On 04/19/2020, at approximately 4:50 p.m, Clare County Central Dispatch received a call of gunshots being fired inside a residence in Hayes Township, Clare County. The reporting party advised that a male in the home was intoxicated and fired a gun, and then threatened the reporting party.
Deputies responded to the scene and made contact with the male. The male was identified as Michael Blake, a 56-year-old from Harrison. Michael Black was arrested and transported to the Clare County Jail.
On Tuesday 4/21/2020 Michael Blake was arraigned in the 80th District Court by Magistrate Worpell. Michael Blake was charged with weapons – firearms discharge in or at a building, weapons – felony firearm x 2, and assault with a dangerous weapon. Magistrate Worpell set his bond at $50,000 cash / surety / 10%.