Custer man arrested for false pretense over $100,000, larceny by conversion over $20,000.

September 14, 2020

Custer man arrested for false pretense over $100,000, larceny by conversion over $20,000.


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CUSTER TOWNSHIP — A 56-year-old Custer man was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies Saturday, Sept. 12, shortly before 4 p.m. on East Wilson Road on two outstanding felony warrants issued in Marquette County.

One warrant charges larceny by false pretenses over $100,000 and one charges larceny by conversion over $20,0000, said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The following is other police activity in Mason County over the weekend:

Friday, Sept. 11, 2020:

– 7 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), car/deer crash, no injury, Sugar Grove Road west of Darr Road, Sherman Township.

– 1:01 p.m., (MCSO), a 20 year-old Manistee man was cited for driving while license suspended (DWLS) following a traffic stop, US 31 and Townline Road, Victory Township.

– 5 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, Campbell Road north of Dewey Road, Sheridan Township.

– 8:12 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Millerton Road east of Reek Road, Sherman Township.

– 11:50 p.m., (MCSO), car/fox crash, no injury, US 10 west of US 31, Amber Township.

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020:

– 4 a.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injury, US 31 and US 10, Amber Township.

– 6:46 p.m., (MCSO), larceny, 1500 block of West Countyline Road, Grant Township. The complainants reported the theft of packages from their porch.

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020:

– 6:53 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Sugar Grove Road east of US 31, Sherman Township.

– 10 a.m., (Ludington Police Department), a warrant is being sought for 32-year-old man for domestic violence, ​300 block of East Second Street, City of Ludington.

– 4:02 p.m,. (LPD), a 35-year-old Ludington man was arrested for disorderly conduct/disturbing the peace, 100 block of East Foster Street, City of Ludington.

– 8:52 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, US 31 and Hansen Road, Custer Township.

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