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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

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

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

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

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

VIDEO: Flames pour out of an apartment complex in Wayne

WAYNE, Mich. - A fire broke out Wednesday at an apartment complex in Wayne and flames could be seen pouring out of a top floor apartment. The fire happened at the Little Creek Apartments on John Hix Road, near Michigan Avenue. Stay with Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit for updates. Copyright 2018 by WDI

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-03-21 19:39:52

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


Family of 27-year-old man found dead from overdose in Inkster still searching for answers

INKSTER, Mich. - Charles Johnson's body was tossed on the side of the road in Inkster almost two months ago, and police are still searching for answers. Johnson's family said he died from a drug overdose of an unknown substance laced with fentanyl. "I can't walk by this place and not think about h


Medical marijuana, new developments focus of Ypsilanti public hearings

YPSILANTI, MI - Medical marijuana, a new multi-use development and a restriction on groundwater wells at the site of the City of Ypsilanti's former landfill are up for discussion at Wednesday's planning commission meeting. The Ypsilanti Planning Commission meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the Council Cha


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


Ann Arbor Hash Bash festival organizers hope to legalize marijuana

Subscribed, but don't have a login? ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The organizers of a marijuana rally in Ann Arbor hope this year's event will be the last before cannabis is legalized in Michigan. The 47th annual Hash Bash will be held next month at the University of Michigan, The Ann Arbor News reported. Poli


Crash blocks northbound US-23 after I-94 in Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR, MI - A crash blocked all lanes of northbound U.S. 23 during the morning commute Monday, March 19. The crash, reported about 7:40 a.m., was blocking all lanes after I-94, exit 35, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Details on the crash were not immediately available. T


Academy for Business and Technology in Melvindale closed Wednesday due to threat

MELVINDALE, Mich. - The Academy for Business and Technology High School in Melvindale will be closed Wednesday due to a threat, police announced. The Melvindale Police Department posted on its Facebook page that officials are working to solve the situation, but the school will be closed Wednesday a


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


Detroit police seek assistance in identifying five people of interest in fatal shooting

DETROIT - Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating two men and three women as people of interest in a fatal shooting on Detroit's west side. According to authorities, shortly after midnight on Jan. 15, the five individuals were in the area where the shooting occurred,


Racial inequalities in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti spark new health program

ANN ARBOR, MI - The Washtenaw County Health Department is launching a new initiative to fight racial inequalities made apparent in a new set of health statistics. The 2018 County Health Rankings, published online, ranks Washtenaw County No. 1 in health factors like smoking, obesity and the ratio of