Teen found dead in Detroit alley identified, had just moved to Michigan
DETROIT -- Police have confirmed that a 15-year-old girl found dead in an alleyway in Detroit Wednesday is the same teen that was reported missing to Berkley Police last month. Janiya Brown was reported missing on April 24 by her aunt after the teen ran away from home. According to WXYZ-Detroit, Janiya arrived in Michigan just days prior to running away. The family thought that by bringing Janiya to Michigan, it would help her after her mother was shot and killed in 2021. However, Janiya’s father, Jason Brown, told WXYZ that his daughter left her aunt’s home three days after she arrived in Michigan.mlive.com
Stalking suspect dies after crashing into pole while fleeing Berkley police, officials say
BERKLEY, Mich. A stalking suspect was killed Monday when he crashed into another vehicle and a pole while trying to escape Berkley police officers, according to authorities. Officers said they were called around 10 p.m. Monday to a home on Ellwood Avenue north of Catalpa Drive for a stalking incident. The impact caused the Cruze to crash into a light pole, according to authorities. Since the crash happened in Southfield, officers from that department are investigating the fatal crash. Berkley police are investigating the alleged stalking incident.
Berkley stalking suspect dies in crash while fleeing police
BERKLEY, Mich. A stalking suspect involved in a chase with Berkley police officers died in a crash, according to officials. Police said that the suspect blew through a red light at 11 Mile and Greenfield roads. ORIGINAL: Stalking suspect dies after crashing into pole while fleeing Berkley police, officials sayThe situation started at a home on Ellwood Street near Catalpa at 10 p.m. Monday night. At that time the suspect, a Warren man, was charged for bothering the woman and was not allowed on her property. The woman called 911.