Bizarre call to Troy hotel unearths possible kidnapping, drug, mail and identity theft cases
During a bizarre call to a Troy hotel, officers said they learned about a slew of potential crimes committed by the people inside one of the rooms -- including kidnapping, drug use, mail theft, identity theft, lying several times to officers and kicking out the window of a police car.
Five shots fired into Troy hotel room with 4 teens inside, police say
TROY, Mich. – Police are looking for two suspects believed to have fired shots into a Troy hotel room early Saturday morning. Troy police say that at about 4 a.m. Saturday, five shots were fired through a sliding glass door and into a hotel room at the Hawthorn Suites. At that time, there were four teenagers from Roseville and Detroit celebrating a sweet 16 birthday party inside the room, police said. Police say two suspects were seen running from the scene of the shooting. They are described as Black males between the ages of 18 and 22 years old with medium heights and medium builds.
Troy police arrest 7 impaired drivers in 10 days: Locations, driver info, what happened in each case
TROY, Mich. – Troy police made seven impaired driving arrests over the final 10 days of November. He was asked to perform field sobriety evaluations and performed poorly, officers said. He then refused to take a preliminary breath test and was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, according to authorities. She also refused to cooperate during the field sobriety tests and turned down a breath test, according to officials. A 30-year-old Troy woman admitted to drinking alcohol after the officer noticed the smell coming from inside her car, according to authorities.
Road work to briefly close lanes on I-75 in Detroit
DETROIT – Some northbound and southbound lanes on I-75 will close this week in Detroit for road work and repairs. Three southbound lanes will be closed on I-75 between Davison Freeway and I-94 beginning 8 p.m. Wednesday through 5 a.m. Thursday. MDOT crews will be working on the Milwaukee Avenue overpass, weather permitting. The right lane of northbound I-75 will be closed at Livernois Road from 9 a.m. to noon and at Coolidge Highway from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday. MDOT crews will be repairing guardrails, weather permitting.
Suspected intruder found dead after Rochester Hills home invasion
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. - The Oakland County Sheriff's Department is investigating a home invasion and assault in which the suspected intruder was found dead in the home. Sources said the home invasion and assault happened early Monday morning in the area of Walton Boulevard and Livernois Road. The intruder assaulted the resident and appeared to have cut himself inside the home, which is believed to have led to his death. The Sheriff's Department is expected to release more information later Tuesday. Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.