Lawsuit alleges willful negligence in teen s drowning at school

Lawsuit filed over Eastpointe HS student drowning

A lawsuit centered around the drowning of East Detroit High School freshman KeAir Swift on Nov. 8 says that a substitute teacher wasn't the only one responsible.

Eastpointe neighbor shooting 1

Eastpointe man shot, killed during argument with neighbor

Police say two neighbors were involved in an argument which led to one of them shooting the other.

Jonathan Sails prelim

Teacher heads to trial for Eastpointe student's drowning

It was revealed he did not have the proper certification to be a swim instructor.


Three-alarm fire destroys Eastpointe grocery store

Smoked filled the air of Eastpointe Saturday night as firefighters fought to extinguish a blaze at a grocery store on 8 Mile Road and Redmond Avenue. Firefighters rushed to the...

Eastpointe CVS B&E suspects

4 accused of cutting hole in roof to break into store

Eastpointe Police have arrested four people in connection to a breaking and entering of a CVS last week.

Neandur Nance and Antonio Smith

Police: Man tried to have son killed at home

Neandur Nance and Antonio Smith are behind bars facing charges in connection ...

Eastpointe police car

Teen stabbed by man at Eastpointe home

A 47-year-old man is in police custody after, police say, he stabbed a 15-year-old boy Tuesday ...


Eastpointe begins checking up on dog owners

The city of Eastpointe has begun going door-to-door to enforce its dog license ordinance ...

Jonathan Sails in court

Sub on watch during student's drowning lacked certification

Investigators say Jonathon Sails, the substitute teacher charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection to the drowning ...


Teacher charged with East Detroit HS student's drowning

A substitute teacher was arraigned Wednesday morning on a charge in connection with the drowning of a student at East Detroit High School ...

East Detroit high School near drowning

15-year-old student nearly drowns at Eastpointe school

A student nearly drowned in a pool Friday at East Detroit High School ...

Eastpointe Brother Sister deaths

Brother, sister killed on same day in separate tragedies

An Eastpointe family grieves for two loved ones killed in two separate ...


School Closings

No closings were found at this time.

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