Tuesday Mar 4
Charges dropped against reporter accused of photographing crash site
The charges alleged Leist photographed human remains at a grave site based on the footage that was taken from the scene of a plane crash near Boyne City that killed two men.
Webb sentenced to one year for embezzlement from former employer
A Charlevoix County woman who stole from her employer for over six years has been sentenced to one year in jail.
Dad arrested for more than $12k in unpaid child support
A Leelanau County man was arrested in Charlevoix County over the weekend for over $12,000 in unpaid child support.
Reporter facing two years in prison for taking pictures of plane crash
Damien Leist is being charged under a state law that makes it illegal to take photos of human remains in a grave.
Grand Haven Tribune
Reporter charged with capturing footage of wreck
A reporter who gathered footage of a small airplane crash that killed two in northern lower Michigan has been charged under a state law that prohibits taking pictures of human remains in a grave.