Police Put Down Deer After Accident; Items Taken from White Lake Home
Here is the latest in White Lake crime news.
White Lake Police were called to the 9000 block of Highland Road Dec. 10 at 8 a.m. after a car struck a deer in the roadway.
According to the report, the person involved in the accident was not on the scene when police arrived (and did not file a police report), but drivers on the road called after seeing the deer in the middle of M-59.
Officers stated in the report that the deer has severe injuries. The deer was shot and killed by an officer and removed from the roadway.
Lt. Don Nankervis said a local resident was called and he came and took the deer to harvest it for meat.
"We have a list at the front desk of people who will come out and take the deer when there is an accident like this," Nankervis said. "We don't like to let it the deer go to waste."
Home invasion reported
More than $1,000 in video games and electronics was taken from a home on the 6000 block of Northwood Circle, according to White Lake Police.
According to the report, the incident happened sometime between 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7.
The report states the owner of the home, 28, left a door unlocked while he was gone. When he returned he found several items missing from the home.
There are no suspects at this time, and the incident remains under investigation.