Morning 4: CDC says Metro Detroit experiencing ‘high’ COVID transmission -- and other news

Here are the top stories for the morning of May 13, 2022

Several Michigan counties are experiencing "high" COVID-19 transmission as of May 13, according to the CDC. Photo of the CDC's COVID-19 Integrated County View map. (CDC)

Morning 4 is a quick roundup of stories we think you should know about to start your day. So, let’s get to the news.


CDC recommends masks in Metro Detroit due to ‘high’ COVID spread

Several Metro Detroit counties have been upgraded to a “high” COVID-19 risk category and are being urged to practice mask wearing in public by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Read more here.


‘Words can’t explain it’: Missing Berkley teen found fatally shot in Detroit

Janiya Brown, 15, had been missing from Berkley for two-and-a-half weeks. Loved ones had finally found the missing teen, but not how they hoped.

See the story here.


2 men in critical condition after shooting at Detroit home

Two men are in critical condition Friday morning after being shot at a home on Detroit’s east side, police report.

See the report here.


Three people arrested in quadruple shooting on Detroit’s east side

Police say they have made arrests in a shooting that injured four people, including teenagers, on Detroit’s east side.

Learn more here.


Weather: Summery Friday, then weekend storm chances

Here is the weather forecast for Metro Detroit.


About the Author:

Cassidy Johncox is a senior digital news editor covering stories across the spectrum, with a special focus on politics and community issues.