Debris found on Jackson railroad tracks

Posted at 9:14 AM, Jun 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-14 09:14:38-04

Police in Jackson believe somebody put debris on tracks, which "has the potential to create a very dangerous situation."

Amtrak Police found the debris on one of the tracks between N. Jackson Street and N. Blackstone Street, and alerted Jackson Police to the situation.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Jackson Police at (517) 786-8782

Jackson Police note that walking on the railroad tracks, or property owned by the railroad is illegal. It's a misdemeanor offense, and anyone trespassing can be arrested or ticketed.