According to Consumers Energy's Outage Map, around 10:30am Wednesday the outage affected customers along 20th St. in Battle Creek, between Columbia Ave. and the I-94 Business Loop. The outage extended into the Springfield area to the northwest, and along Goguac St. eastward to Meachem.
Authorities say that Deputies went to a home in the 13,400 block of Beadle Lake Rd. October 17, after someone said stolen goods were there. While speaking to someone at the residence, deputies noticed that there was theft of power taking place. Deputies returned later with a search warrant.