Woman critically injured in Flint shooting
FLINT, MI - A 26-year-old woman was critically injured after being shot during an argument at a Flint home. The Flint Police Department responded to McLaren Hospital for a reported shooting Saturday, March 27. An investigation determined the woman was shot shortly before 6 a.m. on Ivanhoe Avenue near N. Dexter Street, a news release said. Anyone with information is urged to call 810-285-3649 or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-422-JAIL (5245), P3Tips mobile app, or CrimeStoppersofFlint.com. More on MLive:Court date set for Flint water crisis contractor accused of placing construction spoils in neighborhoodDriver crashes into stopped Michigan State Police patrol car, injuring trooperMichigan woman gets special 100th birthday surprise from American Rosie the Riveter Associationmlive.com
Clinton Township woman killed in head-on crash with tow truck on Groesbeck Highway, officials say
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. A Clinton Township woman was killed over the weekend when her SUV drifted into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a tow truck, officials said. Clinton Township police were called at 4:39 p.m. Sunday to a crash scene on Groesbeck Highway, according to authorities. Investigators said a Chevy Equinox driven by a 51-year-old Clinton Township woman was heading north on Groesbeck Highway, moving with the flow of traffic. The Equinox struck a flatbed tow truck head-on the southbound lanes, police said. Alcohol and drugs are not believed to have been a factor for the tow truck driver, according to authorities.
Family claims baby died after eating drugs in Tootsie Roll wrapper in Port Huron
PORT HURON, Mich. - The family of a 14-month-old baby who died in Port Huron over the summer says they believe the girl accidentally ate drugs wrapped in candy packaging. Zai'Ahna Reddic died Aug. 25 after she stopped breathing. Zai'Ahna's mother told police a man placed the drugs, which were wrapped in Tootsie Roll wrappers on a table. The family said the man gave the mother and baby a ride to a Days Inn. The family alleges the man drove around, delaying critical care, before driving to McLaren Hospital, where the girl was pronounced dead.