ANTRIM COUNTY EXOTICS: Animal abuse case ends in guilty plea | Local News

BELLAIRE — A woman facing multiple felony animal cruelty charges in Antrim County pleaded guilty during a remote hearing in 13th Circuit Court as part of an agreement previously negotiated with the prosecutor’s office. Brooklynn Beck, 28, of Central Lake, was facing six felony charges after law enforcement in April executed a search warrant on … Read more

Prosecutors seek to introduce evidence Michigan school shooter Ethan Crumbley’s parents created a pathway to violence

CNN — Mass shooters have “a slow build towards violence over time and they give up a lot of warning signs,” a forensic psychologist tested Friday at a pretrial hearing for the parents of Michigan school shooter suspect Ethan Crumbley. Jennifer, 44, and James Crumbley, 46, have each been charged with four counts of involuntary … Read more

Antrim County: Prosecutor seeks animal forfeiture in abuse case | News

BELLAIRE — Antrim County has paid more than $15,000 caring for a menagerie of exotic animals seized in an abuse investigation and, after filing criminal charges against the owner, the prosecutor is seeking a forfeiture order from the court. Brooklynn Beck, 28, of Central Lake, is facing six felony charges in 13th Circuit Court after … Read more