Hamtramck to hold rally in response to attacks on women

2 women kidnapped Feb. 28 in Hamtramck, 3 others attacked at festival


HAMTRAMCK, Mich. – The city of Hamtramck will hold a rally Thursday night in response to recent attacks on women in the area.

On Feb. 28, two women were kidnapped at gunpoint and forced into the trunk of a car. They have not been seen since.

On March 2, three women were carjacked and sexually assaulted when they went to the Blowout Music Festival.

Those women were able to escape their attacker.

The rally will happen at 7 p.m. near the intersection of Joseph Campau and Holbrook streets.