Tyrone Pugh (booking photo)

Man Faces Charges After Not Informing Partner He’s HIV Positive

The 39-year-old has already pleaded guilty to a similar charge in Washtenaw County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2015

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WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2013

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Michigan Awards Nearly $2.5M For HIV Prevention

Over a dozen organizations are receiving money from Michigan’s Health Department for HIV prevention services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

Officer Issues Ticket Over Passenger’s HIV Status

A metro Detroit police agency is putting its employees through training on HIV and AIDS after a videotaped traffic stop shows an officer telling a woman he’s writing a ticketing because she failed to reveal she’s HIV positive before he searched her vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

Leonardo Devinci Christian (Booking photo)

HIV Positive Man Charged In Sex Assault Of Teen Boy

Police say an HIV-positive Ypsilanti man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy he met through an annual Christmas dinner he sponsored.


Metro Detroiters Line Up For Free HIV Tests

According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost 20 percent of the 1.2 million U.S. citizens living with HIV do not know they have it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2012

A medical personel perfroms an HIV test on the finger of a volunteer. (credit: Getty Images)

Group Offers Free HIV Tests Wednesday In Detroit

In recognition of and raising awareness to National HIV Testing Day, S.T.A.R. Foundation is hosting a community collaboration of free HIV testing from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2012

Man Pleads Guilty To Spreading HIV, Wanted To ‘Kill’

A Grand Rapids-area man who told police he wanted to kill others by spreading the HIV virus has pleaded guilty to failing to inform a sex partner that he was HIV-positive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2012

WSU Campus

WSU Researcher’s Project Aims To Boost HIV Testing Among African-Americans

A grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, administered by the Michigan Department of Community Health, is helping a Wayne State University researcher’s effort to promote HIV testing among African-Americans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

David Smith (Booking Photo)

Cops: Man With AIDS Virus May Have Exposed Others

A Grand Rapids-area man has been charged with failing to inform a sex partner that he has the AIDS virus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2011