Police: Shots fired multiple times at officers in Southwest Detroit
Detroit police came under fire twice Thursday night. Seen in the video player above is the latest scene as Detroit police told Local 4 that officers were shot at multiple times by someone driving a truck throughout Southwest Detroit.
Police find parents of newborn left at Sinai-Grace Hospital
DETROIT – The mother and father of a newborn baby that was dropped off at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit have been found. Police said a man pulled up to the hospital on Thursday, asked someone to hold the baby while he parked his vehicle and then drove away and did not return. Authorities said they were worried about the mother and located the parents thanks to a tip from the public. Police said the woman -- found at a home near the intersection of Lahser Road and Kessler Steet -- is OK.Police are still investigating to see the parents will face charges. It is not against the law to drop a newborn off at a safe place -- like a hospital or a fire station -- but the baby is supposed to given to an employee.
Police searching for man who left newborn at Sinai-Grace Hospital, concerned about mother
DETROIT – Police are concerned for the welfare of the mother of a newborn baby that was dropped off at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit. READ: Man left newborn baby at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit, police sayPolice said a man pulled up to the hospital on Thursday, asked someone to hold the baby while he parked his vehicle and then drove away and did not return. He said the baby was just hours old when it was left at the hospital. Serda described the man as a Black man in his late 40s or early 50s. “We’re not looking for the mother for any kind of charges or anything, we’re really more concerned about her safety," Serda said.
Man left newborn baby at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit, police say
DETROIT – Police are trying to identify and locate a man who dropped off a baby at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit. A man pulled up to Sinai-Grace hospital in the 6000 block of West Outer Drive at 9:27 a.m. on Thursday, exited his vehicle and asked another person who was entering the hospital to hold the baby until he parked the vehicle. The man is described as a Black man in his late 40s or early 50s. Police said he is between 5 feet 10 inches tall or 6 feet 2inches tall and has a medium brown complexion. He was last seen wearing an unknown light-colored hate, light-colored short sleeve shirt and light-colored pants with the left leg of the pants pulled up.
2 men, 14-year-old girl taken into custody accused of targeting DPD officers
DETROIT – Shots were fired at Detroit police officers Thursday morning during a traffic stop along Telegraph Road near McNichols Road on the city’s west side. Police said the group taken into custody were looking for officers to shoot. ORIGINAL STORY: Detroit police officers targeted in drive-by shooting: ‘They wanted to shoot at police’According to authorities, the officers were targeted at about about 3:30 a.m. during a traffic stop by two men and a 14-year-old girl. While handling the traffic stop, police said they found weapons in the car when a white Kia Sorento drove by and someone inside fired several shots at the officers. The car turned around and fired more shots as it drove by a second time.
Detroit police officers targeted in drive-by shooting: ‘They wanted to shoot at police'
DETROIT – Shots were fired at Detroit police officers Thursday morning during a traffic stop along Telegraph Road near McNichols Road on the city’s west side. At about 3:30 a.m., Detroit police officers were working to make a traffic stop. Detroit police officers were targeted in a shooting Aug. 27, 2020 along Telegraph Road. The vehicle was wanted in connection to a shooting that targeted police officers along Telegraph Road that morning. Telegraph Road remained shut down during the investigation Thursday morning.
2 charged after striking, killing 48-year-old driver while fleeing Detroit police
DETROIT Two people have been charged following the death of a 48-year-old man who was killed in a car crash on Friday. The man was struck by a 19-year-old driver who was fleeing Detroit police. Officers identified the suspects vehicle traveling south on West Outer Drive near Plymouth Road. The 48-year-old man driving the Honda Odyssey was transported to the hospital following the crash, where he was pronounced dead. On Monday Stringer was charged with second-degree murder, first- and second-degree fleeing and eluding, reckless driving causing death and reckless driving causing serious impairment of bodily function.
18-month-old child shot in Lincoln Park
LINCOLN PARK, Mich. – Michigan State Police are investigating a non-fatal shooting that injured a child in Lincoln Park on Sunday afternoon. Police say at around 3:30 p.m. a suspect pulled alongside the victim’s car on the northbound I-75 ramp to Outer Drive. The suspect shot at the vehicle multiple times and struck an 18-month-old child, officials said. Michigan State Police’s Special Investigation Section is investigating the incident at the request of Lincoln Park Police. Officials say this is not a random incident.
Detroit police: 21-year-old man with mental illness missing
DETROIT - Police are looking for a 21-year-old man who they said has a mental illness that has been reported missing. Lawrence Tomlin III was last seen Aug. 16 at 4 a.m. in the 6000 block of West Outer Drive. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Departments 12th Precinct Investigative Unit at 313-596-1200 or 313-596-1240. Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Man found fatally shot in parking lot at Fort Street, West Outer Drive in Detroit
DETROIT - A man was fatally shot Monday night during a fight near Fort Street and West Outer Drive in Detroit. Detroit police said the 29-year-old victim was arguing with another man about 11 p.m. in a parking lot. That escalated to a fight and the man took out a handgun and shot the 29-year-old man. He ran across the street and fell to the ground in a parking lot. He is described as an 18-year-old black man standing about 5 feet 9 inches and weighing about 175 pounds.