Kentwood city commissioner arraigned in connection with ‘malicious phone call’

Posted at 12:52 AM, Dec 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-17 00:52:13-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A Kentwood city commissioner accused of a making a malicious phone call has been arraigned.

We’re told commissioner Steven Redmond plead not guilty on December 12 by mail.

Redmond is expected back in court next month for his pre-trial conference.

The charges come after the Kent County Sheriff’s department found surveillance video of Redmond making threats against someone on the phone who opposed his ideas on a development project.