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April Millsap memorial garden. (credit: Make Macomb Your Home via Facebook)

Garden Opens To Honor Teen Girl Killed Along Macomb County Nature Trail

A public ceremony was held Monday near where April Millsap’s body was found in July 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2015

(credit: Macomb County Department of Roads)

Rusted Out 32 Mile Road Bridge Closed Indefinitely; ‘It Is Gonna Be Very Disruptive’

“It has rusted away a significant potion of the beams and they can no longer support the structure.”

03/25/2015

James Donald Vancallis (Booking photo)

September Trial Set For Man Accused In Murder Of Armada Teen

James VanCallis is scheduled to stand trial on Sept. 15 in April Millsap death along a popular nature trail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2015

James Van Callis, left, is seen in District Court in Romeo. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ) FILE

Man Accused Of Killing Armada Teen To Undergo Mental Evaluation

A judge has ordered a mental and culpability evaluation for the 32-year-old man accused of murdering 14-year-old April Millsap.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

James Van Callis, left, is seen in District Court in Romeo. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ) FILE

Man Accused Of Killing Armada Teen Gets 1 Year In Drug Case

A man charged with killing a 14-year-old girl in July as she walked her dog has been sentenced in a separate drug case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

James Van Callis, left, is seen in District Court in Romeo. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ) FILE

Man Charged In Armada Teen’s Murder To Get Court-Appointed Lawyer

“Defense attorneys are very expensive…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2014

James Bernard VanCallis, left, and James Donald VanCallis. (credit: Michigan State Police)

Man Charged In Armada Killing Pleads In Drug Case

A man charged with killing a 14-year-old girl as she walked her dog in Armada has pleaded guilty to a separate drug charge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2014

James VanCallis (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Man Ordered Held Without Bond In Murder, Sex Assault Of Armada Teen April Millsap

The parents of a murdered 14-year-old girl sat in the front row, holding hands, while the man accused in her death appeared in court for an arraignment Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2014

James Donald Vancallis (Booking photo)

Charges Might Be Filed In April Millsap’s Murder; Attorney Says Person Of Interest Is Innocent

“We feel like they’re zeroing in on the wrong person and that the real killer of April Millsap is still out there,” he said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2014

James Donald Vancallis (Booking photo)

Police Name ‘Person Of Interest’ In Murder Of Armada Teen

A 32-year-old man who was arrested on marijuana charges is now a person of interest in last month’s murder of an Armada teen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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