Man arrested in Westland Mall shooting, police still seek others involved
WESTLAND, Mich. – Police arrested Gregory Travis, 24, Monday in connection to a shooting that occurred July 9 at the Westland Mall. Police said an employee said two or three men were arguing inside a perfume store when one man pulled a hand gun and fired two shots at another man. Witnesses told police all the men involved in the argument fled the mall on foot. Police said it was not a random act of violence as the parties involved had interactions prior to their confrontation at the Westland Mall. The Westland Police are still attempting to identify others who were involved.
Police search for suspects after shots fired at Westland Mall inside perfume store
WESTLAND, Mich. – Police were dispatched to the Westland Mall for reports of shots fired on Thursday evening. Police said an employee said two or three men were arguing inside a perfume store when one man pulled a hand gun and fired two shots at another man. Witnesses told police all the men involved in the argument fled the mall on foot. Police said there is no immediate threat. Click here for more local crime reports
Police seek men who stole jewelry from Westland Mall Sears store
WESTLAND, Mich. – Two men reached behind the jewelry counter at the Westland Mall Sears and stole items Feb. 3, police said. They both reached behind the counter, got into the display cases and took items that they put into their pockets. He stands about 5 feet, 8 inches to 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 180-200 pounds. He is about 6 feet, 2 inches tall and weighs around 150-180 pounds. Anyone with information about the crime or the identity of the men is asked to contact police at 734-467-3250.
Memories of Livonia's Wonderland Mall
If you grew up in Metro Detroit between 1960 and 2000, you likely remember Wonderland Mall. The three main malls I remember going to are Westland Mall, Twelve Oaks and Wonderland Mall. You can also read some awesome memories of Wonderland Mall here. Contact me: Email | Twitter)Morning Dive Wonderland Mall, originally named Wonderland Center, sat on Plymouth and Middlebelt (or Middle Belt) roads in Livonia, Michigan. It was originally an outdoor mall, before being enclosed in 1986, and then being reopened as Wonderland Mall.