and Barton roads, Pere Marquette Township.

– 6:24 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, northbound US 31 Freeway near Pere Marquette Highway, Pere Marquette Township.

– 9:45 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 10 and Gordon Road, Amber Township.

– 10:09 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 10 and Budzynski Road, Branch Township.

– 4:49 p.m., (LPD), larceny, 300 block of West Ludington Avenue, City of Ludington.

– 5:36 p.m., (LPD), larceny, 300 block of West Ludington Avenue, City of Ludington.

– 10:30 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, Chauvez Road west of Custer Road, Custer Township.

– 11:53 p.m., (MSP), a 33-year-old Manistee man was arrested on fugitive warrant and for DWLS, Free Soil and Tyndall roads, Free Soil Township.

Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017:

– 1:29 a.m., (LPD), breaking and entering, 400 block of North Delia Street, City of Ludington.

– 7:07 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, Stiles and Johnson roads, Amber Township.

– 9 a.m., (MSP), one-car crash, no injuries, US 31 and Hoague Road, Grant Township.

– 1:42 p.m., (MCSO), attempted breaking and entering, 6100 block of East Trail Ridge, Sheridan Township.

– 4:30 p.m., (MSP), hit-and-run crash, Anthony and Masten roads, Logan Township.

– 8:50 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injuries, Hawley Road west of Scottville Road, Riverton Township.

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