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Parents in Michigan turn in son to stop school shooting plot

PAW PAW, Mich. - A Michigan teenager who allegedly planned to attack his high school with guns and possibly Molotov cocktails and homemade bombs was turned in by his parents, and could be tried as an adult, WOOD reported. >> Read more trending news The 15-year-old boy, who is not being named becaus

KRMG - 2018-03-20 17:48:00

Driver killed in three-vehicle crash on M-139 Monday morning

BERRIEN SPRINGS - One person was killed in a three-vehicle crash that left a stretch of M-139 in Oronoko Township closed for hours on Monday. It happened at Hinchman Road, just north of Berrien Springs, at about 11:20 a.m. Berrien Springs Oronoko Township Police Chief Paul Toliver reported that a no

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2018-03-20 10:00:00

Benton Harbor school leaders discuss over school security

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (WNDU) - According to our reporting partners at WSJM Benton Harbor schools are still discussing security improvements in their schools. The acting superintendent told the Board of Education that the school district's metal detectors are almost repaired. Six of the units are now

WNDU - 2018-03-20 02:20:00

Motorist dies in 3-way collision in Berrien County

BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI -- A motorist was killed late Monday morning in a three-way car crash at M-139 and Hinchman Road in Berrien County's Oronoko Township. Emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene at 11:20 a.m. Monday, March 19. Initial investigation has determined that the deceased was drivi

MLIVE.COM - 2018-03-19 20:39:15

Search warrant served in South Bend drug investigation; 4 arrested

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) Police reportedly found a couple one-pot meth labs and several drugs while serving a search warrant at a South Bend home. It happened Monday evening at a home in the 3000 block of Prast Boulevard. That's a few blocks north of Kennedy Park. Police say the warrant was part of

WNDU - 2018-03-20 22:43:00

Search for missing Paw Paw River kayaker enters week three

Monday marks three weeks since 35-year old Cory Wright went missing while kayaking with friends. Police are now purposely searching in the dark, because surprisingly they can see better. At the Paw Paw River near Watervliet, crews will be searching well into the night. WSBT 22 sat down with the fire

22 WSBT - 2018-03-19 21:13:50

Juvenile detained after allegedly pointing BB gun at students at recess

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- South Bend Police responded to Kennedy Primary Academy Monday after receiving reports of three males approaching the school yard with a firearm, and pointing the gun at students. The incident happened around 12:30 p.m. while fourth graders were at recess. The principal of the sch

ABC57.COM - 2018-03-19 20:41:00

Candidates to debate for St. Joseph County Sheriff

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Three sheriff candidates running in May's Democratic Party primary will take to the podium Tuesday to discuss topics and questions from the public. The debate, hosted by Indiana University South Bend Political Science Club, IU South Bend American Democracy Project and the Leagu

ABC57.COM - 2018-03-20 12:15:00

Teen accused of making credible threat against Paw Paw school arrested

PAW PAW, MI -- A 15-year-old boy accused of making a threat against Paw Paw High School has been arrested. Van Buren County Sheriff's Deputies and Paw Paw Police investigated the threat Sunday, March 18, according to a news release from the sheriff's office. During the investigation, deputies determ

MLIVE.COM - 2018-03-19 15:07:47

Woman arrested for drugs after traffic stop

ELKHART - An Alabama woman was arrested on drug charges after being left behind by a driver who fled a traffic stop. Allyssa Rose, 30, from Opelika, Alabama, was arrested Feb. 10 and charged with possession of 28 or more grams of methamphetamine, a Level 3 felony, and misdemeanor possession of marij


Appeals court affirms Thompson conviction in Krieger murder

LANSING - The Michigan Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction of a man who is serving a decades-long prison term for the murder of David Krieger outside his family's business in 2015. Roy Thompson, 32, of Benton Harbor, was found guilty by a Berrien County Trial Court jury June 30, 2016, of se

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2018-03-20 10:00:00

Paw Paw Public Schools closed Monday due to threat

PAW PAW, MI -- Paw Paw Public Schools will be closed Monday, March 19 due to a threat. The school district announced on Twitter Sunday night that students and staff should not report. Further details on the threat are unclear. An update will be posted when more information is available. PPPS will be


Niles parolee with long record going back to jail

NILES - A Niles man, whose criminal history goes back to when he was 8 years old, was sentenced to jail Monday on a weapons charge and could face additional incarceration since he was on parole at the time of the incident. Jason Eugene Visel, Jr., 21, of Sycamore Street in Niles, pleaded guilty to a

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2018-03-20 10:00:00

Woman robbed outside Dowagiac apartment; police looking for suspect

DOWAGIAC, Mich. (WNDU) - Dowagiac police are looking for the suspect who robbed a woman on Sunday. It happened at the Eagle's Trace apartment complex off of M-51. The woman says she was getting something from her vehicle when a man came up and took her purse. The suspect then fled on foot. Police s

WNDU - 2018-03-19 15:14:00

Cassopolis man faces drug charges after traffic stop

STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) A Cassopolis man is in jail after police say they found several drugs in his car. It happened Saturday morning during a traffic stop on the Indiana Toll Road in Steuben County. During the traffic stop, a trooper smelled marijuana coming from the car of 34-year-old Kondwan

WNDU - 2018-03-19 19:31:00

Bermuda police confirm they have found the body of missing US student Mark Dombroski

This undated photo released by the Bermuda Police Service shows American college student Mark Dombroski, who has been reported missing in Bermuda. Bermuda police Dombroski was on a rugby tour with Saint Joseph's University, a college near Philadelphia, when he disappeared early Sunday, March 18, 201

22 WSBT - 2018-03-19 17:00:15

Alcohol suspected to be a factor in another Cass Co. crash

MILTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WNDU) - An Elkhart man driving a vehicle on U.S. 12 in Cass County rear-ended a vehicle also headed south early Sunday morning, and police say alcohol was likely a factor in the collision. The crash happened near Frantz Drive in Milton Township. A car driven by 31-year-old W


Teen arrested after Michigan school threat; guns found

PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say guns and materials to make pipe bombs were found at the home of a 15-year-old boy who was arrested following a threat at his school in southwestern Michigan. The Van Buren County sheriff's office says the Paw Paw High School student was arrested Sunday and is be

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2018-03-19 15:42:18

Crews on the scene of a fire in South Bend

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The South Bend Fire Department was called to near the 1300 block of Elwood Monday evening. According to I&M, four customers are without electricity in the area. Several emergency vehicles and ABC 57 are on the scene. SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The South Bend Fire Department was called t

ABC57.COM - 2018-03-20 00:37:00

People inside overturned car flee after vehicle crashes into two houses, parked car

KALAMAZOO, MI -- The occupants of a Pontiac Grand Prix fled the scene after the vehicle struck a parked car and two houses early Saturday, police said. A tracking dog soon after found one of the occupants and that person was taken to a local hospital for unspecified injuries. The crash happened abou