Man in custody after Eastpointe police make contact with woman believed to have been held against her will
EASTPOINTE, Mich. – Officers discovered a woman who is believed to have been held against her will. Eastpointe police officers were dispatched to a residence on 9 Mile Road and Dale Avenue on Monday at 2:30 p.m. for a welfare check. When they arrived it was discovered that a woman was being held against her will by an unknown person, police said. Thirty minutes after making contact with the woman, she fled her residence and went to officers. The man was taken into custody and transported to the Eastpointe Police Department.
Eastpointe officers investigating report of ‘Peeping Tom’ outside 11-year-old girl’s bedroom
EASTPOINTE, Mich. – Eastpointe officers were called to the area of Redmond and Lincoln on a report of a peeping Tom on Aug. 24, 2020. Police said it was reported that the suspect was looking in a bedroom window at a sleeping 11-year-old girl. A K-9 track was done with help from the Roseville Police Department, but the suspect wasn’t located. Police said there were two other similar incidents with the same suspect. The suspect is a 30 to 40-year-old man who is 6 feet tall and weighs around 200 pounds, police said.
Suspect in fatal Eastpointe shooting found dead in Detroit
EASTPOINTE, Mich. – Police are investigating a deadly shooting in Eastpointe. The shooting happened outside of a home on Linwood Avenue, near Gratiot Avenue. “At the beginning of the pandemic he got infected, died weeks later,” Iaquinta said. At 7:45 p.m. on Monday Iaquinta was on his porch and said he witnessed a vicious domestic argument between a 24-year-old man and a woman. A 24-year-old man standing on the porch was shot in the chest and died.
Motorcyclist fatally shot in Eastpointe when gunman opens fire from SUV
EASTPOINTE, Mich. – A man riding a motorcycle was struck and killed by gunfire in a drive-by shooting in Eastpointe on Monday evening. Police said the man was shot around 7:30 p.m. on Linwood Avenue near 9 Mile Road when someone opened fire from an SUV and then sped away from the scene. The motorcyclist was hit in his upper torso and then rushed to a hospital. He did not survive. READ: More local crime reports