Author Archives: Allen Telgenhof

About Allen Telgenhof

Allen Telgenhof is the Charlevoix County Prosecuting Attorney; 29 years as an attorney, 14 years of coaching high school baseball, now as varsity coach at Boyne Falls Public Schools. Graduated from Clio High School, Michigan State University and Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Proud father of Ty, Ally, Will and Luke.

Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault

Tuitamaga Peter Namulauulu, 32, Kewadin, pleaded guilty this morning in the 33rd Circuit Court to assault with intent to commit criminal sexual conduct involving sexual penetration. The crime carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison. Namulauulu was originally … Continue reading

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Latvian Man Pleads Guilty to Internet Scam

Karlis Vitols, 29, Miami Springs, Florida, pleaded guilty this morning to obtaining $1,000 or more but less than $20,000 by false pretenses in the 33rd Circuit Court. Vitols will be sentenced on Sept. 14. The crime is punishable by up … Continue reading

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Man Pleads Guilty to Medical Marijuana Theft and Use of False Evidence

On Friday, August 3 in the 33rd Circuit Court, Trevor James Blackwell, 26, Charlevoix, pleaded guilty to breaking and entering with intent, a ten-year felony, and presenting false evidence, a four-year felony. Blackwell will also be subject to a sentencing … Continue reading

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Charlevoix Man Gets Prison for Sexual Assault on Child

Nicholas J. Thelen, 22, of Charlevoix, was sentenced to 57 to 180 months in prison this morning by Judge Roy C. Hayes III in the 33rd Circuit Court. Thelen pleaded guilty to Criminal Sexual Conduct, Second Degree on March 21, … Continue reading

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Free Movie at Charlevoix Cinema III for Crime Victim Rights Week 2018

The Charlevoix County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office will be hosting a free showing of the powerful documentary “Sands of Silence: Waves of Courage” at Charlevoix Cinema III on Tuesday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. All members of the public are invited … Continue reading

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Boyne City Man Sent to Prison

Kyle Richard Cronin, 26, of Boyne City, was sentenced to serve 38 to 60 months in prison this morning in the 33rd Circuit Court. Cronin pleaded guilty on Feb. 2 to a reduced charge of attempted assault by strangulation. The … Continue reading

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Three Sentenced to Prison in Charlevoix County

Three defendants were sent to prison this morning in the 33rd Circuit Court. Justin Swadling, 35, of Alanson, was sentenced to 10 to 15 years on his conviction of criminal sexual conduct, third degree. Swadling pleaded guilty on Jan. 16, … Continue reading

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