Detroit crime

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Woman Killed, Man Hurt In Detroit Drive-By Shooting

Authorities say a woman has been killed and a man seriously hurt in a drive-by shooting in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–08/20/2015

A 3-year-old boy was shot and killed in a parked car outside this Detroit home. (credit: Jason Scott/WWJ)

Father Of Boy Accused Of Killing 3-Year-Old Faces Charges

Police say the older boy took a handgun from a closet at his father’s home Aug. 3 and tossed it out a window. Police say he retrieved the gun and fired it, striking Elijah Walker in the face.

CBS Detroit–08/17/2015


11-Year-Old Boy Charged In 3-Year-Old’s Shooting Death Appears In Court

“A gun can be a magnet to kids,” the judge said.

CBS Detroit–08/10/2015

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Violent Night In The City Of Detroit Leaves 2 Dead, 8 Injured

Police are investigating a series of shootings in Detroit overnight which have left two dead and eight other people injured.

CBS Detroit–08/10/2015

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Police Investingating After Transgender Woman Found Dead In Detroit

Early reports indicate that Amber Monroe was shot, but Detroit police are still working to get more details.

CBS Detroit–08/09/2015

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Man Recovering After Being Shot During Attempted Carjacking At Detroit Gas Station

A witness tells WWJ two suspects in a car were hanging out at the Shell gas station at Harper and Cadieux for a long time before trying to rob a man of his Cadillac Escalade.

CBS Detroit–07/20/2015

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Police: 4 Shot In Detroit Including 1-Year-Old Hit By Bullet

A one year old boy is listed among the injured after a spray of gunfire erupted in the city’s west side.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2015

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Man, 20, Fatally Shot During Ypsilanti Block Party

A 20-year-old man has been shot to death at an Ypsilanti block party attended by more than 100 people.

CBS Detroit–07/12/2015

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Police: Argument Leads To Exchange Of Gunfire Injuring 3 People

Three people were injured in a triple shooting on the city’s west side.


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Detroit Has Fewest Cops Patrolling Streets In Nearly 100 Years

The Detroit Police Department is suffering from its worst manpower shortage in nearly a century.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2015