Local police reports

Reed City

12/02

Officers investigated an abandoned vehicle that was parked in the 300 block of West Todd Avenue. The vehicle was tagged and will be impounded in 48 hours if not removed by the owner.

Officers responded to a two-vehicle private property damage crash at the high school. There were no injuries and only minor damage. A report was completed.

12/03

Officers responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash at Upton Avenue and Chestnut Street. There were no injuries and only minor damage. The at-fault driver was operating on a suspended drivers license and was arrested and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Officers were called to the old water treatment plant for a hit and run accident. The complainant reported that someone had crashed into the fence with a vehicle and left the scene. A report was completed and the matter is under investigation.

Officers handled a walk-in assault complaint. The complainant reported that his girlfriend’s son had pulled a knife on him and made threats to harm him. The matter is under investigation.

Officers located a subject walking that was on probation and in violation of his probation conditions by drinking alcohol. The subject was arrested and lodged in the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Officers located a subject at a residence that had an outstanding warrant for neglect child out of the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. The subject was arrested and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

12/04

Officers assisted the Wexford County Sheriff’s Department in locating a subject in Reed City that was wanted for a gas drive off in Cadillac.

Officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. It was discovered that the driver was intoxicated and in violation of his probation conditions. The subject was arrested for operating while intoxicated - second incident.

12/05

Officers received notification that a subject had been arrested on a warrant in Rockford, Ill., on a 2006 fraud case investigated by the Reed City Police Department. The subject was lodged and is awaiting extradition proceedings.

Officers responded to a gas station in Reed City for a gas drive-off complaint. The subject pumped $10 worth of gas and left without paying. The suspect has been identified and the matter is under investigation.

Officers responded to the Montcalm County Jail to take custody of a subject that had been arrested on a Reed City warrant for larceny and operating without insurance. The subject was transported to and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

12/06

Officers did a peace officer standby at a residence in Reed City. There were no problems.

Officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. It was discovered that the driver was operating on a suspended license, had an open container of alcohol and was improperly using a license plate in addition to having an outstanding warrant out of the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department for driving on a suspended license. The driver was arrested and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

12/07

Officers assisted the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department on a report of a suicidal female at a residence on Craft Road. Once the scene was secure, the officer resumed normal patrol duties within the city.

Officers responded to a business for an alarm. Officers checked the building and found it to be secure and the alarm was determined to be false. The property owner was notified.

Evart

12/02

An officer was dispatched to investigate a malicious destruction of property complaint at the elementary school. Preliminary investigations determined four windows were shot with a .410 shotgun. The complaint is still under investigation. Please contact the Evart Police Department at 231-734-5911 or Silent Observer at 231-779-9215 if you have any information reference this complaint.

12/05

An officer was dispatched to a residence to assist medical personnel.

12/07

An officer received property that was found at a local business. The officer identified the owner of the property and returned it.

12/07

An officer received a larceny complaint. The officer took statements from the complainant and the victim. The complaint is still under investigation.

An officer was dispatched to assist medical personnel with a disorderly patient. The officer arrived on scene and the patient started cooperating.

12/08

An officer was dispatched to a dog at large complaint. The officer was advised the dog charged at the complainant and the complainant’s dog. The officer was unable to make contact with the dog’s owner and eventually located the dog. The dog was kenneled at the Osceola County Animal Control Shelter.