Local police reports

Evart

06/16

An officer was dispatched to a civil dispute. The parties were advised to resolve their issues between the two of them.

An officer assisted Michigan State Police on a possible breaking and entering.

06/17

An officer was dispatched to a criminal sexual conduct complaint. The case remains under investigation.

An officer was dispatched to a private property damage accident.

06/18

An officer was dispatched to a well-being check. The individual was found to be secure.

06/20

An officer was dispatched to a violation of a controlled substance complaint. TNT was called in to assist.

An officer had contact with a subject with an outstanding warrant. The subject was transported to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department where they were lodged on charges.

Reed City

6/15

Officers were dispatched to a local business where a vehicle had struck the building. There was only minor damage to the building and no injuries were reported.

Officers assisted an individual with transportation to a doctor’s appointment after he was found driving down U.S. 10 on a flat tire. The individual was given a verbal warning and advised to get the tire fixed before driving the vehicle again.

Officers received a complaint of a two-car property damage accident that occurred over the weekend on West Stimson. One vehicle backed out of a drive into a parked vehicle. Only minor damage occurred to both vehicles.

Officers were dispatched to Shakers Party Store regarding shoplifting caught on surveillance cameras. The juvenile male on the video was identified and his mother was notified. The matter has been turned over to the Prosecutors Office for review.

Officers assisted the Michigan State Police with an accident on 225th Avenue near 4 Mile Road, in which a car struck a tree. The driver was believed to be suffering from medical problems.

Officers responded to an alarm activation at a local business. It was determined to be a false alarm.

6/16

Officers received a complaint of Criminal Sexual Conduct. The matter was determined to have occurred outside of the county and was turned over to the proper authorities.

Officers responded to the activation of a motion alarm. Officers found the local business to be secure and noted that in the past the alarm appeared to have been activated by bats flying around inside the building.

Officers received a complaint from a local business regarding an on going situation with the behavior of a disorderly 20-year-old male during the late hours. A no trespassing order was served on the male without incident.

6/17

Officers responded to a call regarding a complaint of two juvenile runaways. The two juveniles were found a short time later and returned to their father.

Officers performed property inspections and found two residences in violation of the City Ordinance code 674.02 (tall grass), attempts were made to locate the owners at each residence without success. Therefore the appropriate abatement paper work will be served.

Officers were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident on West Church and South Higbee streets. No injuries were reported and only minor damage to the vehicles.

6/18

Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex in reference to two females arguing over the ownership of a vehicle. The vehicle in question had been sold to one of the individuals involved, yet no payment had been made. The vehicle was still registered and insured by the other individual who also still held the title. The matter was resolved without further incident.

Officers were requested to assist the Osceola County Sheriff's Department with a domestic assault in Evart. Officers assisted without incident.

Officers were requested to conduct a joint investigation with Child Protective Services in reference to an accusation of Criminal Sexual Conduct involving a juvenile. The matter is under investigation.

Officers were dispatched to 2-car property damage accident at Church and Roth streets. No injuries were reported. One driver was cited for failure to stop at an assured clear distance.

Officers were dispatched to a local residence regarding the distribution of alcohol and prescription medication to a minor. The matter is under investigation.

6/19

Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex regarding a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident involving a parked car. Only minor damage occurred and the matter is under investigation.

Officers were dispatched to a residence in for a civil dispute. The matter was resolved without incident.

Officers were requested to assist the Michigan State Police on a traffic stop, with scene security while the trooper performed a vehicle search.

6/20

Officers were dispatched to the Community Mental Health parking lot to perform a well-being check on an individual who had called about possible treatment. Upon officers' arrival, no one was located.

6/21

Officers were dispatched to local business regarding suspicious activity and an attempted breaking and entering of a storage shed. The suspect had been spotted by the caller and fled on foot prior to officers being called. The matter is under investigation.

While performing a traffic stop, officers found marijuana in the vehicle. The 17 and 18-year-old males were arrested and lodged in the Osceola County Jail for possession of marijuana.