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On Aug. 7 at 7:23 p.m. dispatch received a 911 call from worker doing road construction on M-32 in Briley Township, a passenger in a car threw water in a flag persons face, then sped through the construction zone. Dispatch put a BOL out and a Montmorency County Sgt. made a traffic stop on the vehicle in Rust Township. Subject was brought to the MCSO and interviewed. He was then arrested for simple assault and driver was also cited.

At 8:36 p.m. dispatch received a call regarding loud sounds like explosives in Loud Township. It was found to be Camp Grayling doing training, which they will be doing all week.

At 10:08 p.m. a deputy initiated a traffic stop on Baker Rd. in Briley Township. A 40-year-old Gaylord male was taken into custody for OWI. He was lodged.

At 10:23 p.m. dispatch was advised of a commercial burglar alarm on M-23 in Briley Township. Deputies responded and investigated. All was found to be okay and all clear at 10:30 p.m.

On Aug. 9 at 3:34 a.m. deputies responded to a verbal dispute on County Rd. 487 in Briley Township. Subjects were separated and all units were clear at 4:17 a.m.

At 10:35 a.m. dispatch received a request for a welfare check on a male subject in Briley Township who hadn't been seen out of his house for awhile. Deputies responded and found the gentleman in his home, but not feeling well. A friend came over and took subject to clinic for medical evaluation.

At 3:39 p.m. a deputy, while on routine patrol, witnessed a vehicle drive by all the parked cars waiting on construction in Briley Township on M-32. The deputy initiated a traffic stop and found the female driver was expired/suspended and had no security on the vehicle. Subject was arrested and lodged.

At 11:04 p.m. Michigan State Police from Oscoda arrested a 26-year-old male from Mio on an outstanding warrant from Montmorency County. The subject was transported to the Montmorency County Sheriffs Office and lodged.

On Aug. 10 at 1:18 p.m. dispatch was advised of an erratic driver on M-32 near Co. Rd. 491 in Vienna Township traveling westbound. A traffic stop was made and all units were clear at 1:35 p.m.

At 3:43 p.m. dispatch was advised of a residential burglar alarm on Meridian Line Rd. in Albert Township. A deputy responded and investigated. All was found to be secure.

At 6:46 p.m. dispatch was notified of a neighbor dispute on Mulholland Rd. in Hillman Township. Deputies responded and investigated. The parties were separated and advised to have no further contact. All clear at 7:25 p.m.

On Aug. 11 at 12:34 a.m. a deputy initiated a traffic stop on Co. Rd. 489 near Big Wolf Lake Rd. in Albert Township. A 60-year-old Lewiston male was taken in to custody for OWI. He was lodged. All clear at 1:40 a.m.

At 6:19 p.m. dispatch was advised of ATV's driving with excessive speed down Buttles Rd. in Albert Township. A trooper drove through the area but was unable to locate them.

At 6:33 p.m. dispatch was notified of a few jet ski's on East Twin Lake that were not operating safely. Marine Patrol responded and investigated the situation and the DNR was notified.

At 6:36 p.m. a female reported a semi-truck driving erratically on M-32 traveling eastbound near Co. Rd. 491 in Vienna Township. A deputy responded and located the truck. The deputy followed the semi for a while and did not witness any erratic driving behavior. All clear at 6:55 p.m.

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