One dead in hit and run outside Plymouth, officials say
SALEM TWP., MI - A person died in a hit and run late Friday night outside Plymouth. Authorities responded to a traffic accident report just before midnight, Feb. 26 in the area of Pontiac Trail near Six Mile Road in Salem Township, according to the township’s fire department. Salem Township Fire Chief Jim Rachwal told MLive the person, whose name has not been released, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The area of Pontiac Trail and Six Mile Road was closed at 12:02 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, according to an alert by the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office. Messages left with Michigan State Police and the South Lyon Police Department for additional details were not immediately returned.mlive.com
19-year-old charged in shooting that killed 17-year-old, injured his father in South Lyon
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – A 19-year-old has been charged in a shooting that killed a 17-year-old boy and injured the boy’s father in South Lyon. The Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office issued a 10-count felony warrant for Fadi Zeineh, of Ann Arbor, including homicide -- felony murder -- which is a life sentence without parole. PREVIOUS:According to the South Lyon Police Department, Zeineh turned himself in to the Ann Arbor Police Department on Jan. 1, accompanied by his attorney. South Lyon police, along with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, investigated the shooting that happened overnight on Dec. 30 in the 300 block of East Liberty Street. Both the South Lyon police and Oakland County deputies are requesting any information on the individual who drove away from the home in a 2011 Ford Escape, Michigan license plate No.
South Lyon police: Arrest made in fatal shooting of teen
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – Police in South Lyon have made an arrest in the shooting that killed a 17-year-old boy and injured his father earlier this week. South Lyon police said Friday that a 19-year-old subject has been taken into custody and is currently being held at the Oakland County Jail. UPDATE: A 19-year-old subject responsible for the shooting and death of 17-year-old South Lyon resident Dylan Stamper... Posted by South Lyon Police Department on Friday, January 1, 2021The South Lyon Police Department, assisted by the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, was investigating the suspected homicide that happened overnight on Thursday in the 300 block of E. Liberty Street. Police said a 17-year-old South Lyon resident was shot and died during the incident. Any tips should be directed to the South Lyon Police Department at 248-587-2775.
South Lyon police: 17-year-old killed, father injured in shooting; no arrests yet
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – Police in South Lyon are looking for information after a 17-year-old male was killed and his father seriously injured in a shooting incident overnight. The South Lyon Police Department, assisted by the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, is investigating the suspected homicide that happened last night in the 300 block of E. Liberty Street. UPDATE: South Lyon police: 19-year-old arrested in fatal shooting of 17-year-oldPolice said a 17-year-old South Lyon resident was shot and died during the incident. A second victim, his father who is 43-years-old was critically wounded and is in critical but stable condition at a local hospital. Any tips should be directed to the South Lyon Police Department at 248-587-2775.
South Lyon police report ‘major water main break'
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – The South Lyon Police Department sent out an alert that there’s a “major water main break” in the city. The water main break is in the area of Pontiac Trail and Dorothy Street, police said. Residents in the areas of Dorothy Street, Princeton Drive, University Avenue and Harvard Road are affected, according to authorities. It’s unclear how long it will take crews to fix or replace the broken water main. No additional information was provided.
Arctic fox spotted in South Lyon taken to Howell Nature Center for checkup
SOUTH LYON, Mich. – An Arctic fox spotted in South Lyon Friday morning was taken to the Howell Nature Center for a checkup. Officers from the South Lyon Police Department came across the animal while responding to an injured dog complaint near a high school. A post on the South Lyon Police Department’s page said the fox’s owner was found. The arctic fox is also known as the white fox, polar fox and ice fox, according to the Detroit Zoo. During the winter, their fur color is white and during the summer it turns to a brownish-gray, which allows them to remain camouflaged year round.