‘Wellbeing check’ in parking lot yields suspected meth.

May 10, 2021

‘Wellbeing check’ in parking lot yields suspected meth.

The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com.

AMBER TOWNSHIP — A warrant is being requested by the Mason County Sheriff’s Office for a 42-year-old Ludington woman following a “wellbeing check” on a female in the Meijer parking lot on West US 10 Saturday, May 8, shortly after 8 p.m. Suspected meth was located in the vehicle, said Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

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

Friday, May 7, 2021:

  • 3:01 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, City of Scottville.
  • 2:33 p.m., (MCSO), a 19-year-old Manistee man was cited for driving without a license/never applied following a traffic stop, Michigan Street near Democrat Street, Village of Free Soil.
  • 5:38 p.m., (MCSO), unlawful driving away of an automobile (UDAA), 300 block of East State Street, City of Scottville. The complainant reported a 2011 Chevy Aveo was stolen. No registration plate is on the vehicle. 
  • 6:48 p.m., (MCSO), illegal dumping/damaged property, 300 block of South Meyers Road, Amber Township. The complainant reported an unknown person dumped old furniture on their property and damaged a garage. 
  • 7:42 p.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Pere Marquette Township. 
  • 10 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Schoenherr Road south of Millerton Road, Sheridan Township.

Saturday, May 8, 2021:

  • 4:16 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 5:32 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 1:46 p.m., (MCSO), gas drive-off, $30.20 in fuel stolen, Ludington EZ Mart, 5900 block of West US 10, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 3:22 p.m., (MCSO), a 48-year-old Muskegon woman was cited for driving while license suspended (DWLS) following a traffic stop, US 31 near Freeman Road, Grant Township.
  • 5:12 p.m., (MCSO), larceny from a building, 200 block of South Main Street, City of Scottville. The complainant reported a larceny of goods from the Dollar General store.
  • 10:04 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, US 31 freeway north of Pere Marquette Highway off-ramp, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 10:30 p.m., car/deer crash, no injury, US 31 south of Johnson Road, Amber Township.
  • 11:39 p.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Amber Township.

Sunday, May 9, 2021:

  • 8:08 a.m., (MCSO), warrants are being requested for illegal entry, trespassing and probation violation, 6500 block of East Sugar Grove Road, Sheridan Township. The warrants are being sought for a 21-year-old Fountain man following a 911 call reporting a male subject sitting in the caller’s vehicle.  The male was unknown to the caller. 
  • 1:10 p.m., (Michigan State Police), turfing of a wheat field causing $300 in damages, 2100 block of West Johnson Road, Amber Township. The case is under investigation.
  • 4:52 p.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Village of Fountain.
  • 5:51 p.m., larceny of firewood, 200 block of North Tallman Lake Road, Sheridan Township.
  • 7:56 p.m., (MCSO), domestic assault by strangulation arrest, 2800 block of East Meisenheimer Road, Eden Township. A 49-year-old Custer man was arrested following a 911 call of an active fight between two males.

Please consider helping to fund local news. Mason County Press and Oceana County Press are available for free thanks to the generous support of our advertisers and individuals who support our service. Click on the PayPal donation button located on the top right of our website.

This story is copyrighted © 2021, all rights reserved by Media Group 31, LLC, PO Box 21, Scottville, MI 49454. No portion of this story or images may be reproduced in any way, including print or broadcast, without expressed written consent.

As the services of Media Group 31, LLC are news services, the information posted within the sites are archivable for public record and historical posterity. For this reason it is the policy and practice of this company to not delete postings. It is the editor’s discretion to update or edit a story when/if new information becomes available. This may be done by editing the posted story or posting a new “follow-up” story. Media Group 31, LLC or any of its agents have the right to make any changes to this policy. Refer to Use Policy for more information.


Area Churches