RODNEY, MI – On Monday February 15th, 2021, James Hatchew, 55-years-old, of Rodney, was arraigned in the 77th District Court on Felonious Assault of a Police Officer and Resisting Arrest.
Charges stem from an incident at Hatchew’s residence on 2/14/21 where he was refusing to return snowmobiles to their legal owner. When Deputies arrived, he assault them, refused orders, and resisted arrest. One Deputy was treated for broken bone and is unable to work do to the injury.
Hatchew remains in custody on a $20,000 surety bond.