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19 February 2018
A former Michigan teacher has been sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison for slashing his wife's throat after she discovered his affair with a middle school student. James Chelekis, 32, was sentenced on Thursday in the horrific June attack.
A man has been charged in the shooting of a 25-year-old Detroit police officer who had responded to a domestic violence complaint on the city’s east side.
Authorities say a Michigan man celebrating his 21st birthday accidentally shot his best friend and then killed himself in grief. Zachary Woodcock shot himself minutes after he accidentally shot 21-year-old Richard Skillman, who died at the scene
A pickup truck driver who authorities say struck and injured six people waiting inside a bus stop shelter in Mount Clemens last year has been sentenced to a year in jail. Fifty-six-year-old Gary Daleo of Roseville learned his punishment Thursday in Macomb County Circuit Court after earlier pleading no contest to charges including driving while intoxicated causing injury. He’ll also serve two years of probation.
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Authorities are investigating a fatal accident involving a school bus in Macomb County. The accident happened Friday morning along North Avenue near 28 Mile Road in Ray Township. Macomb County Anthony Wickersham said a driver was traveling northbound on North Avenue when she lost control of her vehicle and collided with the bus, which had three middle school students on board.
A suspect is in custody after attempting to rob a bank and holding hostages on Thursday in Canton Township, Michigan.
Deandre Lamar-Dante Johnson, 20, has been arrested in connection with the 2017 homicide of Daran Adams-Jackson. Jackson was shot and killed at Cambridge Square Apartments on Mason Street NE in Grand Rapids around 9:00 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22.
Multiple people are being held hostage at a bank in Canton, Michigan, after a failed robbery, police say - DFP
A suspect was arrested less than 24 hours after Grand Rapids' fifth homicide of 2018. Rodriguez-Ortiz, 22, into custody Wednesday in the 1000 block of Bridge Street Northwest, less than four blocks from where the shooting happened Tuesday night
Police officer in critical condition after being shot in line of duty. Suspect in custody
Two Michigan State Police troopers were shot Wednesday morning while executing a search warrant related to a cold case investigation. The shooting happened about 11:15 a.m. Jan. 24 in Branch Countys Union Township, Michigan State Police said. When troopers announced their presence before entering the residence, the suspect aimed a long gun at the officers
2 Michigan Troopers Shot, Gunman not In Custody
Detroit police are working to find a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery reported at a store last week on the city’s east side
A man was shot and killed on Grand Rapids West Side Tuesday night, marking the city’s fifth homicide of the year. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. outside a home in the 1100 block of Second Street NW near Garfield Avenue. The Grand Rapids Police Department said officers were called to that area after getting a 911 call reporting a shooting. Once on scene, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was rushed to the hospital, where he died around 11 p.m.
An 81-year-old man and his daughter had looked for help to get their furnace fixed just days before their bodies were found inside a cold home in Michigan, according to the South Bend Tribune. The bodies of Albert Bivins and Patricia Bivins were found at their home in Niles, Michigan on Jan. 3. They reportedly had visited the Ferry Street Resource Center to get help after their furnace stopped working just days before their deaths.3 week ago
An 81-year-old man and his daughter had looked for help to get their furnace fixed just days before their bodies were found inside a cold home in Michigan, according to the South Bend Tribune. The bodies of Albert Bivins and Patricia Bivins were found at their home in Niles, Michigan on Jan. 3. They reportedly had visited the Ferry Street Resource Center to get help after their furnace stopped working just days before their deaths.
The shooting death of a 26-year-old Grand Rapids man last week has been ruled the fourth confirmed homicide of 2018. Grand Rapids police said Curtis Darnell Swift Jr. died by means of a gunshot Friday, Jan. 19, at his house in the 200 block of Straight Avenue NW. His manner of death has been ruled a homicide.
A suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting in Battle Creek Monday morning. It happened around 9 a.m. near the intersection of E. Burnham Street and Riverside Drive, according to Calhoun County dispatchers
Police continue to seek a man they believed was barricaded in a Detroit home after a SWAT response came up empty. Darnell Stevenson, 26, is being sought in connection with an assault on his mother on the morning on Monday, Jan. 22, according to a release by the city of Detroit.
The Little Caesars on Leonard Street NW in Grand Rapids was robbed on Sunday night. The robbery occurred around 8:30 p.m. Police are looking for a white man in his late-30s to early 40s. He has scruffy red facial hair and was wearing a green jacket with white stripes.
The victim, identified as a 27-year-old male, was taken to an area hospital, where police say he is in stable condition.
Police say a man was injured in a drive-by shooting in Kentwood early Sunday. The shooting happened shortly after 3 a.m. near the intersection of East Beltline Avenue and 28th Street SE. Police say the victim was in a vehicle headed southbound when the shooting happened. The victim, identified as a male, was taken to an area hospital to be treated for his injuries.
"I am here to tell you I won't rest until every last trace of your influence on this sport has been destroyed, like the cancer it is," Aly Raisman tells Larry Nassar
"I am here to face you, Larry, so you can see I have regained my strength, that I'm no longer a victim," Aly Raisman says. "I'm a survivor."
"Larry, you do realize that we, this group of women you so heartlessly abused over such a long period of time, are a force and you are nothing," Aly Raisman says
The death of 79-year-old Lake County woman Evelyn Louise Ware has been ruled a homicide. The Lake County Medical Examiners Office made that ruling on Friday and detectives from the Michigan State Police Mount Pleasant Post, Hart Post and the 6th District Headquarters as well as investigators from the Michigan State Police Fire Investigation Unit continue to investigate the fire and alleged murder
While assisting at the scene of one crash, a tow truck driver in Michigan found himself in the middle of another, narrowly surviving when a moving vehicle suddenly careened toward his truck.
Detroit police and fire are investigating after a body was found inside a home following a fire on the city's east side. According police, the fire started in an abandoned home early Friday morning on Liberal near Gratiot and 7 Mile.
Michigan 12-year-old with flu-like symptoms dies days after vomiting at dinner
Investigators are asking for tips in a double homicide that happened in SE Grand Rapids. Germaine Brown, 46, and her grandson, King Talbert, 2, were shot and killed in a home in the 200 block of Montgomery Wednesday.
Police in Muskegon Heights were called to a shooting. The Muskegon Heights police chief said the shooting investigation was underway in the area of East Summit Ave. and Mason Blvd.