Dozens join search party to find missing man in Oakland County, $1,000 reward offered
WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The weather did not stop a search party in Oakland County from looking for a missing man. Related: Live weather radar: Snow in MichiganFriends and family members of Creg Lyles, 33, walked through Pontiac and Waterford Township neighborhoods Sunday trying to find him. ORIGINAL STORY: Waterford Township police search for 33-year-old man missing for a weekDozens of people helped search for Lyles across Waterford Township. Creg Lyles Details Age 33 years old Height 5′5″ Weight 180 pounds Other Brown eyesA $1,000 reward is being offered for information regarding Lyles’ disappearance. Anyone with information is asked to contact Waterford Township Department at 248-618-6041.
Reward offered for information in deadly hit-and-run in Wayne
WAYNE, Mich. – Nine years after Chris Lentz was killed in a hit-and-run on New Year’s Day on 2011. The person responsible has still not come forward. The collision happened at about 3 a.m. near the intersection of Merriman and Van Born roads in Wayne. A $2,500 reward for information is still available. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.
Macomb County man says he was targeted with explosives due to his politics
ST CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – A Macomb County man said he was targeted when an explosive was thrown into his home. “The explosion went off and it kind of sounded like a transformer, I guess, from a powerline,” the homeowner said. “And then another explosion went off and it shook the house.”The explosion left a large hole in his living room floor. I mean when you feel your house shake and explode and smoke, you don’t know what’s going on,” the homeowner said. Anyone with information is asked to contact the St. Clair Shores Police Department at 586-445-5300.
$3,000 reward offered for information in racially motivated attack in Warren
$3,000 reward offered for information in racially motivated attack in WarrenPublished: September 11, 2020, 12:12 pmThe safety of a Warren family was shattered Wednesday night when someone slashed the veteran’s tires, wrote racial threats on their cars and smashed a window.
FBI offers $10,000 reward in Detroit shooting that killed 2 parents, injured 3 children on July Fourth
DETROIT – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of any suspects involved in a quintuple shooting that occurred in Detroit on July Fourth. Three unknown vehicles allegedly drove past the family’s vehicle while in the 8300 block of Homer Street in Detroit. Maybe a 2014 GMC Arcadia, a Burgundy Chevrolet Malibu and a darker color SUV, drove past. The children involved in the incident are doing well and being cared for by family members, according to Gonzales. Anyone with any information can contact the FBI’s Detroit office at 313-965-2323 or can submit a tip to the FBI online here.
Operation Legend: What federal agents will be focusing on in Detroit
DETROIT – US Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, Matthew Schneider spoke Wednesday about the plan to bring bring federal agents to Detroit. “Let me be clear: there are no federal troops coming to Detroit or Michigan to interfere with protesters,” Schneider said. The city of Detroit will be getting 44 ATF agents and 12 FBI agents -- some with permanent jobs, some temporary. RELATED: ‘Operation Legend’ to bring federal agents to Detroit: Here’s what that will look likeIn many cases, children are getting caught in the crossfire. RELATED: Surge of federal agents leaves many questions unanswered
FBI offers $25,000 reward in search for suspects in 4-year-olds death in Detroit
DETROIT FBI Special Agent in Charge Steve DAntuono announced during a news conference Wednesday a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for the death of a 4-year-old boy in Detroit. Family members said the children were in bed when someone drove by and opened fire, hitting Nathaniel. He was shot in the head.You can watch our report on this incident in May in the video player above. Officials announced the new reward as part of Detroits participation in Operation Legend to reduce and prevent gang and gun violence in the city. READ MORE: Operation Legend to bring federal agents to Detroit: Heres what that will look like
Downriver neighborhood wants answers as cats keep getting shot, killed
WYANDOTTE, Mich. A Downriver neighborhood is on edge because cats keep dying. Police said at least two cats have been shot, but the neighbors claim its a lot more. I thought he had gotten hit by a car.She took Vega to a veterinarian and an X-ray showed his leg was shattered by a high-power pellet gun. I couldnt believe it when he showed me the X-ray, Hanselman said. At least four other cats have not survive their run in with the cat-hater and Hanselman is deeply concerned.
Pontiac man fatally shot on front porch, $2,000 reward offered for information
PONTIAC, Mich. A 43-year-old man was found dead on the front porch of a Pontiac home Friday night. According to authorities, Oakland County Sheriffs deputies responded to reports of a shooting on Marquette Street just before 9:45 p.m. On arrival, they found a 43-year-old man who had been shot in the head collapsed on the floor of the homes enclosed front porch. Emergency medical crews rushed the man to McLaren Oakland Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,000 reward for information that could lead to an arrest. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.
$1,000 reward offered for information in fatal Pontiac hit-and-run
PONTIAC, Mich. Police are looking for a woman wanted in connection to a fatal hit-and-run in Pontiac. Police said the driver exited the vehicle to check on the victim, but as a witness approached, she got into the vehicle and fled. Police described the driver as a Black woman believed to be driving a black or dark blue Ford Escape. Anyone with information on the car or driver involved is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up. There is a $1,000 cash reward and you will remain anonymous.
Trenton mother holds out hope for teenage daughters safe return
TRENTON, Mich. April Hall just wants her daughter to come home and will never stop looking for her. Hall says her daughter, Amaria, was the type of person who had the ability to learn anything. Amaria Hall was last seen a year ago July 7 at her familys home in the 2100 block of King Road in Trenton. Pew said she has not reached out to anyone, and if she is OK, they hope she lets someone know. April Hall is holding a tribute to her daughter Tuesday beginning 6 p.m. at Trenton City Hall Courtyard on West Road before Jefferson.
New reward offered in fatal shooting of 4-year-old on Detroits west side
DETROIT Nathaniel Townsend Jr. was killed last month when someone shot inside his home. His family came forward, pleading for help in a case thats gone cold. Unable to get a word out, Marlisha Roby cried, as she thought about her 4-year old son Nathaniel Messiah Townsend Jr, I just want to say. She said, her little son was shot and killed on May 21st, 2020 around 12:52 in the morning. I hope I be there to spit on your grave and I know thats harsh but I hope that, said Roby.
$2,500 reward offered for information on missing Michigan mother
DETROIT Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information in the disappearance of a Michigan mother who was last seen May 15. The missing 34-year-old mother, Jessica Bedford, is believed to be in imminent danger. Police say the mother would not disappear by choice. The last known locations she was in include the Brightmoor neighborhood of Detroit and Lincoln Park. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.
$2,500 reward offered for information that leads to arrest in 2011 murder of Waterford Township man
WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest in the murder of a Waterford Township man. James Dean Odle,28, was murdered at 2:43 a.m. on July 31, 2011 in Waterford Township, police say. According to police, he was walking on S. Lynn Street near Lakeview Street when a white vehicle parked nearby. READ: Waterford Man Gunned Down In Drive-By ShootingREAD MORE: Waterford Man Killed In Mystery AttackPolice say a black man described as being thin and wearing a black headscarf and T-shirt with checkered shorts exited the vehicle and shot Odle several times. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.
Detroit animal shelter offers $500 reward for help to identify, arrest person wanted for abandoning dog on side of road
DEARBORN, Mich. – Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit (FAMD) is offering a $500 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction of a person that abandoned a dog on the side of the road. FAMD says a 60-pound dog was abandoned and crammed into a small cage on the side of the road on around 9 p.m. on Wednesday. The dog was taken to FAMD in Dearborn after someone who noticed the dog pulled over and called the police. Officials say the dog is friendly and in otherwise good condition. Officials say abandonment of a pet is a misdemeanor that is punishable by up to a $500 fine and 30 days in jail.
Crime Stoppers offers $2,500 reward for information in fatal Detroit shooting case
DETROIT Crime Stoppers of Michigan is offering a cash reward up to $2,500 for information that helps lead to the arrest of an unknown suspect wanted in connection with a fatal Detroit shooting in April. Carpenter returned home around 11:50 p.m. and exited his 2006 black Dodge Charger when an unknown suspect approached and fatally shot him. Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Crime Stoppers says all crime tips are anonymous and all rewards are paid anonymously. Rewards are paid when information offered leads to an arrest, officials said.
$1,000 reward offered for information that leads to arrest in South Lyon crime spree
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – A $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest in a number of South Lyon based crimes. Photos were captured of the people wanted for the crimes that happened Feb. 3 in South Lyon. At least a dozen unlocked vehicles were broken into and items including credit cards, wallets and chargers were taken. They attempted to use several of the stolen credit cards. Police say the three then attempted to use stolen credit cards at McDonalds and Walmart in Canton in addition to a Farmington Hills Speedway.