Police Blotter

Man reports water heater stolen from construction site

DAVISON TWP. — Police were called to the 11000 block of Atherton Road on May 12 at 3:54 p.m. to take a report regarding a stolen hot water heater. The victim, a 63-year-old Shelbysville, KY man, said the tankless water heater he was going to install at a new build at the Lapeer Road address was taken from the site. Police had no leads and the case was closed.

Catalytic converters stolen off several vehicles

DAVISON TWP. — Some residents in the Shannon Manor and Ballard Village communities discovered their catalytic converters had been cut off their vehicles overnight, May 13. Police took a report from 63, 64 and 84-year-old women at those locations. Police said there were no witnesses and no evidence left behind.

Man slumped at wheel in McDonald’s drive-thru arrested

DAVISON TWP. — On May 14 at 11:33 p.m., police were called to McDonalds, 1110 S. State Rd., for the report of a man passed out at the wheel in the drive-thru lane. Officers arrived and woke the man, having him put the car in park when he was conscious. The officer reported smelling the strong odor of intoxicants and he administered sobriety tests, which he failed, and then administered a portable breathalyzer which came back with .21 blood alcohol level. The 31-year-old Davison man was arrested, taken to the Genesee County Jail and lodged there on a charge of OWI.

Man arrested for waving a gun during a dispute

DAVISON TWP. — Police were called to the Davison East Mobile Home Estates on May 15 at 7:47 p.m. for the report of an alleged felonious assault. Police arrived and talked to witnesses who said two women had gotten into a fight over a dog in one of their yards and during the dispute a 32-year-old Davison man intervened in the fight. This prompted a 25-year-old Davison man to get his gun, which he allegedly waved around to break up the fight. The 32-year-old man told police he felt threatened by the suspect, who was arrested for felonious assault and transported to the Genesee County Jail where he was lodged. Police recovered the firearm. The incident is still under investigation.

A/C units stolen from veterinary hospital

DAVISON TWP. — The staff at the Davison Veterinary Clinic, 1510 N. Cummings Rd., discovered May 17 someone had taken their air conditioning units from outside the building over the weekend. Police responded to a call to the clinic at 1:16 p.m. They found the units missing and damage to coolants lines attached to the building. Police have no suspects and no witnesses.

Woman arrested for attempted B&E

DAVISON TWP. — A 67-year-old Davison man called police May 17 after observing a woman on the security cameras at his home on Rivershyre Parkway walking around the house. The man, who observed the suspicious activity on his cell phone, which streams security camera footage from his house, called police to tell them he thought someone was trying to break into his house. Police and the homeowner arrived at the house and found the woman had left, but there were pry marks on one of the doors. The homeowner put the woman’s image on Facebook and within a short time she was identified as a 49-year-old Saginaw woman and police arrested her the following day. — Compiled by Gary Gould