ROSEVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
Roseville police seek missing 12-year-old girl who did not show up for school
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – Police are looking for a 12-year-old girl who did not show up for school on Wednesday morning. UPDATE: Roseville police say the missing girl has been safely recovered as of Wednesday afternoon. No foul play is suspected, officials said. More: Local News
Navy veteran attacked in Roseville after asking someone to pick up litter
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A 72-year-old U.S. Navy veteran said he was badly beaten in a Roseville parking lot because he asked someone to pick up his litter. Dennis Probert went to the Ace Hardware store in the Eastgate Shopping Center off Gratiot Avenue to get a new pair of keys made Friday. He said he saw a car dumping bags of trash into the parking lot. Probert told the man he saw him littering and that’s when he said the man attacked him. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Roseville Police Department at 586-447-4475.
1 person shot on Clancy Street in Roseville
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – One person was shot Monday morning in the 26000 block of Clancy Street in Roseville. Roseville police said officers were dispatched on the report of a drive-by shooting about 5:15 a.m. A female Roseville resident was hurt and transported to a nearby hospital. She was struck once in the head and the bullet fractured her skull. She is under observation in a hospital and expected to make a full recovery, police said. Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact the Roseville Police Department at 586-447-4500.
CPL holder released after fatal shooting linked to basketball game in Roseville
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – Police have released a CPL holder who shot and killed a man involved in an argument over a basketball game in Roseville, according to authorities. Shayqun Harvey, 26, was at Basketball City in the 16000 block of Eastland Street in Roseville around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 20), police said. He returned with a gun and was shot by a CPL holder who wasn’t involved in the argument, according to police. I can’t get him back.”Police reviewed the case with the Macomb County Prosecutor’s Office and released the CPL holder from custody, they announced Thursday (Oct. 22). His family said he was also a CPL holder.
Argument over basketball game in Roseville leads to fatal shooting, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A fatal shooting at Basketball City in Roseville was over a basketball game, police said. ORIGINAL STORY: One person killed in shooting at Basketball City in RosevilleThe family of 26-year-old Shayqun Harvey are in agony. Police said Harvey left Basketball City, located in the 16000 block of Eastland Street, after an argument and returned with a gun. Authorities said a CPL holder who was not involved in the argument shot Harvey to death. UPDATE Oct. 22, 2020: The CPL holder has been released -- read here.
One person killed in shooting at Basketball City in Roseville
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – Police said one person was killed in a shooting Tuesday at Basketball City in Roseville. An individual left the building and then returned with a gun, firing shots at another person from the altercation. Police said a valid CPL holder intervened. The individual who had left and later returned was seriously injured and later pronounced dead at the scene. The valid CPL holder is currently in custody.
Pregnant woman shot in leg during road rage dispute in Metro Detroit, police say
ROSEVILLE, MI -- A pregnant woman was shot in the leg during a road rage dispute in Metro Detroit. An argument then broke out between the people in both cars on the roadway, Fox 2 in Detroit reported. The suspect then pointed a gun at the Jeep Liberty and fired two shots. The pregnant woman was hit in the leg and the suspect sped off going north on Gratiot Avenue. The woman and the baby are okay and are expected to recover, according to the TV station.mlive.com
Pregnant woman shot in leg during road rage incident in Macomb County, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A pregnant woman was shot in the leg during a road rage incident in Macomb County, according to police. The shooting happened Tuesday at 10 p.m. Officers were dispatched to St. John Hospital on Moross for report of a woman that had been shot. The victim was the passenger of a blue 2006 Jeep Liberty that unintentionally cut off the suspected vehicle, police said. The shooting happened on Gratiot Avenue near Masonic Boulevard. The suspect is described as a Black woman who is between the ages of 18 and 25 years old.
Teen charged in alleged accidental shooting of 17-year-old boy in head at Roseville home
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A Warren teenager is facing multiple charges after allegedly firing a handgun on accident at a Roseville home Saturday night, shooting another teen in the head. Donovan Anthony Harbus, 19, was charged Tuesday with carrying a concealed weapon, a five-year felony, and careless discharge of a firearm causing injury, a misdemeanor charge. At about 8:30 p.m. Saturday, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the head during a small gathering in the 17000 block of Ivanhoe Street. Police say Harbus and another individual were showing each other their illegal handguns when Harbus unintentionally discharged the weapon, striking the victim in the head. The 17-year-old boy was transported to the hospital where he was listed in critical condition.
Roseville neighbor rushes to help after 17-year-old accidentally shot in head
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A 17-year-old is in critical condition after being shot in the head at a home in Roseville on Saturday night. Neighbor Edward Roberts said his daughter ran inside their home, yelling that someone got shot. Police said one of the guns accidentally went off, shooting the 17-year-old in the head. Real big puddle of blood and then another thicker-colored blood and the gun was right behind his head,” Roberts said. You pull out your gun, you shoot, people die.”Police said the 20-year-old who shot the gun is in police custody.
Shooting of 17-year-old struck in head during Roseville gathering appears to be accidental, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A 17-year-old man was shot in the head during a Roseville home gathering on Saturday evening, police say. The shooting took place around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in the 17000 block of Ivanhoe in Roseville. According to police, the shooting took place after two people were showing each other their illegal handguns. “It appears the shooting was accidental by all of the people present who are cooperating with investigators,” the Roseville Police Department stated in a press release. Police say the shooter is being held at the Roseville Police Department as the investigation continues.
19-year-old in custody after man found shot multiple times in the face in Roseville
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – One person is in custody after a man was shot in the face in Roseville, police said. The shooting happened after 3 p.m. on Thursday on Superior Street just north of 696. Police said when they arrived on scene they found a 45-year-old man who had been shot multiple times in his face. A 19-year-old Roseville man was arrested and is expected to be charged early next week. READ: More Roseville crime reports
16-year-old robbery suspect fatally shot at Roseville car wash
ROSEVILLE, Mich. A fatal shooting at a Roseville car wash that left a 16-year-old armed-robbery suspect dead Tuesday. It happened at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Wash Pointe Car Wash near the intersection of Gratiot Avenue and Frazho Road. ORIGINAL STORY: Suspected robber fatally shot at Wash Pointe Car Wash in RosevilleChris Fowler lives nearby and heard the incident from inside his home. One, two, three, four, five -- right in a row.The shots were coming from the Wash Pointe Car Wash nearby. Everything was legal.Shots were exchanged and the would be robber was fatally shot in his head.
Child dies in Roseville babysitters care following unreported traffic crash, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. A 2-year-old child has died while in the care of a babysitter following an unreported accident that occurred on Sunday, police say. Officials say the child, their siblings and their babysitter were involved in a traffic incident over the weekend somewhere in Warren. The childs cause of death is currently unknown at this time. Roseville police say it is currently unclear if the unreported traffic crash contributed to the childs death. We will be seeking the highest appropriate charges if any in this tragic loss of a child, the Roseville Police Department said in a press release.
Roseville police responding to overdoses will now offer recovery teams
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – The Roseville Police Department announced a plan to reach out to people struggling with addiction and get them on the road to recovery. Police said they’re seeing so many overdoses in Roseville homes, from heroin, pills and other drugs that families are stocking Narcan in the home themselves. READ: Michigan health officials to provide free naloxone to organizations, individualsThere’s a new strategy for police when they arrive at the scene of an overdose. Instead of arresting, they offer up recovery teams from the group “Families Against Narcotics.” The group is led by retired Clinton Township judge Linda Davis. The program is in Taylor, Bay City and there’s a wait list of towns wanting to join in.
Roseville resident shot at trailer park after ongoing dispute with man
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A 35-year-old Roseville man was shot at Leslies Mobile Home Community around 9:25 p.m. Friday, police say. According to police, the victim was shot by a 26-year-old Roseville man after an ongoing dispute. Police say the victim was shot once in the upper body. The Roseville Criminal Investigations Division learned the identity of the shooter and started searching for him. The shooter is being held at the Roseville Police Department pending further investigation.
Missing: 74-year-old Roseville man who suffers from dementia
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – Police are seeking help to locate a missing Roseville man who suffers from dementia. Robert Bruce Holman, 74, was last seen around 7 a.m. on Sunday at a Walgreens store on the corner of 10 Mile Road and Gratiot Avenue, police said. Holman is described as 5 feet, 4 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds and was last seen wearing a blue and black jacket and olive green pants. The man also walks with a cane. Anyone with information can contact the Roseville Police Department at 586-447-4484.
Roseville police seeking porch pirate caught on camera
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – Roseville police are seeking help to identify a larceny suspect who stole a package from a resident’s front porch on Tuesday. Police say the “porch pirate” was captured on camera (below) stealing a package in the 27000 block of Groveland Street around 5:35 p.m. The thief pulled up in front of the resident’s home in a small, dark colored sedan shortly after the resident’s package arrived, police say. The porch pirate is described as a man with a slim build and was wearing a red Adidas hooded sweatshirt and white jogging pants. Anyone with information that can help identify the suspect is asked to contact Roseville Police Detective Scicluna at 586-447-4510.
Man seen running off with Amazon package stolen from Roseville porch, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A man was seen running off with an Amazon package that he took from the front porch of a Roseville home, police said. Officials said the man grabbed the package around 4:30 p.m. Saturday at a home in the 1700 block of Roseville Boulevard. He is about 17-21 years old, 5 feet, 6 inches to 6 feet tall and 200-225 pounds, police said. A suspected Roseville package thief on April 25, 2020. (WDIV)Police said the man was wearing a black Nike Air Jordan hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black shoes with red soles.
Man forced at gunpoint to give up his vehicle in Roseville, police say
ROSEVILLE, Mich. – A man, 30, was forced at gunpoint to give up his vehicle early Wednesday morning in Roseville. The victim agreed to pick up an acquaintance from the 35000 block of Jefferson Avenue and transport him to the block of Melvin and Tranquil streets in Roseville, officials said. After reaching the destination, the 34-year-old man pointed a handgun at the victim and forced him to exit the car, police said. Police say a one-car crash on eastbound I-94 near 13 Mile Road was reported several minutes after the victim’s vehicle was stolen. Michigan State Police utilized a K-9 unit but were not able to find the suspect, officials said.
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day to take place in SE Michigan
click to enlarge David Smart / ShutterstockCenter Line: Department of Public SafetyClinton Township: Clinton Township Police DepartmentEastpointe: Eastpointe Police DepartmentFraser: Fraser Department of Public SafetyMacomb County: Sheriffs OfficeMt. Clemens: Wilson SchoolRoseville: Roseville Police DepartmentSt. Clair Shores: St. Clair Shores Police Department, St. Clair Shores Kroger PharmacySterling Heights: Sterling Heights Police Department, Fellowship Chapel, Sterling Heights Kroger Pharmacy, Utica United Methodist ChurchWarren: Warren Police Department, Warren Elks LodgeNational Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, a program that provides a safe and environmentally friendly way to dispose of expired or unused drugs, will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26.The program was started partly because teens say medications are easily obtained in their homes and one in seven teens have reported that they abuse prescription drugs to get high, according to a press release. Additionally, according to the National Center for Health Statistics at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 70,000 Americans died from drug-related deaths in 2017.CARE of Southeastern Michigan will be working with safety organizations and school districts in Wayne and Macomb counties to provide the free service, including the following locations:A list of all participating locations in metro Detroit can be found at takebackday.dea.govmetrotimes.com
4 junior detectives' help save missing 97-year-old woman
CNNROSEVILLE, California (CNN) - A group of "junior detectives" in Roseville, California, saved the day by helping police locate a missing 97-year-old woman. The Roseville Police Department alerted the public on September 30 that Glenneta Belford, who has dementia and is mostly non-verbal, had gone missing. "Help us locate a missing person," the police department said on Facebook and over loud speakers throughout the community. "My friends Hope and Makenna were playing and they heard a helicopter saying a 97-year-old lady was missing," Logan told CNN. When asked why they decided to help, Logan, who now wants to be a detective when he grows up, replied: "Because when someone needs help, you help them."
Group of Kids Dubbed 'Junior Detectives' Help Find Missing Elderly Woman in California
A group of junior detectives are being honored by a California police department after helping find a missing elderly woman. The Roseville Police Department was searching for a 97-year-old woman late last month and numerous residents joined in to help the effort, including five kids. It was those children that ended up finding her. As it turns out, they were the team to locate the missing 97-year-old, Roseville police wrote on its Facebook page. RELATED STORIESHero Pit Bull Dies Protecting Kids From Venomous SnakeMom With 2 Vaginas Who Was Told She Couldn't Have Kids Gives Birth to 4Barber Gives Away Haircuts and Backpacks to Needy Kids Headed Back to School
Former Roseville judge Steenland found dead in her home
ROSEVILLE, Mich. - Former Roseville judge Catherine Steenland was found dead in her home Thursday, the Roseville Police Department announced. Police said the Macomb County Medical Examiner was contacted about the death. Steenland was retired from the 39th District Court. For the failure to report an accident charge, Steenland was sentenced to 90 days suspended upon completion of 90 days of probation. The sentences meant Steenland didn't have to serve any jail time unless she violated her probation.
Former Roseville judge Steeland found dead in her home
ROSEVILLE, Mich. - Former Roseville judge Catherine Steenland was found dead in her home Thursday, the Roseville Police Department announced. Police said the Macomb County Medical Examiner was contacted about the death. In 2018, she was charged with two misdemeanors in connection with a hit-and-run crash. For the failure to report an accident charge, Steenland was sentenced to 90 days suspended upon completion of 90 days of probation. The sentences meant Steenland didn't have to serve any jail time unless she violated her probation.