Police chase that started in Hazel Park ends in violent crash in Ferndale
FERNDALE, Mich. – A police chase that started in Hazel Park ended with a violent crash in Ferndale on Friday. A white Hyundai Sonata was pulled over by police in Hazel Park for a traffic violation. The crash ended on the Ferndale side of 8 Mile Road, not far from the State Fairgrounds in Detroit. After the crash a man ran across the street and was taken into custody. His passenger ran further into Ferndale and is still at large.
17-year-old man charged in connection to armed carjacking in Ferndale
OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. – A 17-year-old man has been charged in connection to a carjacking in Ferndale. Jacarie Vance is accused of being involved in a carjacking on Thursday at 7:19 a.m. at a Shell gas station at 1100 W Eight Mile Road. Vance is accused of pointing a handgun at the victim and demanding his wallet and car keys. Vance is accused of fleeing westbound on 8 Mile Road in the victim’s vehicle. Vance was arraigned 43rd District Court Magistrate Brennan on one count of armed robbery and one count carjacking.
Ferndale man charged after allegedly starting fires at town homes under construction
FERNDALE, Mich. – A Ferndale man is facing charges after he allegedly started multiple fires at town homes that are under construction. Police said David Hayes, 34, started three small fires in an unoccupied town home. Officials believe the fires extinguished on their own. He is charged third-degree arson. Hayes is scheduled to appear in court Monday.
19-year-old woman shot inside Ferndale home
FERNDALE, Mich. – A 19-year old woman is in the hospital after being shot while lying in bed. ORIGINAL STORY: 19-year-old woman shot multiple times while sleeping at Ferndale homeIt happened on West Bennett near Eight Mile and Woodward. Neighbors know each other and there is not a lot of crime. Ferndale Police are looking into why someone shot inside a home on the street, that injured a 19-year old girl, “She was not sleeping. She was in her bedroom, we’re not sure what stage she was in, but she was not sleeping,” said Ferndale Police.