Wife of man killed by suspected drunk driver in Harper Woods prepares to spend first Thanksgiving without her husband
The wife of 34-year-old Nick Newman is preparing for her first Thanksgiving without her husband by her side. Newman was killed by a drunk driver on his way home from work on Sept. 21, police said.
Public safety reports
— Laurel KrausReport information about this and other crimes to the City of Grosse Pointe Public Safety, (313) 886-3200. — Laurel KrausReport information about these and other crimes to Grosse Pointe Farms Public Safety, (313) 885-2100. — Laurel KrausReport information about this and other crimes to Grosse Pointe Shores Public Safety, (313) 881-5500. The Grosse Pointe Woods Department of Public Safety reminds residents to lock all doors, to houses and vehicles. — Kate VandersteltReport information about these and other crimes to Grosse Pointe Woods Public Safety, (313) 343-2400.grossepointenews.com
Man shot multiple times amid altercation at Eastland Mall, police say
HARPER WOODS, Mich. – A 40-year-old man was shot multiple times at a shopping mall in Harper Woods Wednesday afternoon, officials said. According to authorities, at about 6:14 p.m. police responded to multiple reports of shots fired at the Eastland Center shopping mall. Officials say there were two suspects involved in an altercation with the victim. Officials say a silver Chevrolet Malibu reportedly fled the scene onto E. Vernier Road toward I-94. Anyone with information can contact the Harper Woods Public Safety Department at 313-343-2530 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.
Man killed in Harper Woods house fire
HARPER WOODS, Mich. – Investigators from the Harper Woods Fire Department are probing a deadly house fire that started early Thursday morning at a home in the area of Vernier Road and I-94. However, Harper Woods officials later said the grow operation actually was for bonsai plants. A house burned Jan. 9, 2020 in the 21100 block of Country Club Drive in Harper Woods, Mich. (WDIV-TV)Grosse Pointe Woods and Grosse Pointe Farms fire departments also assisted Harper Woods with putting out the fire. Dave Mehl, of the Harper Woods Fire Department. Mehl did not know for sure if the house had working smoke detectors.