Saline Man Busted With Drugs, Alcohol After Going Wrong Way at Old Creek

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 06/09/2016 - 14:53

An 18-year-old Saline man was arrested June 1 on suspicion of possession of marijuana and having open intoxicants in a vehicle.

Police stopped the man for going straight through the intersection in the right-turn lane on northbound Old Creek Road at Michigan Avenue. Police stopped the driver around 3:30 p.m. on Maple Road near Clark Street.

Police detected the smell of marijuana and arrested the man. They found a bag of what they suspect is marijuana in the man’s glove box. They also found a glass pipe. There was a nearly empty bottle of run behind the driver’s seat.

The man had not consumed any drugs or alcohol that day, he told police, but had left the items in his vehicle after a party the previous weekend.

The items were confiscated. His vehicle was impounded. The man was arrested and released. Charges are pending.

Theft From Vehicle

A 49-year-old Onsted woman reported that someone went through her car, parked in the lot south of the Saline Rec Center, and stole $95 from her wallet. Her credit cards were not stolen.

She was in Saline for a baseball tournament.

17-Year-Old Arrested for Assault 

A 17-year-old Saline boy may face charges for domestic assault after pushing, pulling and throwing a shoe at his mother. He also allegedly threatened her life during an altercation on Whitlock Street June 6.

The teenager, who is prescribed anti-psychotic medicine, had recently refused to regularly take his medicine.



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