Child injured by dog bite

March 30, 2015

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HART — A 13-year-old child suffered minor injuries Thursday, March 26, at 9:45 p.m. in the area of Lincoln and Dryden streets after a neighbor’s dog got through a fence and bit the child’s arm, stated Hart Police Chief Dan Leimback.

The dog is a 3-year-old lab/boxer mix, the chief said, and the case has been turned over to Oceana County Animal Control.

Other recent local enforcement activity includes:

Friday, March 27, 2015:

– 12:13 a.m., (Hart Police Department), two-car property damage accident, Wood and Union streets, driver ran a stop sign, no injuries.

– 10:40 a.m., (HPD), domestic assault reported, Courtland and Wood streets, under investigation.

– 6:10 p.m., (Michigan State Police), possession of marijuana and minor in possession (MIP) of alcohol, Hart Twp.

Saturday, March 28, 2015:

– 1:46 p.m., (MSP), a 20-year-old Shelby man was arrested for no operator’s license and no insurance, First and Pine streets, Shelby.

Sunday, March 29, 2015:

– 2:15 p.m., (MSP), one-car property damage accident, Tyler and 88th Ave., Hart Twp.

– 3:51 p.m., (MSP), one-car property damage accident, 128th Ave. and Garfield Rd., Otto Twp.

– 6:03 p.m., (MSP), domestic assault, 5000 block of S. 184th Ave., Greenwood Twp.

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