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Man found dead in Walled Lake was tied to cinderblocks
The man, a resident of Walled Lake, had been missing since Sunday. Police said he had battled suicidal tendencies in the past.
2 men wanted after robbery at Meijer gas station in Westland
One of the men approached an employee and demanded money from the register. The employee complied with the demand, and nobody was hurt in the incident, police said.
Police in Westland getting body cameras, new Tasers
The Westland City Council unanimously approved July 2 the purchase of 81 body cameras, one for every sworn officer. Training in their use should take place next month and the cameras should be on the officers — and on the streets — starting in late August or early September, Deputy Chief Randy Thivi
She left her job, sold her house to help people with autism
She sold her Livonia home, took a buyout from her special education teaching job and started her own Northville-based nonprofit, Living and Learning Enrichment, where people with autism are finding opportunities that are no longer out of reach.
Police find more than $63K stashed in ceiling tiles of former Michigan priest's home
OKEMOS, Mich.- Police found more than $63,000 stuffed in the ceiling tiles of a former Michigan priest's basement.
Woman caught on video stealing milk jug arrested after Westland police recognize her from viral post
Racheal Dabelstein, 22, faces chargesWESTLAND, Mich.- A Westland woman caught on camera stealing a milk jug is facing charges after police recognized her from a viral social media post showing the theft.Police said officers were investigating an unrelated theft report when they spoke with Racheal Da
2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair: Where to park, what to see and more!
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (WXYZ) - The 59th Annual Ann Arbor Street Art Fair begins Thursday, July 19, and we've compiled what you should know to get out there safe and have a great time!
Police recover body from Walled Lake near Mercer Beach
Right now, the body was found near Mercer Beach, which is on the north end of the beach off of Walled Lake Dr.
Police search for family of man found dead behind Walmart in Ypsilanti Township
Right now, there are no signs of foul play, and police believe Newsome died of natural causes.
14-year-old boy in critical condition after falling off bridge into water in Plymouth Township
PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich.- A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition Tuesday after falling off a bridge and into the water in Plymouth Township, officials said.
Art Fairs fill the streets of Ann Arbor
The Ann Arbor Art Fair — actually four fairs united — runs through Sunday, July 22, bringing art-loving hordes to the city in numbers that make a football Saturday seem like a quiet weekend gathering. Spanning 30 city blocks, it’s the largest juried art fair in the country. Get details at .
Smokies Restaurant & Tavern to close Wyandotte location
Smokies is toward the north end of Wyandotte at 930 Biddle Ave. McBeath and Mercurio bought it from the original owners in 2011. The restaurant is known for its variety of offerings, and its menu spans several pages. Asian-style lettuce wraps, steak bites and calamari are among the dozen or so start
Family of dead Washtenaw County homeless man found
Alven Newsome, 49, was found dead on Tuesday behind a Walmart store on Ellsworth Road in Ypsilanti Township. Police responded to call about the body at 2:27 p.m.
Man caught stealing package off back porch in Dearborn Heights
Police searching for man who stole packageMan caught on surveillance video stealing package off a back porch.DEARBORN HEIGHTS- The Dearborn Heights Police Department released surveillance video of a man stealing a package off of a back porch.The suspect was caught on camera at 11 a.m. TuesdayAnyone
Body found in Walled Lake by boater
WALLED LAKE, Mich. (WJBK)- A body was recovered in Walled Lake Wednesday afternoon near Mercer Beach.The police and fire departments are in the process of recovering the body, which was discovered by a boater at about 3:45 p.m.Police say it appears the body had been in the water for a couple days.St
Michigan basketball, John Beilein finalize contract extension
Michigan forward Moritz Wagner high fives fans during the Final Four send off outside of Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Wednesday, March 28, 2018.Junfu Han, Detroit Free PressFullscreen
Help wanted: Restaurant industry's labor shortage hits downtown Ann Arbor
Jarman, a 22-year-old University of Michigan graduate student, now finds herself battling for the limited free parking spots downtown.
One person injured at Westland gas station
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Man gets life sentence in murder of West Bloomfield woman found in trunk of burned car
DeSean Smith was convicted in the killing. His friend, Jaylen Stringer, who lived right down the street from Pesserl, was convicted of helping Smith cover it up.
Teen boy in critical condition after falling from bridge into water at Hines Park
WESTLAND, Mich. (WXYZ) - A teenage boy is in critical condition after being taken to the hospital from Hines Park.Fire crews rescued the boy from the water after he fell from a bridge at the park.No other details have been released on the boy's identity or the extent of his injuries.7 Action News is