Man who shot ex in Southfield killed by police while reaching for gun in convertible, cops say
A man accused of killing his girlfriend and injuring her new boyfriend outside a Southfield hotel was shot and killed by police when he dropped the top of a convertible and reached for an assault rifle, officials said.
Serious crash shuts down southbound lanes of Lodge Freeway
DETROIT – A serious collision shut down the southbound lanes of the Lodge Freeway in Detroit Sunday night. Video from the scene shows at least two vehicles were involved near Chicago Boulevard. It’s unknown when the southbound lanes will reopen. Police have not released further details at the time.
Detroit’s first Black-owned cider mill opens on city’s west side
Detroit Farm and Cider is tucked away near The Lodge and Webb Avenue. Blighted homes are a symbol of what once was, but right across the street are four acres of fresh fruits, farm animals and now a cider mill. King owns Detroit Farm and Cider. I tread lightly because there’s so much that needs to be addressed in our community,” King said. Detroit Farm and Cider runs Friday through Sunday from 12 p.m. until 7 p.m.READ: More community coverage
Westbound I-94 back open in Downtown Detroit
Published: October 12, 2020, 3:46 am Updated: October 12, 2020, 6:51 amDETROIT – The westbound lanes of I-94 have reopened in Detroit following a brief closure Monday morning. Northbound and southbound ramps of I-75 and the Lodge Freeway going to I-94 westbound have also reopened. No word on what caused the closure.
Lodge Freeway shut down at Davison in Wayne County due to flooding
DETROIT – The Lodge Freeway has been shut down at Davison Freeway in Wayne County due to flooding, officials said. Michigan Department of Transportation officials say the southbound lanes are affected. It’s unclear when the freeway will reopen. A flash flood warning was issued for Wayne County around 2:50 p.m. Wednesday. It expired at 3:45 p.m.
Man tries to escape MSP troopers, gets stuck in traffic on the Lodge Freeway
DETROIT – Michigan State Police troopers found a loaded AR-15 in a man’s vehicle after he drove off from a traffic stop. It happened on the John C. Lodge Freeway, near Livernois Avenue, on Detroit’s west side Friday night. Police said they saw a man driving up a closed freeway ramp at about 11:30 p.m. and when they attempted to pull him over, the man drove back onto the Lodge. According to authorities, there was a low-speed chase that ended quickly when the man got stuck in traffic. A loaded AR-15 was found in the vehicle’s trunk.
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