Michigan State Police stopped a vehicle in Amboy Township, Hillsdale County, for a defective equipment violation.Further investigation revealed the driver, a Michael Dewayne Bates, Age 41, of 111 S. Michigan St., Alvordton, OH, and the passenger, a Brian Keith Adkins, Age 27, of 113 Bush St., Kunkle, OH, were in possession of suspected marijuana. The passenger was also in possession of open intoxicants. Both men were arrested, transported, and lodged in Hillsdale County Jail.

Additional Activity:

On May 12, 2016, 14 calls for service/incidents were investigated including:

  • Troopers cited one motorist for unlawful use of a license plate in Liberty Township, Jackson County
  • Troopers are investigating a sex offender registry violation in the city of Jackson
  • Troopers were dispatched to three separate traffic crashes in Jackson and Hillsdale Counties