Man arrested for operating under the influence of drugs after crashing into tree.

June 15, 2022

– Oceana County Sheriff’s Office photo

Man arrested for operating under the influence of drugs after crashing into tree.

PENTWATER — A 30-year-old Shelby man was arrested for operating under the influence of drugs following a single-vehicle crash on Hancock Street near Sand Street Wednesday, June 15, around 6:30 a.m.

The 2004 Chevrolet Impala the man was operating crashed into a tree.

“We are continuing the investigation as far as substances found at the scene,” said Oceana County Sheriff Craig Mast. Additional charges are pending.

The man, who was wearing a seat belt, suffered minor injuries and was treated and released at Trinity Health Shelby Hospital. 

The suspect was lodged in the Oceana County Jail.

– Oceana County Sheriff’s Office photo

Please consider helping to fund local news. Mason County Press and Oceana County Press are available for free thanks to the generous support of our advertisers and individuals. Three ways to help us: Venmo: @MasonCountyPress; Paypal:; Mail a check to PO BOX 21, Scottville, MI 49454. 

This story is copyrighted © 2022, all rights reserved by Media Group 31, LLC, PO Box 21, Scottville, MI 49454. No portion of this story or images may be reproduced in any way, including print or broadcast, without expressed written consent.

As the services of Media Group 31, LLC news services, the information posted within the sites are archivable for public record and historical posterity. For this reason it is the policy and practice of this company to not delete postings. It is the editor’s discretion to update or edit a story when/if new information becomes available. This may be done by editing the posted story or posting a new “follow-up” story. Media Group 31, LLC or any of its agents have the right to make any changes to this policy. Refer to Use Policy for more information.


Area Churches

Subscribe to OCP via email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 12,807 other subscribers