Homeowner awakens to find alleged drunk man sleeping on his couch.

August 10, 2016

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HART — A homeowner in the 400 block of Union Street woke up Sunday, Aug. 7, at 8:45 a.m. to find a man, who allegedly was intoxicated, sleeping on his couch who he did not know, said Hart Police Chief Juan Salazar.

The house was unlocked, the chief said. The suspect, a 20-year-old Walkerville man, was arrested for minor in possession of alcohol (MIP), and the police report has been submitted to the Oceana County Prosecutor’s Office to pursue a possible charge of illegal entry, Salazar said.

Other recent Hart Police Department activity includes:

Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016:

  • 12:05 a.m., gas drive-off, $10 in fuel taken, Mobile gas station, Polk Road.

Monday, Aug. 8, 2016:

  • 1:30 a.m., a 26-year-old Hart man was arrested for domestic violence, 4000 block of West Polk Road.

Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016:

  • 5 p.m., two-car crash, no injuries, Hart City Hall parking lot.
  • 9:34 p.m., larceny of medication, 500 block of Dryden Street.

Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016:

  • 1:40 p.m., larceny of a cell phone, outside of Hart City Hall.

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