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.


≤ 1:14 p.m., traffic detail, Blemhuber Avenue near Altamont Street

≤ 1:16 p.m., intoxicated male passed out, 600 block West Bluff Street

≤ 1:51 p.m., dog running loose on beach, unfounded, 800 block South Lake Street

≤ 1:56 p.m., intoxicated male in roadway, unable to locate, Washington Street near Seventh Street

≤ 2:20 p.m., dog left in car over an hour, contact made with owner, OK, 200 block West Spring Street

≤ 2:57 p.m., vehicle parked in private spot, booted for unpaid fines. Fines paid, boot removed. 100 block South Front Street

≤ 3:05 p.m., lockout, opened, 1200 block High Street

≤ 3:10 p.m., sunglasses stolen, 1400 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 3:19 p.m., neighbor at rental came over fence line and cut trees down. Left them lying on the property. Will call back to have it addressed by officer if they are not cleaned up. Advised civil. 100 block West Arch Street

≤ 3:47 p.m., female calling for help. Drank something and felt sick. Homeless. Moved along. 1300 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 3:48 p.m., possible abduction reported, Commerce Drive near Venture Drive

≤ 6:10 p.m., traffic detail, 200 block Blemhuber Avenue

≤ 6:50 p.m., warrant arrest for retail fraud, at station

≤ 7:55 p.m., young female reports receiving text messages from a male threatening to harm himself. Has not heard from him since. The male has been at camp in Wisconsin. Parents will check status. Reported at station

≤ 8 p.m., report of a male subject wearing a dress and carrying a doll knocking on doors at apartment building. Taken home by patrol. Parents spoken to. 1900 block Presque Isle Avenue

≤ 8:05 p.m., report of a vehicle with no license plate parked in street. Owner will move vehicle back into driveway. 400 block Ohio Street

≤ 8:27 p.m., report of a husky dog running loose in area. Unable to locate. 200 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 8:37 p.m., traffic accident, 300 block Alger Street

≤ 8:40 p.m., larceny, 600 block West Washington Street

≤ 10:05 p.m., report of “hammockers” near Black Rocks on Presque Isle. Area checked. Gone on arrival. Peter White Drive

≤ 10:30 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 200 block West Washington Street

≤ 10:31 p.m., numerous building inspections, throughout city

≤ 11:15 p.m., kids playing on construction equipment, kids spoken to, 900 block Wilson Street

≤ 11:36 p.m., caller reports someone might have been on porch, unable to locate, 400 block Rock Street


≤ 12:05 a.m., business inspections, Ridge Street

≤ 1:55 a.m., north schools checked

≤ 2:20 a.m., south schools checked

≤ 2:37 a.m., 10 property checks, North Third Street

≤ 4:45 a.m., 16 property checks, Baraga Avenue

≤ 5:59 a.m., parking complaint, cited, 500 block North Third Street

≤ 8:48 a.m., traffic detail, 1500 block Kildahl

≤ 8:51 a.m., alarm, false, 1900 West Ridge Street

≤ 9:26 a.m., half-hour radar, Division Street near M-553

≤ 9:33 a.m., abandoned vehicle, tagged, 100 block West Hewitt Avenue

≤ 9:50 a.m., lockout, 2000 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 10:46 a.m., traffic detail, Adams Street and Blemhuber Avenue

≤ 11:07 a.m., chipmunk in building, unable to locate, advise given, 600 block North Front Street