Dearborn Heights

Defense attorneys sit with Theodore Wafer (R) during a pre-trial hearing on April 4, 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Judge Won’t Step Down In Dearborn Heights Porch Shooting Case

A judge has denied defense attorneys’ request to remove herself from a case of a Dearborn Heights man who fatally shot a 19-year old woman on his porch last fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

Theodore Paul Wafer (Police photo)

Theodore Wafer, Charged With Shooting Teen On His Porch, Wants New Judge

Several court filings show Theodore Wafer plans an aggressive defense to murder charges in the death of Renisha McBride.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2014

Suspect Arrested In Hit And Run Accident In Dearborn Heights

The driver that hit the car with the children did not stop at a stop sign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2014

Renisha McBride (police photo)

McBride Family Seeks Answers In Deadly Porch Shooting

“I believe this man took my daughter’s life for no reason. We just want justice done,” Renisha McBride’s father said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2013

Renisha McBride (police photo)

Report: Renisha McBride Was Drunk, Possibly High When Fatally Shot

A toxicology report shows the 19-year-old was more than twice the legal limit and had marijuana in her system when she was killed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2013

Renisha McBride (police photo)

Prosecutors To Make Announcement Friday In Shooting Death Of Renisha McBride

Renisha McBride was shot in the face outside a Dearborn Heights home after being injured in a car accident in the early morning hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

Renisha McBride (police photo)

Another Trayvon Incident? Protesters Call For Justice After Woman Was Killed While Searching For Help

“Dearborn Heights may have its own Trayvon Martin case. A young African-American woman is dead and the shooter is claiming her death was justified,” Bullock said in a statement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2013

Young Black Woman Killed, Allegedly Shot While Knocking On Door For Help

The Detroit family of a slain 19-year-old believe she was the victim of racial profiling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013

Officials say someone tried to drown this dog by tying a brick to his leg and throwing him into the Rouge River. (Credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter)

$6,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Dog Thrown In Rouge River

The Labrador retriever-mix was found just before 10 p.m. in the Rouge River with a brick tied to his leg.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2013

(Photo: istock)

Dearborn Heights Police Stepping Up Patrols After String Of Accidents

They’re watching out for people speeding, running red lights, texting, and just not paying attention to the road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2013




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