“Niles Man Arrested After Crashing Into Home in Milton Township”

By | August 11, 2023



A man from Niles has been arrested after crashing his vehicle into a home in Milton Township. The incident occurred early Friday morning, and the driver fled the scene before being located and identified. The 23-year-old suspect was arrested on multiple charges and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash. The case is currently under investigation, with assistance from local authorities. Leader Publications reported

Niles man apprehended following collision with residence in Milton Township

Published at 10:18 am on Friday, 11th August 2023

EDWARDSBURG — Deputies from the Cass County Sheriff’s Office were summoned to the scene of an incident where a vehicle crashed into a residential property near the junction of Redfield Street and Ironwood in Milton Township on Friday morning.

The crash was reported at approximately 3:13 a.m., prompting the swift response of the deputies.

Upon their arrival, it was discovered that the driver had fled the scene. However, subsequent investigations revealed the identity of the driver to be a 23-year-old Niles resident.

The male suspect was apprehended and detained on multiple charges at the Cass County Jail. In compliance with legal procedures, his name is currently being withheld until his arraignment.


Alcohol is believed to have played a role in the occurrence of this crash. The incident remains under active investigation.

Assisting at the scene were personnel from the Howard Township Fire Department, SMCAS Ambulance, and Cass County K9 Neera.