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USPS mail carrier hit and killed by own truck in Washtenaw County

LYNDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) - Michigan State Police say a USPS mail carrier was killed when she was hit by her own truck delivering mail on Wednesday afternoon. According to police, the mail carrier was on Blind Lake Rd. in Lyndon Township, northwest of Ann Arbor, around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. She w

WXYZ - 2018-03-22 13:11:36

Woman dies after being pinned by postal vehicle

Lyndon Township - Authorities say a woman has died after being pinned by a U.S. Postal Service vehicle in Washtenaw County. The Ann Arbor News reports the woman who died Wednesday in Lyndon Township may have been a postal employee delivering packages, but her identity wasn't immediately confirmed. T

DETROIT NEWS - 2018-03-22 11:29:15

Judge rules 3 of 4 potbellied pigs must be removed from Ypsilanti home

YPSILANTI, MI - Three of four potbellied pigs that live at an Ypsilanti home must be removed, and the city must investigate and decide on a reasonable accommodation for the fourth pig, a judge ruled Wednesday, March 21. Ypsilanti city ordinance prohibits livestock. Stephanie Rowland, along with her

MLIVE.COM - 2018-03-21 23:44:38

Two people found dead in submerged vehicle

WOOD COUNTY, Ohio (WTVG) - Wood County dispatchers tell 13abc that emergency personnel, including dive teams, are on scene of a submerged vehicle. Dispatchers say that a vehicle is submerged in a ditch near the intersection of Sand Ridge and Custar Roads. Toledo Fire and Rescue dive teams are on t

13ABC.COM - 2018-03-21 19:18:00

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

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-21 23:49:57

Video catches woman posing as new employee stealing from restaurant workers

Police are searching for a woman who boldly poses as a new employee to steal from workers at multiple restaurants in metro Detroit. Similar robberies have been reported at the PF Changs in Livonia and the Red Robin and Buffalo Wild Wings in Livonia. The woman apparently comes into the restaurant, sa

WXYZ - 2018-03-21 02:10:44

Northfield Twp. Officer Among 7 Charged With Fraudulent Vehicle Checks

The Michigan attorney general's office has accused seven current and former police officers, including one from a local department, with falsifying state documents for inspections intended to detect stolen vehicles and parts. Attorney General Bill Schuette announced today the officers who have ser

WHMI.COM - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

Police: Motorcycle argument leads to fatal shooting in Ypsilanti

YPSILANTI, Mich. (WJBK) - A disagreement over a motorcycle leads to a deadly shooting and a Ypsilanti Township man is behind bars. Investigators with the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office said at 3 p.m. Monday their department started receiving calls about a disorderly disturbance in the 6800 block

FOX2DETROIT.COM - 2018-03-21 04:52:00

Man sought after fatal Ypsilanti stabbing behind bars in Detroit for unrelated cases

YPSILANTI, MI - A man wanted in connection with the beating and stabbing death of an Ypsilanti woman is in custody in Detroit on unrelated charges. Demetrius Montgomery, 38, was sought for questioning after Latisha Bargaineer, 29, reportedly his girlfriend, was found dead June 18, 2017 in his vehicl


Man shot at Canton gas station; suspected shooter in custody

CANTON, Mich. - Canton police are investigating a shooting at a gas station this afternoon on Ford and Haggerty roads. Police said a man was shot once by an acquaintance at the Valero Gas Station around 2:45 p.m. The man who police believe is the shooter was identified at the scene and taken into c


Westbound I-94 after Michigan Avenue in Washtenaw County closed due to crash

Westbound I-94 is closed at Michigan Avenue in Washtenaw County due to a crash. No other information is available. WB I-94 after US-12 (Michigan Ave) Exit 181 All Lanes Blocked Due to a Crash Washtenaw County - MDOT - Ann Arbor (@MDOT_A2) March 20, 2018 Copyright 2018 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - A


Lottery Ticket Sold In Dexter Worth $1.9 Million

DEXTER, MI -- A lottery ticket sold at a Marathon gas station in Dexter will pay one lucky winner $1.9 million, according to the Michigan Lottery. Someone who bought the ticket at the Marathon at 8135 Main St. matched all six numbers on the Lotto 47 ticket from the March 14 drawing. If you bought a


U-M Campus Farm: Food grown by students, for students

ANN ARBOR - The University of Michigan Campus Farm is almost entirely run by student farmers. Located at the university's Matthaei Botanical Gardens, on Ann Arbor's north side, you will find students working in hoop houses year-round and in lush fields in the summertime. We recently attended a stu

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-21 19:25:19

Hazmat situation closes part of downtown Ann Arbor road

ANN ARBOR, MI - Officials closed a portion of a downtown Ann Arbor road to investigate possible hazardous material in the roadway on Tuesday, March 20. Officials were trying to determine if material possibly containing asbestos was in the roadway about noon on Fourth Avenue, Ann Arbor fire Battalion


Police respond to possible overdose

Officers responded to a report of a 27-year-old male who possibly overdosed at 154 Allen St., according to a Tiffin Police Department report. The incident was reported at 9:02 p.m. Friday, the report states. Further information was not available Saturday evening. Officers responded to a report of a


Detroit actress plays pioneering female rapper Roxanne Shante in new Netflix movie 'Roxanne Roxanne'

Seeing herself on the big screen at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival premiere of "Roxanne Roxanne" was a lot for Chante Adams to process. "We walked into the building, I was fine. Then we walked into the theater and I saw hundreds of other people were there ... I just remember it got really hard to b


Police raiding Detroit medical marijuana dispensary on city's east side

DETROIT - Detroit police are raiding a medical marijuana dispensary on the city's east side Friday evening. Authorities are at 5 and Dime on Dwyer Street near 8 Mile and Mound roads. Local 4 has a crew on the scene and this story will be updated as more information becomes available. Stay with Cl


2 teens face terrorism charge after Whitmore Lake school threat

NORTHFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Two teens are charged with making a false report or threat of terrorism after a threat was made against Whitmore Lake Public Schools that forced the district to cancel Wednesday classes. Eric Gordon Deaton, 18, of Whitmore Lake, and 17-year-old Michael Gage Perks, also


Suspended Albion pharmacists dispensed far more abused drugs than peers, feds allege

ALBION, MI - A pharmacy in tiny Albion supplied more controlled substances from 2012 to 2016 that the Meijer in Kalamazoo, a chain pharmacy in a city with about 10 times the population of Albion and two major hospitals, a federal document reports. In 2012, Parks Drug Store, 318 S. Superior St., fill


Police: Man hit by train on railroad tracks in Westland

WESTLAND, Mich - A 19-year-old man was hit by a train Sunday on railroad tracks in Westland. Police said the man was clipped by a train at Michigan Avenue and Merriman Road about 2:30 p.m. while walking on the tracks with friends. He was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries