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.


≤ 6 p.m., suspicious situation, harassment/stalking complaint. 1000 block West Washington Street

≤ 6:44 p.m., report of a college-age female screaming and spitting in parking lot next to school. No one else was with her. Area checked, unable to locate. 600 block North Front Street

≤ 6:50 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 100 block Wright Street

≤ 8:26 p.m., report of a barking dog. Patrols were tied up. Officer responded at 10:30 p.m. All quiet and no answer at door. 1900 block Longyear Avenue

≤ 8:26 p.m., request for well-being check. 100 block Fisher Street

≤ 8:27 p.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South

≤ 8:28 p.m., dog running loose plus a “hammocker” between Sunset Point and the Pavilion. Patrols tied up. Officer able to check at 10 p.m. Gone on arrival. Peter White Drive

≤ 8:37 p.m., check on new guest, Room at the Inn


≤ 12:28 a.m., north schools checked

≤ 2:25 a.m., loud party complaint, cited, 2000 block Presque Isle Avenue

≤ 4:07 a.m., intoxicated homeless guy sleeping in bathroom, trespass letter issued, 400 block West Washington Street

≤ 4:09 a.m., south schools checked

≤ 8:31 a.m., school check, 1200 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 9:01 a.m., extra traffic control requested due to construction, U.S. 41 bypass near Altamont Street

≤ 9:21 a.m., neighbor’s dog found running at large. Will hold until officer arrives. Dog turned over to owner’s parents. 800 block Grove Street

≤ 9:39 a.m., crossing guard, 400 block North Sixth Street

≤ 10:19 a.m., school check, 1200 block South McClellan Avenue

≤ 10:30 a.m., receiving harassing text messages from subject who had been previously warned and issued a trespass letter, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 11:41 a.m., vehicle towed from private space, Northland Drive

≤ 11:43 a.m., amber LED lights stolen from DPW vehicles, 1400 block Pine Street

≤ 11:49 a.m., dog at large, Eighth Street near West Kaye Avenue

≤ 1:15 p.m., non-traffic accident, 800 block West Washington Street

≤ 1:31 p.m., man passed out on side of bike path, advised to move along, 900 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 2:01 p.m., subjects having dispute, advised its civil, 300 block Whetstone Road

≤ 2:04 p.m., elderly female who appears to be disoriented, area checked, unable to locate, 1900 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 2:13 p.m., air conditioner backed into by unknown vehicle, 700 block High Street

≤ 3:05 p.m., intoxicated subject, 100 block West Spring Street

≤ 4 p.m., abandoned property disposed of, Pine Street near Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 4:04 p.m., crossing guard detail, Sixth Street near Ohio Street

≤ 4:30 p.m., lockout, opened, 100 block Hawley Street

≤ 4:57 p.m., harassment complaint, parties spoke to, 300 block Whetstone Road

≤ 5:10 p.m., female reports unwanted phone calls/messages from ex-husband, 1900 block Freedom Drive

≤ 5:14 p.m., tenant reports illegal entry by landlord, advised it’s a civil matter, 900 block Jefferson Street

≤ 5:14 p.m., report of a small car stopped in parking lot. Two males, two females. Subjects were holding up one of the females who was possibly intoxicated. Area checked. Subjects were gone on arrival. 500 block South Third Street

≤ 5:54 p.m., alarm, canceled, but officers checked anyway, just in case. All OK. 800 block West Washington Street

≤ 6:09 p.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South

≤ 6:30 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 500 block North Third Street

≤ 6:35 p.m., report of male subject continually parking motorcycle in neighborhood he does not live in. Unable to locate. Another complaint came in at 8:40 p.m. for same subject. Officer located and spoke to. Currently parking motorcycle on the street because his brother will not let him park it with the rest of his items. McClellan Avenue near Kildahl Avenue

≤ 7:07 p.m., traffic accident, 100 block West Michigan Street

≤ 7:17 p.m., lawn chairs fell out of truck and on to road. Chairs were already moved off street when officers arrived. McClellan Avenue near Pioneer Road

≤ 7:22 p.m., well-being check on male sitting near intersection, transported to residence, McClellan Avenue near Fair Avenue

≤ 8 p.m., check on new guest, Room at the Inn

≤ 8:12 p.m., malicious destruction of property, vehicle “keyed” in parking lot, 400 block West Washington Street