On this replace, the Leelanau County Sheriff’s Workplace says they’ve discovered a person they are saying broke into a house and stole a automotive in Leelanau County.
Leelanau County deputies had been known as to a residence within the 12000 block of South West Bayshore Drive round 7:16 a.m. Thursday on experiences of a house invasion and illegal driving away of an car.
Deputies had been suggested by the reporting celebration that an unknown male topic entered their residence in the course of the night time. Whereas within the residence, the suspect helped himself to meals, alcohol, clothes gadgets, and automotive keys earlier than loading all of it up into the sufferer’s automotive and stealing it. The sufferer was in a position to present deputies movies of the incident which later helped determine the perpetrator.
Through the course of the preliminary investigation, the sufferer was additionally in a position to present a reside notification, through an app, of the present location of the stolen automobile. Deputies had been in a position to relay this info to authorities in Grand Traverse County, who situated the suspect and had been in a position to make contact with him. The motive force was subsequently arrested and transported to the Leelanau County Jail. The automobile might be returned to the proprietor undamaged.
Deputies are additionally following up on a larceny report from the Discovery Pier in Elmwood Twp. that occurred round 3 a.m. Thursday, the place a male topic matching the outline of the suspect, was witnessed stealing a cart of products from the dock space.
The suspect has been recognized as a 30-year-old male out of Shelby Township. A report might be accomplished and forwarded to the Leelanau County Prosecutor’s Workplace for evaluate on expenses of first diploma dwelling invasion, breaking and getting into with intent of a motorized vehicle, illegal driving away, and recurring offender, fourth Offense.
Late final week, this similar particular person was charged with defrauding an innkeeper within the Suttons Bay space. He has but to be arraigned in court docket on that incident.