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On Nov. 6 at 9:37 a.m. deputies and state troopers responded to the Rush Lake subdivision of Montmorency Township for a man described as holed up with a firearm in a cabin. Hillman EMS was staged. This turned out to be unfounded. All were clear by 10:23 a.m.

At 1:26 p.m. a deputy opened a missing firearms investigation in Atlanta.

At 1:52 p.m. deputies responded for a single vehicle crash on a two-track said to be off the 9700 block of County Road 489 in Briley Township. Originally no one was at the scene with the vehicle. Subsequently, subjects walked up to the scene and met with law enforcement. Tri-Township EMS was then requested and responded. No one was transported to hospital. All were clear by 3:05 p.m.

At 7:36 p.m. deputies responded to the CCR Trading Post for a holdup alarm. Turned out to be a false alarm.

At 7:50 p.m. deputies and Vienna Fire and Tri-Township EMS responded for a single vehicle rollover crash on M-32 near the Vienna Township Fire Hall. The driver apparently lost control and rolled the vehicle into the ditch after colliding with a deer. No one was transported to hospital. All were clear by 10:04 p.m.

At Nov. 7 at 4:24 p.m. an on-duty trooper, while on routine patrol, initiated a traffic stop due to an expired plate. The passenger of the vehicle was found to have a warrant out of Otsego County, subject was taken into custody and lodged.

At 6:50 p.m. a citizen of Briley Township brought to the MCSO a drone that she found at the end of her driveway. The owner of the drone came to the sheriff’s department later in the evening and picked up his drone.

At 11:18 p.m., during a traffic stop on Co. Rd. 612 in Albert Township a 36-year-old male from Atlanta was arrested for driving while his license was suspended. He was lodged.

On Nov. 8 at 11:15 p.m. dispatch was advised of a vehicle in the ditch on Co. Rd. 451 near Long Rapids Rd in Hillman Township. No injuries were reported and law enforcement responded for the vehicle to be pulled out of the ditch.

On Nov. 9 at 4:42 a.m. dispatch was advised on a residential burglar alarm on Hossler Rd in Briley Township. A deputy responded and found the building secure. All clear at 5:02 a.m.

On Nov. 10 at 12:51 p.m. a deputy investigated an incident in Lewiston during which a dog is said to have removed the boot of a pedestrian on Kneeland Street. There were no injuries.

At 2:29 p.m. a deputy and Lewiston Fire and EMS responded to Fleming Road just south of the marina in Albert Township for a single vehicle versus tree crash. No one was transported to hospital. All were clear by 3 p.m.

At 3:40 p.m. a deputy was asked to investigate the alleged larceny of musical instruments from a residence in the Village of Hillman.

At 5:29 p.m. deputies investigated allegations of child endangerment in Atlanta. This turned out to be unfounded. An apparent assault of an adult was discovered during the investigation. However, charges were not pressed. EMS was not requested.

At 8:40 p.m. Hillman Fire and Tri-Township EMS and a deputy responded for a chimney fire in a pellet stove at a residence on M-32 in Rust Township. All were clear by 9:35 p.m.

On Nov. 11 at 4 a.m. dispatch was advised of a space heater said to have filled a residence on Morningstar Lake Road in Briley Township with smoke. The heater and gas were shut off. There was no fire. Furnace repair will be sought.

At 6:01 p.m. Tri Township Fire/EMS, Hillman Fire and law enforcement responded to a vehicle fire on S. Lockwood Lake Rd. in Loud Twp. The vehicle was close to a pole barn. All units were clear by 7:06 p.m.

At 10:30 p.m. deputies responded to a continuous feud between neighbors on M-32 in Atlanta.

On Nov. 12 at 12:32 a.m. deputies came upon a vehicle that had left the road and struck a tree on Airport Rd. in Albert Twp. No one was in the vehicle and it did not have a plate on it. Officers followed foot tracks through the woods for about a mile to a residence on Clinton Dr. A 24-year-old male from Lewiston was taken into custody for driving while license suspended and operating while intoxicated. He was lodged.

At 7:41 a.m. a deputy investigated threats said to have been made at an Atlanta business.

At 10:15 a.m. a deputy opened a larceny investigation in Lewiston.

At 11:38 a.m. dispatch was notified of an alleged trespass and possibly suspicious activity not in progress in Lewiston.

At 12:39 p.m. during a stop on Third Street near Garfield Street in the Village of Hillman, a 44-year-old Hillman man was taken into custody on charges of operating while license suspended and expired and without insurance. The subject was found to be wanted in two other jurisdictions. He was lodged.

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