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.

Jan. 3

– 2:53 a.m., car versus deer accident, Joliet Road near Division Street

– 4:20 a.m., phone and bridge card found, 300 block West Washington Street

– 6:07 a.m., report of dog running loose in the area, checked, unable to locate, 100 block East Arch Street

– 6:20 a.m., report of debit/credit card being used after complainant lost his wallet, fraud report, 900 block Wright Street

– 10:18 a.m., found drug paraphernalia in one of the restrooms, no drugs were found, articles were disposed of, 200 block North Front Street

– 10:57 a.m., report of illegal parking in assigned parking space, gone on arrival, 100 block West Washington Street

– 12:11 p.m., traffic accident, U.S. 41 near Tonti Road

– 12:19 p.m., vehicle in ditch, no damage, McClellan Avenue near U.S. 41

– 12:51 p.m., report of semi-truck stuck on hill, gone on arrival, McClellan Avenue near West Washington Street

– 12:57 p.m., report of possible larceny, 500 block Pioneer Road

– 1:08 p.m., animal trap set, 2300 block Fitch Avenue

– 1:19 p.m., report of lost wallet, officer assistance given, unable to locate at this time, 200 block West Washington Street

– 2:02 p.m., lakeshore flooding occurring, notified to make road closures, Lakeshore Boulevard near Wright Street

– 2:44 p.m., report of vehicle in the ditch, no damage to vehicle, U.S. 41 South

– 3:45 p.m., report of vehicle on the side of the road, gone on arrival, u.S. 41 roundabout near Baraga Avenue

– 4:15 p.m., traffic accident, South Front Street near West Spring Street

– 5:09 p.m., vehicle in the ditch, pulled out by a passerby, Sugarloaf Avenue near Hawley Street

– 5:11 p.m., loose white dog that appeared to be injured, unable to locate, West Fair Avenue near Garfield Avenue

– 6:22 p.m., traffic accident, Wilson Street near M 553

Jan. 4

– 5:50 a.m., caller reports that a suspicious male was looking in her vehicle attempting to have a conversation with her as she was leaving, caller drove off and called to report the incident, 100 block West Ohio Street

– 5:53 a.m., report of a crew member who fell off a ship into the water, subject transported to hospital by ambulance, 2900 block Norh Lakeshore Boulevard

– 8:14 a.m., two car property damage accident, West Washington Street near McClellan Avenue

– 8:15 a.m., suspicious, 1200 block West Fair Avenue

– 8:17 a.m., parking problems in the area, 600 block West Baraga Avenue

– 9:13 a.m., unemployment fraud, 900 block Jefferson Street

– 9:15 a.m., treasurers escort, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

– 10:37 a.m., request for no trespass letter to be served, 500 block West Washington Street

– 10:41 a.m., unemployment fraud, 400 block Lincoln Avenue

– 10:45 a.m., report of possible abandoned vehicle, gone on arrival, 1000 block West Washington Street

– 11:45 a.m., suspicious, 600 block North Front Street

– 11:59 a.m., minor assault, 600 block North Front Street

– 12:02 p.m., two car accident, Wright Street near Lincoln Avenue

– 12:22 p.m., operating while intoxicated, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

– 12:43 p.m., report of vehicle in ditch, assistance given, U.S. 41 West

– 12:50 p.m., breaking and entering without force, 500 block Center Street

– 12:54 p.m., parking complaint, 200 block West Bluff Street

– 1:19 p.m., received phone call from unknown person threatening him, unfounded, 500 block Pioneer Road

– 1:37 p.m., driving with suspended license, vehicle towed, 200 block North Front Street

– 2:04 p.m., truck parked in entrance to fit strip for a few days, interfering with plowing, gone on arrival, 800 block West Ridge Street

– 2:24 p.m., two car traffic accident, Lincoln Avenue near West Washington Street

– 2:34 p.m., officer came up on a vehicle in the ditch, assisted with removal no damage, West Bluff Street near North Seventh Street

– 2:55 p.m., ATM door alarm, servicing equipment, 1400 block O’Dovero Drive

– 2:56 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 200 block West Michigan Street

– 3:10 p.m., traffic issues, North Front Street near West Washington Street

– 3:15 p.m., vehicle booted with outstanding fines, fees paid, boot removed, 100 block East Main Street

– 3:21 p.m., vehicle locked, opened, 1700 block Longyear Avenue

– 3:22 p.m., fraud impersonation, 900 block South Lake Street

– 3:30 p.m., harassment complaint, civil issue with purchasing a used vehicle, 300 block Genesee Street

– 3:46 p.m., private property damage, 100 block Coles Drive

– 4:04 p.m., report of vehicle off roadway anad in the ditch, McClellan Avenue near U.S. 41 West

– 4:47 p.m., unemployment fraud, information taken and documented, 200 block Blemhuber Avenue

– 4:47 p.m., possible drug overdose, not an overdose, refused EMS, 200 block West Michigan Street

– 4:49 p.m., stolen vehicle, 100 block Northland Drive

– 4:58 p.m., possible trespass complaint, subject was not there, 100 block Dobson Place

– 5:04 p.m., snow removal complaint, subject putting snow on the sidewalk, advised of the ordinance, they will be removing the snow, 1100 block Norway Avenue

– 5:17 p.m., subject took off after rear ending a vehicle, West Washington Street near U.S. 41 West

– 5:35 p.m., vehicle in the snowbank, pulled out, no damage, U.S. 41 near Nicolet Boulevard

– 6:09 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 200 block West Baraga Avenue

– 6:11 p.m., car versus deer accident, no damage to the vehicle, Wright Street near Erie Avenue

– 6:32 p.m., report of strong odor of marijuana, officer believes odor possibly came from the lobby area, nobody around at the time, Presque Isle Avenue

– 6:46 p.m., report of a vehicle in the ditch near the prison, driver was arrested for operating while intoxicated firt offense, lodged, U.S. 41 South

– 7:21 p.m., subject hit the embankment then fled the scene, driver was arrested for operating while intoxicated, Presque Isle Avenue near Fair Avenue

– 8:10 p.m., disorderly unwanted subject, subject removed from the residence, 100 block Northland Drive

– 9:14 p.m., well-being check left on a dog that was left outside, dog was no longer outside, North Front Street near Michigan Street

– 9:33 p.m., possible OWI driver, West Washington Street near McClellan Avenue

– 9:43 p.m., vehicle lockout, 200 block North Front Street

Jan. 5

– 12:01 a.m., driving with a suspended license, Presque Isle Avenue near Center Street

– 2:43 a.m., report of a vehicle in the ditch, possible OWI driver, driver arrested for operating while intoxicated on drugs, refused blood test, search warrant completed, 2000 block U.S. 41 South

– 7:33 a.m., vehicle parked in private parking, citation issued, 1000 block North Third Street

– 10:22 a.m., motorist assist vehicle having issues with slippery road conditions, North Fourth Street near Piqua Aly

– 10:23 a.m., motorist assist with vehicle stuck in median, tow company contacted to assist stuck vehicle, Wilson Street near U.S. 41 West

– 10:58 a.m., unwanted subjects, two subjects involved in situation in restroom, 500 block West Washington Street

– 12:58 p.m., officer flagged down for vehicle in the ditch, traffic control conducted and vehicle removed, U.S. 41 West

– 12:59 p.m., vehicle blocking driveway, 300 block Mesnard Street

– 1:10 p.m., natural death, 1900 block Division Street

– 1:39 p.m., hit and run, Wilson Street near McClellan Avenue

– 2:11 p.m., two vehicles parked on property with no plates, staff will handle, 500 block Wright Street