Alleged Drunken Driver Involved in Hit and Run Accident
The following information is gathered from the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. Arrests do not indicate conviction.
Hit and run
Macomb County Sheriff deputies were dispatched March 12 to the scene of a hit-and-run, car crash on Hall Road in Macomb Township. According to reports, deputies were able to locate the vehicle, with heavy front-end damage, in a parking lot on Hall Road and Heydenreich. Deputies found the driver of the vehicle behind the wheel and uninjured, and could smell intoxicants on the driver. The driver, a 26-year-old Clinton Township man, was uncooperative and transported to a hospital for a blood draw, police said. He was charged with resisting and obstructing, operating while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a property-damage accident.
Possession of marijuana
Macomb County Sheriff's deputies stopped a vehicle March 12 in the parking lot of St. Isidore and could smell marijuana coming from vehicle. According to reports, deputies searched the vehicle and found a small amount of marijuana in an ashtray. The 30-year-old woman, from Royal Oak, said the marijuana "must belong to her boyfriend" who has a Medical Marijuana license, the report stated. She was arrested for possession of marijuana.