Marquette Sheriff Gwinn Patrols To Increase This Weekend After Anonymous Tip
MARQUETTE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*
DATE OF INCIDENT:August 13, 2011
LOCATION OF INCIDENT:Gwinn, Michigan
BRIEF SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office has received information that there may be a substantial gathering in the Gwinn area, on Saturday night August 13, 2011, into the morning hours of Sunday, August 14, 2011. Information received revealed that there may be under age persons consuming alcohol.
This information was received via anonymous phone calls and social networking websites.
The Sheriff’s Office will have additional patrols in the area, funded by Federal grants received and dispersed by the Office of Highway Safety Planning, Underage Drinking Enforcement. The Forsyth Township Police Dept. will also be assisting the Sheriff’s Office with this operation to ensure the safety of the public and enforce “Zero Tolerance” for underage alcohol violations.