UPDATE: No injuries in Marquette County hunting dispute, sheriff’s office says

Law enforcement at the scene near Little Garlic Falls in Marquette Township, Nov. 30, 2022.
Law enforcement at the scene near Little Garlic Falls in Marquette Township, Nov. 30, 2022.(WLUC)
Published: Nov. 30, 2022 at 4:33 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 2, 2022 at 2:51 PM EST
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MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE: According to the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, Wednesday’s incident near Little Garlic Falls involved landowners who said they believed they were being shot at.

The call of shots fired came in around the same time a buck was shot in the area.

No charges or arrests were made.

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Last published: Nov 30, 2022 4:35:25 PM

No one was injured in a dispute involving hunters in northern Marquette County Wednesday afternoon, investigators say.

According to the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, tempers flared in a dispute between hunters in the area near Little Garlic Falls in Marquette Township around 3:00 p.m. Wednesday. That’s just west of Marquette County Road 550 in northern Marquette Township.

Law enforcement at the scene told a TV6 reporter that no one was injured, and it’s an active investigation. The people involved are being interviewed.

No further details have been confirmed by investigators. This story will be updated when more information is released.

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, Michigan State Police and Marquette City Police Department were all at the scene.

Wednesday is the final day of the 15-day firearm deer season in Michigan.