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Girl, 8, hit when man starts 'randomly' shooting near Detroit gas station: police

DETROIT (WJBK) - Detroit Police are investigating after an 8-year-old girl was shot near a gas station Friday morning, but believe they have the suspect in custody at this time. Detroit Police Commander Brian Mounsey says the shooting happened while the mother was driving the girl to school. Mounse

FOX2DETROIT.COM - 2018-03-23 15:06:00

Dearborn Heights officer sentenced to probation, community service in fatal crash

(WXYZ) - A Dearborn Heights police officer was sentenced in a fatal crash that occurred in Allen Park in January 2017. Larry A. Little was sentenced to 18 months of probation and 180 hours of community service on the misdemeanor of Moving Violation Causing Death. In addition, he has resigned his MCO

WXYZ - 2018-03-23 15:27:30

Detroit man with 15 license suspensions accused of possible 5th drunken driving incident

DETROIT - A 42-year-old Detroit man with 15 prior license suspensions and four drunken driving convictions was pulled over and is suspected of driving drunk in Troy, police said. Andre Maurice Williams was pulled over at 12:01 a.m. Saturday on westbound Malvern Drive east of Adams Road in Troy. He

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-23 15:05:43

Troy police: 'Detroit's Most Wanted' woman arrested with open drink, pot, 20 stolen IDs, kids in car

TROY, Mich. - A 27-year-old Clinton Township woman on the "Detroit's Most Wanted" list was arrested Saturday in Troy after officers found an open cup of alcohol, marijuana and stolen ID cards in her car, police said. Police officers at the Shell gas station at 2039 East Big Beaver Road saw an argum

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-23 15:57:47

14-year-old girl arrested after threats force Oak Park Public Schools to close for 2 days

OAK PARK, Mich. - A 14-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with threats of violence this week against schools within the Oak Park School District. District leaders chose to cancel classes on Thursday and Friday after receiving the threats. Police said the district notified them Tuesday "re

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-23 18:59:38

Farmington Hills teen held on $50K bond for posting threat on social media

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (WXYZ) - A 17-year-old Farmington Central High School student was arrested on Wednesday for posting a school threat on social media. Police say Myreon Daquan Davis, of Redford, was allegedly responsible for posting a threatening message and was arrested. No weapons were locat

WXYZ - 2018-03-22 19:11:43

First Amazon fulfillment center in Michigan opens in Livonia

LIVONIA, Mich. (WXYZ) - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was among a handful of officials on hand for the grand opening of Amazon's first fulfillment center in Michigan on Friday morning. The center, located on Amrhein Rd. in Livonia, is more than 1 million square feet - equal to about 28 football fields.A

WXYZ - 2018-03-23 14:17:34

As terror threats spread in schools, Oakland County police train to prevent a nightmare

"Where is he? He's in there! Kick that door!" The shouts came amid rapid gunfire, as police in black body armor and helmets dashed up stairwells and down hallways while firing assault rifles Thursday inside an empty office building in Southfield. Their target? Simulated versions of active shooters l

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2018-03-23 10:01:03

FULL LIST: Multiple schools closed in metro Detroit due to threats

(WXYZ) - Several schools in metro Detroit are closed Thursday due to threats. The following schools announced closings because of threats: (WXYZ) - Several schools in metro Detroit are closed Thursday due to threats. The following schools announced closings because of threats:

WXYZ - 2018-03-22 15:00:10

Police seek 13 year-old Detroit girl

Detroit Police are asking for your help in the search for a missing teen. 13 year-old Charond Nickson was last seen by her mother Wednesday night(March 21st) at their home on Santa Rosa Drive just west of Livernois Avenue on the city's west side. According to investigators, Charond left the home w

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-22 06:59:57

Clawson police say drive-by shooting of teen was drug-related

CLAWSON, Mich. (WJBK) - Clawson police say they think the drive-by shooting that rattled a neighborhood Thursday morning was drug-related. Neighbors were stunned Thursday around 1:30 a.m. when they heard gunshots in the 1000 block of Coolidge Avenue, near 14 Mile and Rochester roads. "[It] sounded

FOX2DETROIT.COM - 2018-03-23 05:24:00

2 Detroit teenagers arrested after shots fired at gas station in Harper Woods

HARPER WOODS, Mich. - Two 18-year-old men from Detroit have been arrested in connection with a shooting at a gas station in Harper Woods, police said. Officials were called to the Sunoco gas station at 19930 Kelly Road around 6:30 p.m. on March 14 for reports of a fight. Investigators said that, d


Detroit man previously cleared of murder after years in prison arrested for assault in Arizona

DETROIT - A Detroit man who was previously cleared of murder charges after spending years in prison has been arrested in Arizona, records show. Davontae Deshawn Sanford was arrested in Maricopa County, Arizona, on one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and one county of endangerment,


Body found floating in Detroit River near marina on city's east side

DETROIT - A body was found Wednesday floating in the Detroit River, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The body was found floating in a marina on Freud Street on Detroit's east side. Authorities said the body appears to be that of an older male. No other information was made available. Stay with


Gayle's Chocolates In Royal Oak To Move Out West

Royal Oak's only chocolatier Gayle's Chocolates is closing up shop, but here's how to still get her tasty treats. ROYAL OAK, MI - Royal Oak's only chocolatier Gayle's Chocolates is closing up shop. After 34 years in its brick-and-mortar location on Washington Avenue in downtown Royal Oak, owner Gay

PATCH - 2018-03-22 14:40:34

Man killed, mother escapes Eastpointe house fire

EASTPOINTE, Mich. (WJBK) - Fire tore through an Eastpointe home Monday, klilling a man and destroying everything inside. "I look out the window and the house next door is on fire," said neighbor Sherry Fremont. It was a quiet Monday evening at home reading a book when Sherry saw flames shooting out


2 men wanted in connection with fatal shooting of auto repair shop owner on Detroit's west side

DETROIT - Detroit police are searching for two men in connection with the fatal shooting of the owner of an auto repair shop during a robbery Monday morning on Detroit's west side. The shooting happened at about 11 a.m. in the 12100 block of Coyle Street. Police said two men walked into the store


Man charged with murder in Shelby Twp. woman; history of domestic violence

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A 40-year-old man was charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Shelby Township woman. Police initially were called to the Crystal Lake Apartments March 17 for a reported suicide of a 44-year-old woman. She had been shot in the head. After officers and detectives wo


Ford may redevelop Detroit's abandoned Michigan Central Station

Michigan Central Station, a hulking ruin, is a 230-foot-tall symbol of urban decline a stone's throw away from Downtown Detroit. Now, though, Ford Motor Company is in talks to buy the abandoned station from its owners, the Moroun family. As soon as April, the Dearborn, Michigan-based automaker could


Body found inside burned building two days after fire in Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (WJBK) - Highland Park authorities have returned to a burned building that caught fire on Sunday after a body was found inside the charred remains. Tuesday morning, a body was found inside a building in the 200 block of Richton that burned Sunday. According to police, they rece