Friday, March 27, 2015

Arrest Made After a Traffic Crash Investigation

The Leelanau County Sheriff's Office arrested a suspect after a traffic crash in Centerville Township.  Deputies responded to Maple City Road near Narlock Road on 3/26/2015, at 2330hrs, on the report of a traffic crash. Upon arrival, deputies found a white SUV off the roadway in the ditch.  The curtain airbags had been deployed and vehicle was damaged from striking a wooden post.  It appeared the vehicle had been westbound on Narlock Road and slid through the intersection leaving the roadway.

While the deputy was at the crash scene a motorist came by stating he had picked up the driver of the vehicle and transported her to a residence.  The deputy went to this residence and made contact with the female driver who showed signs of intoxication.  After an investigation the driver was arrested for operating while intoxicated. She was transported to and lodged at the Leelanau County Jail.

The driver is a 52 year old female from West Bloomfield Michigan.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Suspect Arrested After Incident in Centerville Township

The Leelanau County Sheriff's Office arrested a male suspect after a disturbance in Centerville Township. Sheriff's deputies responded on 3/24/15, at 2047hrs to the Sugarloaf Condos reference a disturbance.  A 911 caller hung up immediately before providing any information but yelling could be heard by dispatchers in the background.  When deputies arrived they contacted an uncooperative female subject and deputies also found a Remington 30.06 rifle laying in the grass outside the back of a building.  Deputies identified a male suspect that had been at this location.

Deputies were able to locate this male suspect at a residence in the 5000blk of Townhouse Drive in Cleveland Township.  He was identified as a 34yr old male and he was found to be intoxicated.  He also had a friend of the Court warrant out of Grand Traverse County.  He was arrested on the warrant and lodged into the Leelanau County Jail.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Maple City man arrested for OWI

Leelanau County Sheriff's deputies were sent to a Kasson Township home for the report of domestic violence Sunday night.  Deputies arrived to find that the homeowner, who was reported to have been involved in a domestic violence with family, had left the residence.

While deputies were interviewing other people in the home, the suspect returned to the residence, driving his vehicle.  Deputies made contact with him and observed signs of intoxication.  Field sobriety tasks were conducted and the 48 year-old man was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated.

The suspect was also accused by others in the home of physically assaulting a family member.  That information will be given to the Prosecutor's Office for review.

The suspect remains jailed until bond is set.


Lake Leelanau man awaits arrival of Kent County deputies

Victor H Zavala, 26, was arrested on Friday on a Kent County Friend of the Court bench warrant.  He was held in contempt for not paying child support as agreed.

Zavala can avoid the ride to Grand Rapids if $754 bond is posted.