70-year-old man shot in Detroit overnight by unknown person
Police say the shooting happened at around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday in the area of West 8 Mile Road and Schaefer. DETROIT – A 70-year-old man was shot in Detroit overnight on Tuesday, according to police. Police say the shooting happened at around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday in the area of West 8 Mile Road and Schaefer. The elderly man was inside a black Toyota Camry when an unknown person pulled up next to him and started shooting, police say. Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-1240.
1 killed in 2-vehicle crash on 8 Mile Road in northwest Detroit
DETROIT – One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash on 8 Mile Road in northwest Detroit on Monday. The crash happened in the 7500 block of West 8 Mile Road. Police said a man from Warren was driving a red Chevrolet Cobalt was killed in the crash. The Warren man was driving eastbound on 8 Mile Road, possibly at a high rate of speed, when he got into a crash with the man driving a blue Chrysler, police said. The Warren man’s vehicle struck a building, causing a gas main leak and a water main leak.
Detroit father charged in crash on 8 Mile Road that killed 2-year-old son
DETROIT – A Detroit father and a young man have been charged in a high-speed crash that took the life a 2-year-old child and critically injured two other kids. Michael Lipscomb Jr., 29, has been charged with second-degree murder, reckless driving causing death, and three counts of child abuse because prosecutors said his three children were in the backseat of his car. Jeffery Roberts, 20, has been charged with second-degree murder, reckless driving causing death and three counts of reckless driving causing serious impairment. Detroit police said Lipscomb and Roberts were drag racing when they crashed. Prosecutors said Lipscomb had his kids in the car when he was speeding on West Eight Mile Road and Cherrylawn Street in Detroit.
16-year-old Detroit girl missing after argument with her mother
DETROIT - Police are looking for a missing 16-year-old girl who left home Monday after an argument with her mother and hasn't been heard from since. Frankia Speed was last seen in the 13000 block of West 8 Mile Road at 2:30 p.m. No other information was provided. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department's 12th Precinct at 313-596-1240 or Crime Stoppers at 800-SPEAK-UP. Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.