Saturday, August 6, 2011

Special Informational Meeting - Thefts in Rural Communities.

There have been an alarming number of thefts from local farms over the past few weeks. Many of these thefts occurred in nearby Townships located in Ottawa County but they have now spread to a number of Townships in Kent County including Alpine Township, particularly along Peach Ridge Ave.

B indicates a larceny from an unoccupied building
An informational meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 9th, for farmers and residents in the rural community, at 7:00 PM at the Alpine Township Center, 5255 Alpine Ave. NW. (Corner of 6 Mile Rd NW) Farmers from neighboring communities are also invited to attend.

The main  purpose of the meeting is for the Kent County Sheriff's Department to inform the public about these incidents and what is being done by local law enforcement agencies.  Ottawa County Sheriff's Department has also been invited to attend.

Kent County Sheriff’s Department 911
Non Emergency: 632-6100

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