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.

May 12

≤ 5:40 p.m., animal complaint, caller reports there is a bird in the fireplace in her house, bird was captured and set free, 1100 block North Seventh Street

≤ 6:29 p.m., report of a suspicious male subject, subject was waiting for ride to pick him up, 2000 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 7:50 p.m., burglar alarm, false alarm, building was checked and found secure, 1200 block South McClellan Avenue

May 13

≤ 10:27 a.m., vehicle parked in lot with two flat tires, message left for owner to move within a couple of days to avoid towing, 1200 block South McClellan Avenue

≤ 10:30 a.m., report of concrete spill in the roadway, found to be gravel, contact made to business owner and advised to clean it up, U.S. 41 near McClellan Avenue

≤ 10:32 a.m., report of possible abandoned vehicle, tagged for abandoned, West Spring Street near Fourth Street

≤ 11:29 a.m., request for disposal of ammunition, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

≤ 11:55 a.m., report of possible vandalism complaint, subjects possibly spraying graffiti, unable to locate any new graffiti, contact made with two subjects, West Washington Street near Seventh Street

≤ 1:23 p.m., found wallet, Moran Street

≤ 1:26 p.m., landlord/tenant issue, civil, 700 block West Ridge Street

≤ 1:49 p.m., traffic accident, U.S. 41 near McClellan Avenue

≤ 1:54 p.m., male trying to open car door handles, witness did not observe him gain entry or take possession of anything, subject denies any larceny, West Baraga Avenue near McClellan Avenue

≤ 2:22 p.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, 400 block West Washington Street

≤ 2:23 p.m., failure to pay, fuel drive-off, accidental, card reader malfunction, owner contacted and advised, 500 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:14 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 1200 block Wilson Street

≤ 3:29 p.m., be-on-lookout for erratic driver aired through central dispatch, vehicle located and was traveling in a safe manner, North Front Street near East Ridge Street

≤ 4 p.m., stray dog, transferred over to owner, 1300 block Second Street

≤ 4:37 p.m., unknown vehicle threw unknown pills out the window, to be destroyed, 400 block Fisher Street

≤ 6:46 p.m., threats complaint, report completed, 1900 block Longyear Avenue

≤ 6:52 p.m., caller reports neighbor has loud exhaust on a truck and would like subject talked to about it, officer spoke with owner of truck and he will do what he can to keep the peace, 800 block Spruce Street