Runaway located in Bingham TownshipLeelanau Dispatch received a call at 7:02 am Tuesday, reporting that a 13 year old female was missing and was believed to have run away. Leelanau County Sheriff's deputies made contact with the girl's family in the Village of Suttons Bay to gather information and begin to try and locate the girl. An alert was put out through A Child is Missing, which makes phone calls to home phones, giving information about the missing person.
Two hours later, a deputy located the missing girl walking along S West Bay Shore Drive near Murray Court. She was picked up and returned to her family, safe and uninjured. No charges are being sought.
Leelanau deputies arrest County man on Grand Traverse County warrantLeelanau County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 21 year-old Kasson Township man at his family's home Tuesday. Grand Traverse County authorities requested the man be picked up on a three count misdemeanor warrant. The suspect is charged with Attempted Criminal Sexual Conduct 4th degree, Harboring a Runaway and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, stemming from an incident in Grand Traverse County.
The suspect was turned over to Grand Traverse deputies after his arrest.
Two arrested on bench warrantsTwo suspects arrested for failing to appear for Show Cause hearings are as follows:
Terry A. Slocum, 33, Gaylord. Failed to appear at a show cause stemming from a Malicious Destruction of Property >$200. Bond is the amount owed on the case, $1,366.50.
Cary R. Kattelus, 34, Traverse City. Failed to appear at a show cause stemming from a 2011 OWI with High BAC conviction. Bond is $1,916.40, the amount owed in the case.
Both defendants remained jailed pending District Court appearances.