STURGIS, MI (WTVB) - A suspected burglar who had a busy day early Sunday, breaking into two homes in Sturgis has been arrested and may be formally charged today. Sturgis Police were called to the 1000 block of Nottingham Drive at about 5:30 Sunday morning, and caught him in the act. They also found the stolen truck he was using as a getaway vehicle in the woods behind the home. He is now also suspected in a burglary that took place earlier Sunday in the 200 block of Ellerman, but was not discovered and reported until after his arrest. He is being held in the St. Joseph County Jail for Home invasion and vehicle theft.
Meantime Sturgis police say an altercation in the McDonalds parking lot Sunday night turned violent. They say 4 male suspects were beating up a 5th man. With the help of a witness on the scene, Sturgis police located the 4 suspects running behind the K-Mart building. After a short foot pursuit, all 4 were arrested on charges of aggravated assault and resisting and obstructing police