Traverse City Record-Eagle


July 16, 2012

Police arrest teen for nude car-jumping

TRAVERSE CITY — Police arrested a teenage male after police received a report of a naked person jumping on cars.

Traverse City police arrested the nude 17-year-old suspect Saturday around 11:30 p.m. after responding to the Oak Park School parking lot on Garfield Avenue. Police said the suspect jumped on cars and in front of traffic. Police said the suspect tried to run when he saw police and was caught and arrested. The suspect told police he took an illegal drug and was transported to Munson Medical Center for treatment and lodged in the Grand Traverse County Jail.

The incident followed an unrelated arrest Saturday night after 8 p.m. at the volleyball court beach in Traverse City. City police responded to a report of a disturbance and found an intoxicated man fighting with two people. Police said the Traverse City man, 27, fought with people who tried to get him to leave the area. He was arrested for disorderly conduct and lodged in the county jail.

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