home  :  get our free newsletter  :  past newsletters  :  become a sponsor  :  donate  :  contact us
community weblog  :  community calendar  :  discussions  :  login

community weblog - [ PC man arrested after boating incident ]

PC man arrested after boating incident

  #
A Port Clinton man had little luck Wednesday out on the Portage River -- first he lost his friend's boat, then he was arrested. Richard A. Long, 49, of 3095 W. Wayne St. was charged by the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated after a run-in with the U.S. Coast Guard.

Coast Guard officials at Station Marblehead say Long borrowed his friend's 10-foot aluminum boat to head out into the Portage River on Wednesday afternoon. About 500 feet out the engine fell off, and Long paddled it to shore. His mistake, however, was not tying the boat up, according to Coast Guard reports. more...

 



Safety  

discussion

  discuss this article


<<  |  June 2018  |  >>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
272829303112
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
1234567

view our rss feed



Copyright 2018 Edict Incorporated
280 Mill Street, Suite A | Rochester, MI 48307 | (248) 650-4962
privacy statement | contact us