Man arrested for 3rd-offense OWI after going 100 mph.

August 23, 2019

Man arrested for 3rd-offense OWI after going 100 mph.


RIVERTON TOWNSHIP – A 47-year-old Ludington man was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies for third-offense operating while intoxicated after allegedly driving 100 mph in a 55-mph zone on Kistler Road east of Pere Marquette Highway Thursday, Aug. 22, shortly after 10 p.m., according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. The man was stopped at Brye and Kistler roads.

In a separate incident, a 78-year-old Fountain woman was arrested for OWI after she ran her vehicle into the ditch​ Thursday shortly after 11 p.m. at Benson and Birch roads in Sheridan Township, Cole said.

Other recent police activity in Mason County includes:

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019:

– 5:14 a.m., (Ludington Police Department), a 49-year-old Bitely man was arrested for driving while license suspended (DWLS) and improper plate, Lavinia and Loomis streets, City of Ludington.

– 7:56 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, US 31 freeway north of Oceana Drive, Summit Township.

– 1:13 p.m., (MCSO), a 28-year-old Fountain man was cited for DWLS following a traffic stop, US 10 and Pere Marquette Highway, Pere Marquette Township.

– 1:37 p.m., (LPD), a 27-year-old Ludington was cited for no license, North Lakeshore Drive, City of Ludington.

– 1:44 p.m., (MCSO), a 33-year-old Custer man was cited for DWLS following a traffic stop​, Jebavy Drive and King Road, Pere Marquette Township.

– 4:30 p.m., (Michigan State Police), larceny of tools, 3000 block of US 31, Sherman Township.

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019:

– 5:11 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Hansen Road east of Custer Road, Custer Township.

– 8:21 a.m., (MSP), car/deer crash, Lakeshore Drive and Chauvez Road, Pere Marquette Township.

– 9 a.m., (MCSO), a 19-year-old Plant City, Florida man was cited for no operator’s license, Angling Road and Jebavy Drive, Hamlin Township.

– 9:16 a.m., (MSP), car/deer crash, Hawley and Stiles roads, Riverton Township.

– 9:08 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Jebavy Drive south of Fountain Road, Hamlin Township.

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