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Man Charged In Wayne State Officer's Murder Due Back In Court
DETROIT (WWJ) - A man accused of killing a Wayne State University police officer is scheduled to be back in court. Raymond Durham is said to have pulled the trigger the night Collin Rose was fatally shot. A hearing with Judge Kenneth King begins at 9 a.m. Tuesday to determine if Durham is competent
Several Dearborn-area wrestlers place at Wayne County Championships
Crestwood, Fordson, Edsel Ford and Annapolis headed to Wyandotte Roosevelt on Saturday for the annual Wayne County Championships. For the day, Crestwood finished eighth with 94 points, while Fordson (91.5) was 10th, Edsel (64) placed 15th and Annapolis (62.5) was next in 16th place.
Dearborn Heights man, girlfriend involved in Monroe County homicide
A 29-year-old Newport man was killed during a fight that happened near his manufactured house at about 8 p.m. Dec. 17. Two people who were involved, their names haven’t been released, were a 21-year-old Dearborn Heights man, and his 19-year-old girlfriend from Livonia.
Dearborn Heights man pistol whipped during video game sale stabs Newport man to death
NEWPORT, Mich. - A Newport man was stabbed to death by a Dearborn Heights man during a dispute over the sale of a video game console, Monroe County deputies said. Javier Antonio Trent, 29, of Newport, agreed to meet with a 21-year-old Dearborn Heights man and his 19-year-old girlfriend from Livonia,
Westland jail inmate death: After 2 days of testimony, court won't resume until Jan. 18
WESTLAND, Mich. - A preliminary examination hearing ended Tuesday for three people charged in connection to an inmate's death at the Westland Police Department's jail. Watch video from Monday's hearing here.
A Michigan sheriff asked not to be arrested on drunk driving charges: 'Jesus Christ, I'm a sheriff'
On November 16, Michigan sheriff Scott Stephenson was arrested on suspicions of drunk driving after leaving a deer hunting camp. He can be heard saying in footage WJRT obtained that he couldn't be arrested, adding, "Jesus Christ, I'm a sheriff."
Detroit police investigating after infant pronounced dead at hospital
DETROIT - Police were at a home on Detroit's west side, investigating after an infant boy was pronounced dead at Sinai Grace Hospital. Police said the father had driven the infant to the hospital before 10 a.m. Tuesday. Emergency room staffers attempted to revive the infant, but the child was pronou
Police Are Seizing Cars At State-Licensed Marijuana Dispensaries
Police are seizing cars because their owners visit legal, state-licensed marijuana dispensaries. A lawsuit alleges that Michigan sheriff’s deputies are watching dispensaries for cars to confiscate.
Westland jail inmate death: Key court hearing continues Tuesday -- watch live
WESTLAND, Mich. - A preliminary examination hearing will continue Tuesday for three people charged in connection to an inmate's death at the Westland Police Department's jail. Watch video from Monday's hearing here.
Here Are The Best Christmas Decorations In Dearborn
DEARBORN, MI — Move over Clark W. Griswold, the City of Dearborn has its own masters of Christmas lights and decorations and they have been selected as honorees in this year's Dearborn Beautiful Commission's annual "City Aglow" program.
Thieves hit Southland mall jewelry store during busy shopping season
Police are investigating a smash-and-grab at a jewelry store at Southland Center on Sunday evening that initially was reported as shots fired in the mall. Police said the first call to dispatchers at about 6 p.m. indicated a shooter at the Taylor mall on Eureka Road but police determined that no sho
Family, friends mourn father killed in Detroit home invasion
DETROIT - The family and friends of 40-year-old Douglas Benjamin Thornton, a husband and father killed inside his home, are talking to Local 4. Police say an intruder got into the home on Prevost Street, near Greenfield Road and Grand River Avenue, through a window and was trying to rob the place wh
Multiple Reports of Shots Fired at Southland Mall
TAYLOR, MI – We are getting multiple reports of shots fired at Southland mall. We are working to confirm this information. One person posted everyone running because of an active shooter at the.
Trenton officer finds kayak, uses it to rescue woman inside car sinking in Detroit River
TRENTON, Mich. - A woman was rescued by a Trenton police officer after her car went into the Detroit River, according to officials. The incident happened around 4 p.m. near the corner of West Road and Riverside Drive in Trenton, police said.
Lawsuit claims Oakland Mall profiled, discriminated against shoppers
A former security worker is suing Oakland Mall managers and a security firm, claiming he was fired for refusing to enforce discriminatory policies, including racially profiling customers.
Video captures images of thief stealing package from Detroit home
DETROIT - It is easy to think things just happen to other people until you watch a package theft happening in real-time, through your doorbell camera, but there is some small consolation for the victim in this case.
More than 2 years since honor roll teen killed in drive-by shooting
DETROIT (FOX 2) - "Just try to understand, why her? Out of all the people that was out there, why her [sic]?" That's Tawanna Rankin's question to the gunman who sped up and down the street on Oct. 16, 2016 and lost his cool.
Suspects Wanted For Throwing Molotov Cocktail Inside Detroit Liquor Store
DETROIT (WWJ) -- Detroit police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying two unknown suspects wanted in connection with an Arson incident that occurred on the city’s east side.
Detroit Lions’ Matt Patricia drops ‘bomb’ during post game radio interview
Things did not go the Detroit Lions way on Sunday and when all was said and done they lost 14-13 to the Buffalo Bills to drop to 5-9 on the season. With the loss, the Lions have officially been eliminated from playoff contention and you can imagine those in the organization are not too thrilled.
New Details About The Detroit Pastor Charged With The Murder Of A Transgender Woman
A Detroit pastor was charged with murder Monday in the death of a transgender woman whose gender identity was a motivating factor, prosecutors say. Albert Weathers, a 46-year-old preacher, is accused of killing Kelly Stough, a 36-year-old transgender woman who was shot to death Dec. 7.