Morning 4: Weather officials to determine if tornado caused damage in Monroe County community -- and other news

Here are the top stories for the morning of June 16, 2023

Neighbors said what came through a very narrow path in the Woodland Beach Association was a tornado. (WDIV)

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.

National Weather Service to determine if tornado touched down in Monroe County

Officials with the National Weather Service were set to visit Monroe County on Friday to determine if a tornado did, in fact, touch down Thursday night.

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3 arrested after 50-minute police chase through Warren, Detroit, Harper Woods

Three people were arrested after a 50-minute police chase that started in Warren, went through Detroit, and ended in Harper Woods.

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Oakland County jury finds daughter guilty of killing father with chemical drain cleaner

A jury on Thursday found an Oakland County teenager guilty of throwing chemical drain cleaner on her father while he slept in 2021, ultimately killing him.

Read the report here.

Detroit parents face charges after 6-year-old finds gun, shoots infant half-brother in face

A Detroit couple are facing charges after a 6-year-old boy found a handgun inside their home and shot his infant half-brother in the face, officials said.

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Weather: Warmer Father’s Day weekend on tap with calmer weather in Metro Detroit

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