Police log

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space constraints.


≤ 10:46 p.m., non-traffic accident in parking lot, turned over to hospital, 2000 block Presque Isle Avenue

≤ 11:25 p.m., back cable gate closed by patrol, Peter White Drive


≤ 12:30 a.m., assist Michigan State Police with traffic stop, Washington Street near Morgan Street

≤ 12:32 a.m., blocked sidewalk, cited, 300 block West Ridge Street

≤ 1:15 a.m., south schools checked

≤ 3:14 a.m., north schools checked

≤ 7:20 a.m., complaint of speeders in the area, officer assigned to radar enforcement, Baraga Avenue near Seventh Street

≤ 8:15 a.m., 911 hang up, all OK, 500 block East Ridge Street

≤ 9:50 a.m., vehicle struck meter, causing damage to meter. Subject will pay for damage if needed. 100 block East Washington Street

≤ 10:19 a.m., school check, 400 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 11:44 a.m., female requesting transport to hospital for self admit, 1400 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 11:52 a.m., damage to house, appears to be from BB gun, 700 block Spruce Street

≤ 11:56 a.m., disabled vehicle in two-hour parking, owner will remove before end of day, 200 block West Washington Street

≤ noon, vehicles parked in private spaces, two cited, 900 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 12:05 p.m., warrants authorized, at station

≤ 12:09 p.m., non-traffic accident, door damaged on parked vehicle, 400 block Fisher Street

≤ 12:38 p.m., disabled vehicle, owner will call for tow, 500 block Fisher Street

≤ 1:05 p.m., unauthorized use of dumpster, officer will attempt to locate subject. 1600 block Presque Isle Avenue

≤ 1:12 p.m., dog at large, unapproachable, reunited with owner, Wright Street

≤ 1:15 p.m., shoplifter left southbound from lot. Located and arrested, 1100 block West Washington Street

≤ 1:36 p.m., identity theft, no loss, 700 block Wright Street

≤ 2:20 p.m., hit-and-run property damage accident, West Washington Street near Front Street

≤ 2:51 p.m., 911 hang up, phone line issue, 700 block West Magnetic Street

≤ 3:22 p.m., bicycle stolen, 300 block Pine Street

≤ 4:01 p.m., traffic getting into the Seventh Street turn lane before realizing Seventh Street is closed. Will monitor. Washington Street near Seventh Street

≤ 4:29 p.m., non-traffic accident, 1000 block West Washington Street

≤ 4:32 p.m., unauthorized use of dumpster, civil, 500 block Hawley Street

≤ 4:39 p.m., 911 hang up, phone issue, no problem, 900 block West Ridge Street

≤ 4:45 p.m., request for peace officer standby during eviction notice delivery, no one home, 1000 block West Ridge Street

≤ 4:51 p.m., stolen motorcycle located behind home. Had been reported stolen to Marquette County Sheriff’s Office. Owner contacted, motorcycle returned. 1900 block Bejig Street

≤ 5:20 p.m., malicious destruction of property, 1200 block High Street