Whitmer declares state of emergency for Armada Twp., White Lake Twp., Armada due to tornado, storm damage
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency for Armada Township, White Lake Township and the village of Armada due to damaged caused by severe thunderstorms and tornadoes last month.
Police seize 3 guns from vehicle of drunk driver found unconscious in Macomb County
BRUCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. On Friday, Michigan State Police were sent to the area of Brown and Ebeling roads in Bruce Township after receiving information on a driver being slumped over the wheel. When police located the vehicle it was running. The unconscious driver, a 26-year-old Armada man, was found drunk and arrested for Operating While Intoxicated. Police seized three guns from the vehicle. The driver was taken to the Macomb County Jail pending charges of OWI-High BAC and possession of firearm while intoxicated.
Michigan soldier returns to surprise entire family for daughter's birthday
ARMADA, Mich. -It was a busy Sunday at Blake's Orchard in Armada -- but only Carrie English knew what was going on. Carrie and Mark English have three daughters. Their 5-year-old had a birthday coming up and Sunday was a surprise birthday party for her, but she wasn't the only one who was surprised. The extended family knew about the surprise birthday, but nobody but Carrie English knew about the big surprise. His return was a birthday surprise that no one saw coming.
Armada school custodian charged with making terrorist threat
ARMADA, Mich. - There's unease in Armada over a man working as a custodian in the school district who is accused of threatening to shoot up a business with an automatic weapon. The elementary school custodian reportedly told the colleague he was "bored and should go to a local business with an AK and 12 rounds." State police said the Krause Elementary School custodian did not direct the threat at a school or a specific person. The weapons have been confiscated and the custodian can't return to the school while the investigation continues. ORIGINAL: Armada school custodian charged with threatening to take assault rifle to business due to boredomCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.