Detroit became known as the “Murder City” after it logged 714 homicides in 1974.
A judge began hearing testimony Tuesday to decide whether there’s probable cause to send the case to trial in Wayne County Circuit Court.
Joseph Weekley is charged with recklessly using a firearm, a misdemeanor carrying a maximum of two years in prison
According to authorities, a 26-year-old woman is dead after being shot in the head, and a 27-year-old man in the same car was shot in the shoulder.
An EMS Medical Technician worker was robbed Tuesday afternoon on Gratiot, near Crane, on the city’s east side according to Detroit police.
Witnesses tell police there were two cars occupied by several suspects, firing shots at each other when India was shot in the shoulder and chest.
Police in Detroit are searching for at least one suspect in connection with a triple shooting early Monday morning.
A 5-year-old girl was the victim of an apparent drive-by shooting on Detroit’s east side overnight.
Compared to last year, the city has seen 37 percent fewer robberies in 2014, 22 percent fewer break-ins of businesses and homes, and 30 percent fewer carjackings.
The beating left Utash in the hospital for six weeks, suffering from severe head injuries.