Man arrested on various charges

SAULT STE. MARIE — A Newberry man was arrested on Saturday by troopers from Michigan State Police Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday on various charges that included home invasion.

The post reported that at approximately 8:30 p.m. Saturday, troopers were sent to investigate a report of a subject actively breaking into a residence on East Avenue D in Newberry.

When the troopers arrived on scene, the suspect saw the troopers and ran back into the occupied house he had already broken into once. The troopers got the occupants out of the house safely away from the suspect, who was inside the house.

Troopers located the subject attempting to hide under a pile of clothes inside the house. The suspect was taken into custody after refusing to comply with the troopers’ orders.

The suspect, who was identified as a 33-year-old man from Newberry, was arrested for home invasion, resisting/obstructing a police officer and other prior warrants. The man was lodged in the Luce County Jail.


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