2 week ago
A suspected violent criminal was found Tuesday in Belleville and taken into custody, the U.S. Marshals Service said. Tyrone Brooks, 18, of Ypsilanti, was arrested without incident at 3 p.m. Tuesday, said Deputy U.S. Marshal Robert Watson. Brooks has been charged in a six-count felony warrant, he said.
Detroit police are investigating after a homeless man was approached by two masked men in a white van, robbed, and then shot in his right hip Wednesday morning on the city's west side. Police say the shooting took place about 5:30 a.m. in the area of 14th and Kendall, which is south of Oakman Boulevard and west of the John C. Lodge Freeway.
2 week ago
53 y.o. man and 46 y.o. woman shot dead at Evergreen Meadows condos, Evergreen at I-696 in Southfield. Early reports had F in her 20s. Appears to be homocide-suicide. The victims were in a relatiinship
Detroit Police are investigating a shooting on the city's east side that left a 26-year-old man in critical condition. The shooting happened at about 6:30 p.m. Monday in the area of Grayton and Waveney streets near Cadieux Road and Warren Avenue, authorities said.
Firefighters are trying to figure out what started a fire early in the morning on Tuesday, Feb. 27. Kent County dispatchers say it happened on Tisdel Avenue between 18 and 19 Mile Roads. When crews arrived on the scene, flames were pouring out of the building.
2 week ago
Four people are dead after a shooting rampage on Detroit’s west side. The suspected gunman, 27-year-old George Anthony Davis, drove to Ohio and turned the gun on himself. He died shortly after arriving to a hospital
3 week ago
A short police chase in Pontiac ended with the suspect crashing into a concrete barrier. Police are still looking for that driver. Police say they tried to pull over the driver for a traffic violation but the suspect wouldn't stop. A short chase ensued, and the driver crashed into a fence and then slammed into a concrete barrier outside of a power substation at Sanford Street and South Boulevard.
A 26-year-old man was shot in the shoulder Saturday afternoon, and a 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion he pulled the trigger after the two had an argument over money on Detroit's west side. Police said the shooting took place at 5 p.m. on the 8000 block of Auburn, which is just north of Tireman and east of Evergreen.
More than 25,000 Consumers Energy customers across Michigan are without power Sunday morning. Consumers Energy told 24 Hour News 8 that strong winds are causing most of the outages. The strong winds are making it difficult for crews to get power back on to the 25,170 customers affected.
3 week ago
Authorities say they found the body of a second person in rubble following a fire in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula that’s being investigated as suspicious. Two buildings in downtown Ironwood were badly damaged or destroyed early Wednesday, including one with apartments on two floors. Authorities say one person died Wednesday at a hospital after being rescued and a body was found Thursday in debris.
3 week ago
Detroit: Police crime scene in the area of McNichols and Evergreen. Getting tips this maybe a homicide
Police are investigating the death of a 3-year-old Port Huron Township boy, officials said. Detectives with the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office are handling the case, Sheriff Tim Donnellon said in a statement. He said deputies were called to a home in the 3700 block of Lapeer Road in Port Huron Township just before 9 a.m. Monday to respond to a report about a deceased child.
A Michigan State Police trooper was taken to the hospital this morning after crashing his patrol car while trying to catch a speeding vehicle on I-75
Police on scene of barricaded gunman situation at a home in Troy, shots fired
Police are investigating after multiple vehicles were hit by projectiles Sunday afternoon on I-75. MSP said the cars suffered damage on the southbound lanes of I-75 between Rochester Road in Troy and the Davison Freeway in Detroit. Drivers reported being hit between 3 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sunday along the 10-mile stretch of I-75. Four incidents were reported within 30 minutes, and police said they're connected
Police are investigating a deadly crash that happened Sunday morning. Emergency crews arrived at the scene around 8:21 a.m. on Fruitridge Avenue north of 5 mile Road in Alpine Township. According to the Kent County Sheriff’s Office, a passerby noticed a vehicle down in the ditch they believed to be unoccupied. Police say they found the driver inside the vehicle.
4 week ago
A family of four found dead in their Keego Harbor home of what police are calling a murder-suicide all died of gunshot wounds, according to the Oakland County Medical Examiner's Office.
4 week ago
Pokagon Fire and Ambulance were dispatched to the scene of a rollover accident on M-51 just north of Pokagon Sunday morning. At approximately 7:25 a.m. officers responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident on M-51 near Pokagon Street in Pokagon Township.
Police are looking for a man who reportedly stole a vehicle in a woman’s driveway early Sunday morning. Portage police say crews responded to the 5600 Block of Lovers Lane for a report of a car theft just after 1 a.m.
A Detroit man is in serious condition after being shot in the leg during a robbery early Friday morning on the city's east side, police said. The shooting happened at about 2 a.m. in the 11300 Courville near Kelly Road and Hayes Street, said Dontae Freeman, social media manager for the Detroit Police Department.
Three people are facing several charges in the human trafficking of a 14-year-old Detroit girl. Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged 33-year-old Eric Brown, 26-year-old Brian Ash, 18-year-old Gracy Nyirahabimana, all from Detroit, in connection with the incident. According to police, the three acted together to use the 14-year-old girl in human trafficking between Jan. 16, 2018 and Jan. 26, 2018
1 month ago
Detroit police say two brothers were killed during a home invasion on the city's west side early Thursday morning. According to police, the brothers were unloading their car in the 14000 block of Ashton near Southfield Freeway and Schoolcraft around 12:30 a.m. According to police, three suspects approached the brothers, forced them inside the home. That's when the two victims were shot.
A Michigan man charged with animal cruelty after about 70 cows were found dead on his properties is awaiting sentencing after reaching a plea agreement. The Ann Arbor News reports that 61-year-old Keith E. Huck Jr. of Livingston County's Cohoctah Township is scheduled to return to court on March 12 to learn his punishment. He faces up to 93 days in jail.
Police say a teenager used a pellet gun to shoot out the back window of a school bus full of children. No injuries were reported in the shooting as students were being dropped off after school on Tuesday in Saginaw.
They called 25-year-old Detroit Police Officer Darren Weathers Lucky. On Tuesday, with his young daughter in town from Atlanta, Weathers died after a violent crash on Michigan Avenue near Clark during a police training exercise.
3 Detroit police officers shot, 3 women killed after barricaded gunman situation
Two people are dead and two others injured including a police officer following a shooting in Detroit. Police say two gunmen are barricaded in two houses next door to each other.
A barricaded situation in Detroit left one police officer injured. Authorities say the officer was shot in the knee Sunday night while responding to an incident on the east side of the city. The officer was hospitalized and reported to be in stable condition. Two women were killed and another man was injured at the scene. Police say the shooting suspect has mental issues.
A double-murder suspect is barricaded inside a home in northeast Detroit after shooting a police officer in the knee late Sunday night. The officer is in stable condition. The gunman is believed to be responsible for killing two women and injuring a man.
A seven month old baby pronounced dead at Henry Ford Hospital. Highland Park police spokesperson Marli Blackman confirms the incident happened around 8pm Sunday in the 2000 block of W McNichols and is believed to be a homicide.