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On July 18 at 11:26 a.m. a deputy initiated a traffic stop in Albert Township, dispatch advised deputy that his driver had a warrant out of Montmorency County, subject was arrested on warrant and lodged.

At 1:44 p.m. dispatch received a call regarding dirt bikes being ridden down Pleasant Valley Rd. Caller advised there were young children riding them, deputy was advised but was unable to locate dirt bikes upon arrival.

At 4:57 p.m. a resident of Briley Township called stated some boys were moving the rocks that were put there by the DNR into the water at the Crooked Lake beach, a deputy responded.

July 19 at 3:35 a.m. dispatch was advised of an alarm at the Lewiston Hotel. A deputy responded and found the building secure. All clear at 3:56 a.m.

At 11:15 a.m. dispatch was advised of a suspicious vehicle parked at the road side park on M-32. Caller request that deputies check things out when they are in the area.

At 1:58 p.m. dispatch was advised of a vehicle driving erratically in Vienna Township. A deputy responded and was unable to locate said vehicle.

At 6:19 p.m. dispatch was advised of an alarm at the Alpena Alcona Area Credit Union. Deputies responded and investigated. They found the building closed and secure. All clear at 6:25 p.m.

On July 20 at 3:07 p.m. dispatch received a call from Family Fare in Lewiston stating that a Lewiston man committed larceny and left the store. Michigan State Police responded and arrested the man on retail fraud and obstruction. He was lodged in Montmorency county jail.

At 3:37 p.m. dispatch was advised of two young male subjects riding a go-cart and turning around in yards that were not their own. Deputies responded and advised that they go back home. All clear at 4:23 p.m.

On July 21 at 4 a.m. dispatch was advised of a commercial burglar alarm at Lewiston Fun Ones on County Road 489 in Albert Township. A deputy responded and investigated. It was found that all doors, windows, and the building to be secure. All clear at 4:24 a.m.

At 8:02 p.m. dispatch received a report of a young bald eagle that is unable to fly on M-32 just west of Vienna. Call was turned over to Otsego County.

At 10:18 p.m. dispatch received a call for a burglar alarm at the Montmorency County Courthouse. Upon investigation a computer company was doing upgrades and set the alarm off. All clear at 10:52 p.m.

At 10:34 p.m. dispatch received a call for a 50-year-old male who went for ORV ride near McCormick Lake at 7:30 p.m. and had not returned home. Before deputies arrived the subject had returned and was ok.

On July 22 at 7:09 a.m. dispatch was advised of possible lawn damage done with a vehicle on Big Antler Road in Lewiston.

At 9:43 a.m. dispatch was advised of ransomware scams which, for a time, apparently impaired a Briley Township resident’s computer.

At 9:57 a.m. a deputy was asked to investigate yet another incident in the ongoing family/neighbor dispute in Vienna Township.

At 6:15 p.m. during a traffic stop behind Lucky D’s in Atlanta a 35-year-old male was taken into custody for a warrant out of Montmorency County. Subject was lodged.

On July 23 at 1:59 a.m. dispatched received a report of a stolen truck from a Carter Rd. residence in Rust township. Subject was a friend of the reporting person. Before deputies arrived subject returned vehicle and ran into the woods. Deputies left the scene and subject returned to residence. Reporting person did not wish to press charges. All clear at 3:23 a.m. A deputy made contact with the subject at 9:49 a.m. in the Village of Hillman.

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