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Endangered Missing Advisory: Mother receives text asking for ransom for return of Ypsilanti teen
Authorities said Shanija Christionna Payne was last seen about 4:30 p.m. in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway. After she failed to return home, the group text was received, authorities said.
Teen from Ypsilanti Twp. disappears; mom, grandma get ransom note
Shanijah Christionna Payne, 14, was last seen around 4:30 p.m. Thursday at her home in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway in Ypsilanti Township."After Shanijah failed to come home, the biological mother and grandmother received a group text demanding a ransom be paid for the safe return of the miss
Tips sought to find missing Ypsilanti Twp. teen
When the youth failed to return, her mother and grandmother "received a group text demanding a ransom be paid" to ensure she did, the release read. "All efforts to locate or contact the Shanijah have been met without success."
Officials rescue more than 100 dogs, cats & other animals from Michigan home
SALEM TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — An animal welfare group says it's rescued more than 100 dogs, cats and other animals from a home in Michigan where an unlicensed animal breeding operation was housed.
Woman, 81, dies after being struck by car in Livonia
Dalun Wu died at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills, where she had been taken after the accident at Six Mile and Middlebelt, which occurred around 11 a.m. June 15, police said.
Family of murdered 19-year-old Ypsilanti woman says she had 'heart of gold'
Barsegian's fiance said that they had taken the alleged attacker, who was a neighbor, into their home for a couple of weeks after he was kicked out of his apartment.
Huron Valley Humane Society rescues 108 animals living 'among piles of feces'
According to the humane society, investigators found 39 exotic cats with 20 kittens, 18 purebread dogs and 16 puppies, 14 chickens, and an African Grey parrot.
University of Michigan to host free movie night at stadium
Blankets, pillows and strollers will be allowed in the stadium. Large bags, alcohol and pets are not permitted.
Police chase starts in Westland, ends with violent crash in Livonia
LIVONIA, Mich.- A police chase that started Thursday evening in Westland ended with a crash in Livonia, police said.
Welcome Mat: Check out the Historic Home Tour in Ypsilanti
The Ypsilanti Heritage Foundation presents the 41st Annual Historic Home Tour from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. This year offers something for everyone with two historic Normal Park homes, a mid-town Victorian and a Queen Anne work-in-progress. In addition, the area’s entrepreneurial spirit will be highli
Michigan woman who tied up son, set car on fire to spend at least 2.5 years in prison
Richter, 48, of Frenchtown Township, was charged with trying to kill her son by binding his wrists, locking him in a car and lighting it on fire.She pleaded no contest to second-degree child abuse. An assault with intent to murder and arson charges were dropped.
University of Michigan tuition jumps 2.9% for in-state undergrads
Out-of-state undergrad costs will hit $49,350, a 3.9 percent increase. University officials say tuition and fees for most graduate and professional programs will see a 3.3 percent jump.
Reward offered in retired UM prof.’s murder
Neighbors were suspicious when they hadn’t seen Sharp, who retired from the University of Michigan in 2008, at a community meeting.
Blighted Eloise psych hospital in Westland to see new life
The developer, Southfield-based Morgan Development, purchased the entire property for $1 and the contractual promise to invest at least $20 million into it, starting within 18 months and completing within 42 months, said Khalil Rahal, assistant county executive for Wayne County.
Mom Gives Birth To Newborn Only To Look Down And See Doctor Was Wrong About The Ultrasounds
Kyle and Danielle Williams of Belleville, Michigan were so excited to learn they were pregnant with a second child. About four months into the pregnancy, they went in for an ultrasound and the doctor printed out a photo of the scan, assuring them it was going to be a girl — a baby sister for their e
Where to watch fireworks in Washtenaw, Livingston and Geneesee counties
WAYNE COUNTY, Mich.- Looking for some fun Independence Day fireworks near you? Look no further, because ClickOnDetroit has your back. Below you’ll find a number of 2018 Independence Day fireworks events across Livingston, Genesee, and Wasthenaw counties.
Package delivered to wrong house stolen off porch in Dearborn Heights
File photo by Bryan V. White — Digital First MediaFile photo by Bryan V. White — Digital First MediaA FedEx package delivered to the wrong house in the 4100 block of Cornell was stolen June 15.The 50-year-old resident who ordered the package visited the Dearborn Heights Police Department and told of
Here's why Wayne County sold the old Eloise complex for just a dollar
The former hospital complex, spanning 28-acres, will be redeveloped into affordable senior housing and emergency housing.
Wakanda comes to the Big House with free 'Black Panther' showing
The showing, which is open to the public, is part of the Movie Night at Michigan Stadium program, which was launched in 2014. Past movies in the series include "The Lego Movie" and "Beauty and the Beast."
Person with contagious case of measles might have exposed others at DTW or in Ann Arbor
Health officials said measles is a respiratory infection that can be prevented by vaccination. It can result in pneumonia, encephalitis and death. It begins with a high fever, red eyes, cough, runny nose and rashes.