Grandmother arrested for custodial interference.

July 11, 2022

Grandmother arrested for custodial interference.

CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP — A 64-year-old New Era woman was arrested for a two-year felony of custodial interference Sunday, July 10, shortly before 9 p.m. in the 6900 block of 38th Avenue, according to Oceana County Sheriff Craig Mast.

The 5-year-old girl, who is the suspect’s granddaughter, was not kidnapped or harmed, said Mast.

“The complainant (the child’s mother) was claiming that her parents would not return her 5-year-old and that she (the complainant) was assaulted by her father.”

The report will be forwarded to the Oceana County Prosecutor’s Office to determine if a domestic violence charge will be filed against the grandfather, said Mast.

Other police activity in Oceana County over the weekend includes:

Friday, July 8, 2022:

  • 12:43 a.m., (Oceana County Sheriff’s Office), a 26-year-old Shelby man was arrested for domestic violence, 2200 block of West Shelby Road, Shelby Township.
  • 6:36 p.m., (OCSO), malicious destruction of property, 1500 block of East Madison Road, Crystal Township. A storm door was damaged.
  • 7:01 p.m., (OCSO), possession of cocaine and other narcotics, East Harrison Road near 144th Avenue, Elbridge Township. Charges are pending lab results of the substances found.

Saturday, July 9, 2022:

  • 3:54 a.m., (OCSO), domestic assault, 3300 block of West Monroe Road, Weare Township.
  • 4:42 p.m., (Michigan State Police), a 29-year-old Au Gres, Michigan man was arrested for domestic violence, 8200 block of West Hazel Road, Golden Township.
  • 11:10 p.m., (MSP), a 32-year-old Shelby man was arrested for operating while intoxicated, US 31 and Polk Road, Hart Township.

Sunday, July 10, 2022:

  • 12:55 a.m., (OCSO), breaking and entering of cars and camper trailers, 4200 block of North 136th Avenue, Elbridge Township.
  • 1:45 p.m., (MSP), a motorcycle rider suffered minor injuries following a collision with a vehicle that was towing a camper, Harrison Road and 144th Avenue, Elbridge Township.

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