child protective services

ISHPEMING TOWNSHIP, MI--   An Ishpeming Township woman was arrested and four children placed with Child Protective Services following a drug bust Monday.

The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team obtained a search warrant after receiving information that the homeowners were selling drugs. A search of a home at Sunny Side Estates uncovered 16 grams of cocaine along with several loaded handguns and rifles.

RAPID RIVER, MI--    A former abused shelter dog is being hailed as a hero in Delta County, after she found a naked 3-year-old girl lying in a ditch in Rapid River.

MARQUETTE, MI--   Marquette Police have released the name of one of the suspects arrested in a drug bust Wednesday.  

Officers and UPSET detectives executed a search warrant at a house on the 300 block of West Bluff Street and discovered drugs.  Two people were arrested, including Andrea Tyler, 34.  She’s charged with maintaining a drug house and possession of a controlled substance. 

Child Protective Services was called in to assist young children that were living in the house.

Details about the second suspect have not yet been released.

MARQUETTE, MI--   Two suspects have been arrested in a Marquette drug bust.

City Police and detectives from UPSET executed a search warrant at a house on the 300 block of West Bluff Street Wednesday.  Drugs were found at the residence.

Two people were taken into custody.  Child Protective Services was called in to assist when young children were found in the home.

The names of the suspects have not yet been released, pending arraignment.  

Parental rights at stake in MI vaccination case

Feb 4, 2015

PONTIAC, MI (AP)--   A judge could decide whether to order four children in a Michigan family to get the measles vaccine against the wishes of their parents. 

The Detroit Free Press reports child protective service workers were seeking to terminate the parental rights of Brian and Amy Kenny of Oakland County's Highland Township when they learned the children, ages 10 and under, hadn't been vaccinated.

UPDATE, 10:15pm - Ishpeming City Police have identified the three people arrested as 46-year old Robert Michael Kangas, Jr. of Marquette, 32-year old Candice Ann Bonner of Ishpeming, and 18-year old Taylor Marita Trezona of Big Bay. A preliminary hear has been set for July 17th in Marquette District Court.