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.

July 15

≤ 12:25 a.m., car vs. deer, U.S. 41 bypass near Grove Street

≤ 1:50 a.m., found wallet, officer left message with the owner to come and pick it up, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:22 a.m., caller reports a mini-van driving through the neighborhood suspiciously, vehicle located, nothing suspicious, all OK, Elder Drive near Center Street

≤ 5:37 a.m., south schools checked

≤ 8:10 a.m., car alarm going off, homeless subject given permission to sleep in vehicle by owner, 400 block West Spring Street

≤ 8:27 a.m., political sign in yard damaged, 900 block North Front Street

≤ 8:43 a.m., traffic detail, Lakeshore Boulevard near Hewitt Avenue

≤ 9:10 a.m., injured raccoon, 300 block North Front Street

≤ 11:13 a.m., open intoxicants, 400 block West Washington Street

≤ 11:15 a.m., parking complaint, gone on arrival, Lakeshore Boulevard near Hewitt Avenue

≤ 11:59 a.m., traffic detail, Neidhart Avenue near Clark Street

≤ 12:39 p.m., aggressive stray pitbull in yard, 200 block West Ridge Avenue

≤ 12:46 p.m., suspicious situation, 1100 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:08 p.m., retail fraud, 1100 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:50 p.m., found property, 400 block South Front Street

≤ 4:11 p.m., found wallet, picked up by owner, at station

≤ 5:44 p.m., unknown intoxicated male advised he was assaulted by his brother, 200 block Northland Drive

≤ 5:53 p.m., domestic assault and trespass complaint, 700 block Northland Drive

≤ 7 p.m., vagrancy, 300 block West Magnetic Street

≤ 7:30 p.m., open intoxicants citation, 1000 block North Third Street

≤ 8:01 p.m., drug law violation arrest and probation violation, North Fourth Street near West Crescent Street

≤ 8:45 p.m., traffic stop resulting in found drugs, Division Street near M-553

≤ 10:58 p.m., loud noise complaint, warned, 400 block West Michigan Street

≤ 11:45 p.m., traffic stop resulted in a very small amount of drugs located. Drugs will be destroyed. No charges sought. Grant Avenue near McClellan Avenue


≤ 12:11 a.m., loud noise complaint, warned, 400 block Summit Street

≤ 1:06 a.m., subject arrested for drunk and disorderly conduct and resisting and obstructing an officer, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 1:13 a.m., loud noise complaint, cited, North Fourth Street near West Crescent Street

≤ 1:53 a.m., loud noise complaint, warned, 100 block West Prospect Street

≤ 2:38 a.m., caller reports suspicious vehicle and several subjects out in the parking lot. Officers arrived and found no one in parking lot. 1100 block West Washington Street

≤ 2:56 a.m., caller reports hearing a male and female arguing in a nearby apartment. Both subjects spoken with, separated for the night. 400 block South Sixth Street

≤ 7:43 a.m., vacant homes checked, city wide

≤ 8:30 a.m., traffic detail, 1700 block Kildahl Avenue

≤ 8:30 a.m., traffic stop, no insurance, unregistered vehicle, Pioneer Road near M-553

≤ 10:02 a.m., traffic detail, 1900 block Neidhart Avenue

≤ 10:46 a.m., violation of open burn ordinance, subject was burning construction scraps. Fire put out, warned, 1700 block Woodland Avenue

≤ 10:49 a.m., malicious destruction of property, damage to vehicle, 700 block North Front Street

≤ 11:20 a.m., lockout, opened, 200 block North Fourth Street

≤ 11:55 a.m., traffic detail, 800 block Clark Street

≤ noon, homeless subject asking for assistance, information was provided, 200 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 12:42 p.m., parking complaint, vehicle blocking sidewalk, citation issued, 200 block West Hewitt Avenue

≤ 1:50 p.m., traffic detail, construction zone, M-553 near Division Street

≤ 2:20 p.m., abandoned vehicle, same spot for three weeks. Officer tried to make contact with owner, no answer. Vehicle tagged. 400 block West Ridge Street

≤ 2:45 p.m., traffic detail, Sugar Loaf Avenue near Wright Street

≤ 3:30 p.m., threats complaint, 200 block West Baraga Avenue

≤ 3:38 p.m., traffic detail, Lakeshore Boulevard near Hewitt Avenue

≤ 5:45 p.m., officer observed child throw a large chunk of wood in the roadway. Officer located child’s father and informed him of the incident, 300 block East Crescent Street

≤ 6:50 p.m., warrant arrest, 1000 block West Ridge Street

≤ 7:58 p.m., report of intoxicated subject stuck in fence, area checked, unable to locate, 400 block North Seventh Street

≤ 8:32 p.m., caller reports she may have located bike reported stolen. Bike turned over to owner. 500 block Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 8:52 p.m., fireworks complaint, area checked, unable to locate, 300 block Alger Street

≤ 9:26 p.m., loud noise complaint, quiet on arrival. Warned. 1900 block Freedom Drive

≤ 10:19 p.m., hit-and-run accident, 400 block West Wright Street


≤ 12:01 a.m., foot patrol, 2100 block Sugar Loaf Avenue

≤ 1:35 a.m., property inspections, 70-plus checks

≤ 2 a.m., south schools checked

≤ 5:51 a.m., north schools checked

≤ 7:59 a.m., parking issue, West Ridge Street near North Fourth Street

≤ 9:04 a.m., monitor traffic, 1700 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 9:46 a.m., bicycle stolen, 1900 block Mildred Avenue

≤ 9:50 a.m., boat trailer in parking structure for several weeks, owner contacted, 800 block West Washington Street

≤ 10:25 a.m., traffic detail, 1600 block Kildahl Avenue

≤ 10:29 a.m., warrant arrest, lodged, at station

≤ 10:33 a.m., vagrant in back yard of residence, 1000 block North Front Street

≤ 11:03 a.m., possible ID fraud attempt. No harm done. Advised to monitor credit report. 500 block Hillside Drive

≤ 11:03 a.m., music being played too loud, 1800 block Wilkinson Avenue

≤ 11:07 a.m., lockout, opened, 400 block West Washington Street

≤ 12:09 p.m., warrant arrest, at station

≤ 12:13 p.m., breaking and entering without force, 100 block East Main Street

≤ 12:18 p.m., traffic control after event, 1700 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 12:42 p.m., lockout, opened, 1900 block Industrial Parkway

≤ 1 p.m., loud music complaint, 1800 block Wilkinson Avenue

≤ 1:07 p.m., vehicle blocking sidewalk, cited, 300 block West Ridge Street

≤ 1:16 p.m., 911 hang up, no landline, homeowner reached at work. Advised all OK. 100 block East College Avenue