Marquette man convicted of 7 felonies, including CSC and weapons charges

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) – A Marquette man was found guilty Wednesday of multiple criminal sexual conduct charges and weapons charges. The Marquette County Prosecutor’s Office said after a two-day jury trial, Jason Thomas Leist, 42, was convicted of seven felonies, including two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct, each of which carries a maximum […]

L’Anse man dies after assault; Houghton man charged with open homicide

HOUGHTON, Mich. (WZMQ) – A 19-year-old Houghton man is charged with homicide after a 24-year-old L’Anse man died from his injuries following an assault. The Houghton Police Department says Luke Kreider was initially charged with Assault/Intent to Murder on Friday, September 2. The Houghton County Prosecutor’s Office amended the charge Tuesday, September 6 to Homicide-Open […]