2023 Cop Calls

Guard rail damaged

A guard rail in the 600 block of West Jackson was found damaged at 3:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2. Police determined that a vehicle hit the guard rail and left the scene. Evidence found at the scene shows the suspect vehicle may be a white Chevy Traverse.  Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Possible child neglect

Two juveniles had left their home and were found in the 100 block of East Washington (a.k.a. M46) at 9:17 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2. The kids were returned home. Their parent didn’t know they had left. The complaint was turned over to Child Protective Services.

Domestic assault 

A domestic assault in the 400 block of West Saginaw was reported at 6:35 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. The complaint was investigated and turned over to Gratiot County Prosecutor Keith Kushion.

License plate stolen 

A license plate was reported stolen from a car in the 500 block of West Center.


Police arrested the passenger of a vehicle that was stopped for an equipment violation at Olive and Hebron around 8 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 4, and cited the driver for driving without insurance. The passenger had illegal drugs in his or her possession and multiple arrest warrants out of Saginaw County. The driver was released, while the passenger was lodged at the Gratiot County Jail.