Fireworks used to damage mailboxes

A 17 year old Ironwood Township man has been arrested and charged in connection with at least a dozen incidents of damage to mailboxes around Gogebic County.

Deputies located the teen Tuesday evening after the investigation lead them to a description of a possible suspect vehicle.

The 17 year old was found to be in possession of a quantity of Consumer Grade Fireworks that he admitted to using to cause the damage.

The investigation is continuing and additional arrests may be forthcoming. The suspect is set for a July 22nd Arraignment in the 98th District Court.