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Sterling Heights police: Missing 77-year-old woman has been found
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. – Sterling Heights police said 77-year-old Mukades Gishta has been found. Police said Gishta was last seen at about 9 a.m. Wednesday walking on Lancelot Drive toward 17 Mile Road. Gishta is described as 4 feet 11 inches tall, about 135 pounds with brown eyes and gray hair. Police said she is a diabetic, has early dementia and does not speak English. More: Missing in Michigan
Warren neighborhood worried about traffic light removal as part of massive Mound Road rebuild
WARREN, Mich. – Residents of a Warren neighborhood are worried about the plan to remove the traffic light on their road as part of the massive Mound Road rebuild project. “You take our street light out and we will never get in or out of our subdivision,” Warren resident Cynthia Allen said. Allen has lived in Warren’s St. Anne subdivision at Mound Road and Arden Avenue for 50 years. Part of the plan for the Mound Road makeover is to remove the traffic light at Arden Avenue and eliminate the cut-through. County road officials said removing the light at Arden Avenue improves traffic flow.
Police believe man barricaded inside Sterling Heights business
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. Police believe a man has barricaded himself inside a business in Sterling Heights. Officers said the man is believed to be inside the Elwood Staffing building on Mound Road between 16 Mile and 17 Mile roads. The man walked into the business and employees said he was acting strangely and wouldnt respond, according to authorities. Police dont know if the man is armed, but theyre assuming the worst, just in case. Southbound Mound Road is closed between 16 Mile and 17 Mile roads.
Man killed in Sterling Heights house fire
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. - A fire left one person dead Wednesday morning at a home in the 5600 block of Victory Circle in Sterling Heights. The victim in a man in his late 60s. Sterling Heights firefighters responded to the home in a neighborhood near Van Dyke and 17 Mile Road. Firefighters respond to a house fire Sept. 25, 2019 in Sterling Heights. (WDIV)Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.