2018-06-21 / Blotter

Police Blotter

CCW holder arrested

GRAND BLANC TWP. — On June 17 at 3:56 a.m., an officer on patrol observed a vehicle traveling southbound on S. Dort Hwy. and initiated a traffic stop due to Inoperable Equipment (broken tail-light). The officer approached the 30-year-old Grand Blanc female and while she was looking through her wallet for her license, he noted she had a Concealed Weapons permit. She admitted to having her weapon on her and he also noted she smelled of the odor of intoxicants. She admitted to having “a shot” and the officer took possession of the weapon she had in her waistband. She failed field sobriety tests, scoring a .09 on the Preliminary Breath Test. She was arrested on suspicion of Operating Under the Influence and processed. She refused to submit to a blood draw for additional testing until a warrant was issued and served while she was lodged in the Genesee County jail. — P.S.

Shoplifters fail to escape

GRAND BLANC TWP. — On June 16 at 6:29 p.m. in the 6300 block of S. Saginaw, a 34-year-old Holly female and a 28-year-old Holly male were observed being dropped off in front of a store and proceeding to the electronics section at the back of the store. They attempted to remove a display television which was attached to the display and when approached by a loss prevention officer, grabbed several small DVD players and ran out the rear fire exit of the store. Video surveillance saw them throw the merchandise, valued at $898, into the open hatch of a waiting GMC Envoy at which time a BOLO (Be On the Look Out) was issued. An officer observed the vehicle and stopped it near the S. Dort and I-75 ramp. The driver, a 33-year-old Corunna male, was found to be wanted on warrants and driving with a suspended/revoked license. The other couple admitted only to being heroin users but were arrested for charges of Retail Fraud, the female being known from a prior complaint of the same offense. — P.S.

Traffic citation ends in drug arrest

GRAND BLANC TWP. — On June 16 at approximately 3:42 p.m., an officers on patrol at northbound I-75 and Baldwin road, pulled over a vehicle for an undisclosed traffic violation. The driver, a 39-year-old Flint male, was driving a vehicle belonging to a 43-yearold Flint female and said they were coming from Pontiac where they had picked up some money from his aunt. The officer noted the smell of marijuana and asked the driver to step out at which time it was apparent the man was on an electronic monitoring tether as he was on parole. A marijuana cigarette was found on the floor of the driver’s side and neither suspect had a medical marijuana card. They were searched, arrested and transported to Genesee County jail, at which time a subsequent search found a small baggie of cocaine under the woman’s breast. The male admitted it was his and that she had offered to hide it to help him out as he was on parole. They face charges of Driving With no License and Drug Possession. — P.S.

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