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International Business Times
Driver tries to skip red light and gets caught with 12lb of meth and marijuana, police say after police say they found a large stash of drugs and cash in a car that had j
International Business Times / Posted 17 hours ago
after police say they found a large stash of drugs and cash in a car that had just tried to skip a red light. In a tweet, Detroit Police Department said that they had recovered a suspected 2kg of crystal meth, 3kg of marijuana and $44,000... Read more
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FOX News
Detroit man awarded $1 million for wrongful murder convictionweapon in the slaying. He and the Innocence Clinic at University of Michigan la
FOX News / Posted 20 hours ago
weapon in the slaying. He and the Innocence Clinic at University of Michigan law school made a remarkable claim, accusing Detroit police of switching bullets. The Michigan attorney general's office agreed that Ricks qualified for compensation.... Read more
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FOX News
Detroit man awarded $1 million for wrongful murder convictionweapon in the slaying. He and the Innocence Clinic at University of Michigan la
FOX News / Posted 20 hours ago
weapon in the slaying. He and the Innocence Clinic at University of Michigan law school made a remarkable claim, accusing Detroit police of switching bullets. The Michigan attorney general's office agreed that Ricks qualified for compensation.... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit fire captain who accidentally shot self in groin 'getting better'came pretty close," said Deputy Detroit Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell. "He's s
MLive.com / Posted 21 hours ago
came pretty close," said Deputy Detroit Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell. "He's still in the ICU, but he's getting better" Detroit police say the firefighter was on the porch of his home attempting to holster his handgun when it discharged,... Read more
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MLive.com
Camera records shooting during alleged drug deal at Detroit gas stationcamera in Detroit captured a nearly fatal shooting that occurred about 11:50 p.
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
camera in Detroit captured a nearly fatal shooting that occurred about 11:50 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14. According to Detroit police, a driver and two passengers pulled into the Valero gas station in the 11600 block of McNichols and began... Read more
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MLive.com
Police looking for information on SUV fire that revealed homicide victimDETROIT, MI - Detroit police were looking for three "persons of interest" in th
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
DETROIT, MI - Detroit police were looking for three "persons of interest" in the death of a man discovered with a gunshot wound after a vehicle fire last week. Firefighters about 2 a.m. Jan. 8 extinguished a burning 2007 white GMC Yukon in the 10200... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Detroit cow that escaped slaughter living life of luxury 14 years laternear (Martin Luther King Jr.) High School around noon." Story: Steer busts a m
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
near (Martin Luther King Jr.) High School around noon." Story: Steer busts a move in Detroit It took a combined effort of Detroit Police, Gene's Towning services and a Grosse Pointe Veterinarian to hoist A tranquilized loose steer, that was... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Detroit cow that escaped slaughter living life of luxury 14 years laternear (Martin Luther King Jr.) High School around noon." Story: Steer busts a m
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
near (Martin Luther King Jr.) High School around noon." Story: Steer busts a move in Detroit It took a combined effort of Detroit Police, Gene's Towning services and a Grosse Pointe Veterinarian to hoist A tranquilized loose steer, that was... Read more
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MLive.com
Missing baby is found safe in Detroit; search continues for fatherDETROIT, MI - A baby reported missing with a Saturday morning Amber Alert has b
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT, MI - A baby reported missing with a Saturday morning Amber Alert has been found and is safe, Detroit Police reported Saturday morning. The alert has been cancelled. "Apparently, a family member received a call to meet him and the child was... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
CANCELLED: Michigan AMBER alert issued for missing baby in DetroitThe cell phone alerts sounded about 8:45 a.m. today, the missing girl is 2 week
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
The cell phone alerts sounded about 8:45 a.m. today, the missing girl is 2 weeks old. UPDATE: Detroit Police reported about 11 a.m. that the baby was found safe, officers are still looking for the suspect. PREVIOUS REPORT: The cell phone alerts... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
AMBER ALERT:week-old baby taken from Detroit home by fatherDETROIT, MICH. - A two-week-old infant was taken from her home in Detroit. Acc
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT, MICH. - A two-week-old infant was taken from her home in Detroit. According to the Detroit Police Department, Bella Osterman, was forcefully taken from her home in Detroit by her father, Cordney Osterman. She was taken around 1:35 a.m. on... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Michigan AMBER alert issued for missing baby in Detroitmissing girl is 2 weeks old. The cell phone alerts sounded about 8:45 a.m. tod
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
missing girl is 2 weeks old. The cell phone alerts sounded about 8:45 a.m. today, the missing girl is 2 weeks old. The Detroit Police Department has issued an AMBER ALERT for endangered missing infant Bella Osterman, two week old black female.... Read more
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MLive.com
Amber Alert issued by Detroit police for missing 2-week-old with fatherDETROIT, MI - An Amber Alert has been issued by Detroit police for an endangere
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT, MI - An Amber Alert has been issued by Detroit police for an endangered, missing 2-week-old girl. Bella Osterman is with her father, Cordney Robert Osterman, 24. She was last seen wearing a pink onsie, according to the alert. She was... Read more
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MLive.com
Erratic man spoke in tongues before attacking gun-toting chauffeurand exit the vehicle and run off. The driver proceeded to the next exit and ca
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
and exit the vehicle and run off. The driver proceeded to the next exit and called 911, police say. A short time later, Detroit police responded to an unrelated emergency call. Someone was breaking into a church. Investigators located and... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit cop's new employer wasn't informed about assault investigationDETROIT, MI -- Former Detroit Police Officer Edward Hicks has been arraigned on
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- Former Detroit Police Officer Edward Hicks has been arraigned on felony charges related to the assault of a suspect in 2016, but his new employer says Detroit police never disclosed there was an investigation underway. Hicks, 28, is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
2 dead, child hurt in high-speed crash in DetroitDETROIT - Police say two people are dead and a child was seriously injured in a
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
DETROIT - Police say two people are dead and a child was seriously injured in a high-speed crash on Detroit's east side. The crash happened Thursday morning on surface streets near Interstate 94. Police say in a statement the car hit a viaduct and... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit police officer charged with assault of suspect in 2016Former Detroit Police Officer, Edward Hicks has been arraigned on felony charge
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Former Detroit Police Officer, Edward Hicks has been arraigned on felony charges related to the assault of a suspect in 2016. Hicks, 28, is accused of assaulting Deonta Stewart, 31, of Detroit, on Aug. 30, 2016. Hicks and his partner drove up on... Read more
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MLive.com
Video shows suspected armed robber entering Detroit clothing storeDetroit police are looking for a man in his 20s who robbed a Detroit clothing s
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Detroit police are looking for a man in his 20s who robbed a Detroit clothing store about 10 a.m. on Dec. 20. Police say the robbery was captured by surveillance cameras. The suspect entered the store, believed to be Rainbow at 4899 Conner in east... Read more
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MLive.com
Struggle, not negligence led to Detroit police killing of 7-old, lawyer arguesNearly eight years after Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley shot and killed
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nearly eight years after Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley shot and killed 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones during an early morning SWAT team raid, legal wranglings continue in multiple court cases. Two criminal trials in 2013 and 2014 ended in... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit police officer injured in I-75 crashDETROIT - A Detroit police officer was injured in a crash on Tuesday, Jan. 9 on
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
DETROIT - A Detroit police officer was injured in a crash on Tuesday, Jan. 9 on I-75 in Detroit, according to a report by Click On Detroit. The crash occurred near southbound I-75 and Vernor Highway, according to the report. Further information was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Detroit Police Force speeding video from 1918 re-emergesDetroit cops leap on to speeding cars in fascinating footage from the dawn of t
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Detroit cops leap on to speeding cars in fascinating footage from the dawn of the automobile in 1918 Clip from Detroit Police Force in 1918 shows early method to stop speeding cars Police rode alongside speeding vehicle on motorcycle and jumped on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man in custody after fatally stabbing his mother, attacking two othersDETROIT - Detroit police have apprehended a 25-year-old man who allegedly stabb
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
DETROIT - Detroit police have apprehended a 25-year-old man who allegedly stabbed his mother to death Sunday afternoon, before stealing her car, crashing it, and then attacking two other men. Speaking with the Detroit News, Detroit police Officer... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit police to be trained in business management practicesThe approximately 20 Detroit police participants range in rank from lieutenant
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 10 days ago
The approximately 20 Detroit police participants range in rank from lieutenant to assistant chief. Five members of the Wayne State Police Department will also take the five-month course. Participants who complete the program will earn 16 college... Read more
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New York Daily News
Olympic favorite Nancy Kerrigan injured in maniac's attackin the stands minutes earlier, video-taping Kerrigan's performance and sweating
New York Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
in the stands minutes earlier, video-taping Kerrigan's performance and sweating profusely. The unidentified man, sought by Detroit police last night, ran past passengers starting to board a bus outside the arena. Kerrigan was treated at nearby... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Detroit police, city report lowest crime numbers in 50 yearsThe latest crime reports show homicides in Detroit are down for the first time
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
The latest crime reports show homicides in Detroit are down for the first time in more than 50 years, according to Detroit Police. Now, DPD is making their case against the critics who say the figures don't tell the whole story. / Fox2Detr... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Young man cleared of 4 murders gets $408,000 from Michigancan qualify for $50,000 for every year spent in prison. Separately, Sanford has
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
can qualify for $50,000 for every year spent in prison. Separately, Sanford has a lawsuit pending in federal court against Detroit police. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nancy Pelosi-linked PAC returns Backpage donation after sex assault controversya year ago closed its adult services sections. The website, however, continues
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
a year ago closed its adult services sections. The website, however, continues to be a marketplace for the sex trade. Detroit police last month arrested two men who were using Backpage to run a sex trafficking ring after an underage girl told... Read more
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MLive.com
Husband accused of killing wife in front of their 3 childrenat the kitchen table" and "after the shooting the children left the home and we
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
at the kitchen table" and "after the shooting the children left the home and were later found at the home of a relative." Detroit police responded to the address for a wellness check the following day and found the two bodies. Robert Watts is... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
With crime down in 2017, Detroit plans to hire 200 police officers, expand partnerships with businessesa 9 percent drop from the previous year and the lowest in 50 years, Mayor Mike
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 13 days ago
a 9 percent drop from the previous year and the lowest in 50 years, Mayor Mike Duggan said during a media event at the Detroit Police Department's 8th Precinct in northwest Detroit. He was joined by representatives from 12 law enforcement... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit reports fewest homicides in half century; still among highest in nationDetroit police on Thursday reported 267 homicides in 2017, the lowest number of
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
Detroit police on Thursday reported 267 homicides in 2017, the lowest number of annual homicides in over a half century, tracking back to 1966 when 214 were tallied. While the total number of homicides is at a 50-year-plus low, Detroit's per capita... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit aims to mandate Project Green Light crime-monitoring surveillance for late-night businessesbusinesses in Project Green Light by year's end, Duggan said. Businesses in th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 14 days ago
businesses in Project Green Light by year's end, Duggan said. Businesses in the Green Light project get extra patrols from Detroit Police Department officers who stop in to sign a log book, documenting the visit. Startup costs for getting the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit to mandate Project Green Light crime-monitoring surveillance for late-night businessesbusinesses in Project Green Light by year's end, Duggan said. Businesses in th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 14 days ago
businesses in Project Green Light by year's end, Duggan said. Businesses in the Green Light project get extra patrols from Detroit Police Department officers who stop in to sign a log book, documenting the visit. Startup costs for getting the... Read more
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MLive.com
Elderly woman in nightgown found frozen to death in playgroundRoseville police say a 96-year-old woman in her nightgown was found frozen to d
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
Roseville police say a 96-year-old woman in her nightgown was found frozen to death, lying in an elementary school playground about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2. "According to family, she had just recently been diagnosed with early on-set dementia,"... Read more
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FOX News
Detroit homeowner finds burning SUV with dead body in her drivewayin a Detroit homeowner's driveway -- and the homeowner told police she has no i
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
in a Detroit homeowner's driveway -- and the homeowner told police she has no idea how the vehicle, or body, got there. Detroit police told the station they found shell casings near the vehicle and are treating the death as a homicide... Read more
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FOX News
Detroit homeowner finds burning SUV with dead body in her drivewayin a Detroit homeowner's driveway -- and the homeowner told police she has no i
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
in a Detroit homeowner's driveway -- and the homeowner told police she has no idea how the vehicle, or body, got there. Detroit police told the station they found shell casings near the vehicle and are treating the death as a homicide... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
An emotional ex-Detroit police chief pleads guilty in corruption probeU.S. Attorney Daniel Lemisch called Washington�s actions a �serious breach of t
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
U.S. Attorney Daniel Lemisch called Washington�s actions a �serious breach of the public�s trust,� and thanked Detroit Police Chief James Craig for his assistance in the investigation. �Today�s guilt plea demonstrates the allure of... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit's ex-deputy police chief pleads guilty to accepting bribethat significantly benefited Fiore's companies." Based on the plea agreement,
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
that significantly benefited Fiore's companies." Based on the plea agreement, Washington, who worked as a legal adviser to Detroit Police Chief James Craig from 2015 until her resignation in June 2017, will serve between 18 months and two years in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Man held in shooting deaths of wife, acquaintance(AP) - Police say a man has been arrested in the fatal shootings of his wife an
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
(AP) - Police say a man has been arrested in the fatal shootings of his wife and an acquaintance at a Detroit home. Detroit police Deputy Chief Elvin Barren says tips led them Monday to a home in Wayne County Redford Township, where the man... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Detroit police taking New Year's Eve safety precautionsDETROIT (AP) - Detroit police and event organizers say they're taking safety pr
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit police and event organizers say they're taking safety precautions this New Year's Eve holiday. The Detroit News reports that more than 30,000 people are expected to attend the city's D-Drop celebration in Beacon Park. Detroit... Read more
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FOX News
2 electrocuted at substation in Detroit Police are investigating the apparent electrocution of two people early Frida
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
Police are investigating the apparent electrocution of two people early Friday at a Detroit Public Lighting Authority building, Fox 2 reported on Saturday. A worker reportedly told Fox 2 he found the bodies... Read more
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Daily Mail
Would-be thieves are electrocuted and die in Detroit lighting facilitytheir 20s or 30s (Pictured, substation of the Detroit Public Lighting Departmen
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
their 20s or 30s (Pictured, substation of the Detroit Public Lighting Department) Police did not identify the thieves but Detroit Police Cpt Kyra Hope says it appears they are in their 20s or 30s. 'We have two, that we know, two black males,' she... Read more
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MLive.com
Former Detroit deputy chief to make plea in federal corruption caseDETROIT, MI - A former deputy chief with the Detroit Police Department entangle
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
DETROIT, MI - A former deputy chief with the Detroit Police Department entangled in a corruption scandal involving municipal contracts is scheduled to make an admission next week in federal court. Celia Washington is to appear for a plea hearing at... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Honoring the life of WMU student who passed awayschool confirmed his passing on Wednesday night. His funeral will be at St. St
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
school confirmed his passing on Wednesday night. His funeral will be at St. Stephen’s Church in Detroit at 5:30 p.m. Detroit Police don’t believe he was a target in the shooting, just in the wrong place at the wrong time. Police are still... Read more
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11 News Houston
2 would-be copper thieves electrocuted at Detroit substationthe substation's front door, were found at the 6610 Raymond Street location, ac
11 News Houston / Posted 19 days ago
the substation's front door, were found at the 6610 Raymond Street location, according to a text message statement from Detroit Police spokeswoman Sgt. Nicole Kirkwood. Deputy Detroit Fire Department Commissioner Dave Fornell said that medics... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘This is not the way to go.’ Two intruders incinerated by 24,000 volts, police sayoutage early Friday at a city lighting substation found a door to the building
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
outage early Friday at a city lighting substation found a door to the building had been pried open. “It’s very horrific,” Detroit police Capt. Kyra Joy Hope told the station. “If I had to paint a picture or to say anything to anyone, this is not... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
2 would-be copper thieves electrocuted at Detroit substationthe substation's front door, were found at the 6610 Raymond Street location, ac
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
the substation's front door, were found at the 6610 Raymond Street location, according to a text message statement from Detroit Police spokeswoman Sgt. Nicole Kirkwood. Deputy Detroit Fire Department Commissioner Dave Fornell said that medics... Read more
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MLive.com
2 men found dead of electrocution at Detroit lighting substationin Detroit, according to police. Workers discovered their bodies and fire offi
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
in Detroit, according to police. Workers discovered their bodies and fire officials were dispatched to the scene at 6:50 a.m., the News reports. Detroit police are investigating, and a spokesperson could not immediately be reached for... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
FBI wiretaps reveal how Detroit towing titan built his empireKissling, were not immediately returned Thursday evening. The targets also inc
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
Kissling, were not immediately returned Thursday evening. The targets also include Washington, who as legal counsel to the Detroit Police Department oversaw towing rotations. The FBI claims in court records that Fiore met privately with Washington... Read more
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News.com.au
Human organs found in wastewater plantorgans found at a Detroit wastewater plantSource:News Corp Australia “There is
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
organs found at a Detroit wastewater plantSource:News Corp Australia “There is an investigation into it right now,” Detroit Police Capt. Darin Szilagy told FOX 2 last week. “The results are still not back from the medical examiner for the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Deer heart found at Detroit wastewater plantby police as a “suspected organ.” The fourth item, the deer heart, was found b
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
by police as a “suspected organ.” The fourth item, the deer heart, was found by water authority staff, who reported it to Detroit police. It subsequently was turned over to the Wayne County morgue, officials said. The objects all were found in... Read more
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