MANISTEE — Convicted thief of prepaid funeral funds Denis Johnson could receive a delayed sentence in March so that he will have time to pay back his victims, a spokesman for the State of Michigan Attorney General’s office said on Friday.
A Fountain woman who furnished the drugs to her friend, Katie Fulton, that were responsible for her death, was sentenced to time with the Michigan Department of Corrections Tuesday in 51st Circuit Court.
The Ludington Police Department along with the Mason County Sheriff’s Office arrested two Ludington men Thursday afternoon in connection with a 2017 case involving a woman that was 17-years-old at the time, according to a report at the Ludington Police Department.
The Ludington Police Department was led on a high-speed chase through the city late Thursday night, and the department is now seeking warrants for fleeing and eluding and driving while license suspended, second offense.
A 59-year-old Ludington man was arraigned Monday in 79th District Court on charges of fleeing and eluding a police officer and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated following an incident where he allegedly drove down the wrong side of the U.S. 31 freeway.
COPEMISH — A 29-year-old Copemish man is dead after he allegedly broke into a Copemish home and assaulted the occupants with a knife.
ALAMEDA, Calif. — A U.S. Coast Guardsman currently stationed in Alameda will learn within weeks whether he will face a court-martial for murder in connection with the death of a shipmate in the wake of a drunken struggle in January in Alaska.
MANISTEE — A 29-year-old Kaleva male allegedly used a knife and shovel to assault his parents on Tuesday, according to a press release from Manistee County Undersheriff Kenneth O. Falk.
Dustin Allen Himes Jr., 25, no address listed, was arrested at approximately 5:45 a.m. after allegedly stealing a 2006 GMC Envoy from the Lowe’s parking lot, according to a release from the Mason County Sheriff’s Office.
David Joseph Wildfong, 44, of Scottville, will serve between two and 15 years in prison for third-degree criminal sexual conduct (CSC) involving a 13- to 15-year-old minor, according to records from 51st Circuit Court.
A Muskegon County man was sentenced to concurrent terms with the Michigan Department of Corrections for two felony charges Tuesday in 51st Circuit Court.
BEAR LAKE — A 24-year-old Bear Lake man was apprehended by deputies of the Manistee County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday morning following an incident that included putting a nearby school district in “secure mode.”
BEIJING (AP) — China says the death toll from a new virus has risen to 80, with 2,744 confirmed cases.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Hundreds of anti-government protesters flooded the streets of Iraq's capital and southern provinces on Sunday, defying a powerful Iraqi religious leader who recently withdrew his support from the popular movement.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu headed to Washington on Sunday vowing to “make history” as he prepared to meet President Donald Trump for the unveiling of the U.S. administration's much-anticipated plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.