Frankenmuth Police officers handled a drunken driving case and made a warrant arrest on a frequent repeat offender last week.
Around 3am Sunday, September 3, officers were called to the corner of Reimer and King roads for an unknown injury accident. Officers arrived and found a vehicle in the ditch on the east side of the road.
Further investigation found the driver slumped over the steering wheel, sleeping. Officers concluded through evidence at the scene that driver, a 27-year-old Saginaw woman, was allegedly was operating while impaired. She was alone.
MMR Ambulance Service arrived at the scene but she denied being injured. She failed field sobriety tests, was arrested and lodged in the Saginaw County Jail for OWI. Reinert & Bender Auto Repair and Towing removed the vehicle from the scene.
Early evening on Monday, September 4, FPD officers were called to Wellspring Lutheran Services, 725 West Genesee Street, for a suspicious male subject in the parking lot, wearing a jacket and a bandana over his face.
Officers arrived, searched the lot and found the subject, a 58-year-old male, sleeping under a trailer. Officers have had contact with this man, whose last known address is Frankenmuth, on several occasions this year.
Officer ran a file check and he was found to be wanted on an active misdemeanor warrant from the Saginaw Police Department. He was lodged in the Saginaw County Jail on the charge and his bike and camping equipment were dropped off at a location in town.