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District Court
Dec. 4, 2019 - Daniel M. Urso, 40, Port Huron, was found guilty of operating while intoxicated and was ordered to pay $1,165 in costs and fines. Urso was sentenced to five days in jail and received a one-year delayed sentence of 93 days.

Jan. 24, 2020 - Jeffrey S. Solonika, 39, Hillman, was found guilty of operating while intoxicated and was ordered to pay $1,600 in costs and fines. Solonika was sentenced to five days in jail and received a one-year delayed sentence of 174 days.

Jan. 31, 2020 - Kyle E. Hurst, 23, Hillman, was found guilty of operating while intoxicated and was ordered to pay $1,500 in costs and fines. Hurst was sentenced to five days in jail and received a one-year delayed sentence of 87 days.

Feb. 28, 2020 - Damon E. Bolen, 54, Lewiston, was found guilty of no license/multiple licenses and was ordered to pay $675 in costs and fines.

March 6, 2020 - Phillip H. Kreft, 37, Alpena, was found guilty of driving with a suspended or revoked license and was ordered to pay $425 in costs and fines.

Circuit Court
Matthew St. John, 53, Atlanta, was sentenced in 26th Circuit Court in Atlanta on March 9 to three months of house arrest or jail for assault and battery and was ordered to pay $825 in costs and fine.

Sheriff Report
On March 23 at 1:41 p.m. a welfare check was requested on an Albert Township resident. An MSP Trooper responded to find the subject fine, just working outside, and the trooper cleared without incident.

At 2:18 p.m. a supervisor of a gas well in Vienna Township called to report that three individuals were attempting to gain entrance to their facility. Officers will be on the lookout for the vehicle that was described at the site.

At 4:23 p.m., while on routine patrol, an officer initiated a traffic stop in Vienna Township. A 46-year-old male was found to be intoxicated and was transported to MCSO. He was lodged.

At 5:05 p.m. dispatch received a medical alarm at a residence on Montmorency St. in Albert Township. EMS was dispatched. It was advised to be a false alarm. All clear at 5:19 PM.

At 6:54 p.m. the MCSO was advised of a private property accident in Albert Township. Both parties are going to contact their insurance companies and handle the situation.

At 10:11 p.m. dispatch was advised of a verbal dispute on Elizabeth St. in the Village of Hillman. Deputies responded to investigate. The parties were separated for the night and all clear at 10:33 p.m.

On March 24 at 1:37 p.m. the MCSO was advised of two dirt bikes racing up and down Lynn St. in the Village of Hillman. Deputies were advised to keep an eye out to address the situation.

At 2:24 p.m. an erratic driver was reported on East Progress St. in the Village of Hillman. A trooper located the vehicle described and a warning was issued.

On March 25 at 5:25 p.m. an erratic driver was reported on Decheau Lake Rd. in Briley Township. Deputies were advised, but nobody was in the area to intercept the vehicle described.

On March 27 at 3:44 p.m. an open debris burn was called in to the sheriff’s department. A deputy responded and subject put the fire out.

On March 28 at 12:22 p.m. a Loud Township resident called to report there was a male subject trespassing on the property he manages. Officers responded to find the subject at the location. The suspect was arrested on multiple charges and lodged.

At 12:37 p.m. a Briley Township resident called to report she found a pile of deceased animals in the woods. A DNR CO responded to the scene to investigate.

On March 29 12:08 a.m. a report was made to MCSO dispatch that two suspicious individuals in Lewiston around businesses. MSCO Deputy responded and found that no businesses were disturbed, and all were secure.

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