Officials say the suspect approached a 51-year-old man at Somerset and Morang near I-94 — and said he was robbing him.
“I want to be sure the cop who comes to your door is a happy cop, that translates into good service,” new Detroit Police Chief James Craig said.
Police in Detroit are investigating human remains found a few blocks from a Detroit apartment building where a woman’s remains were discovered last week in a bathtub.
A trail of blood down a sidewalk, in a lobby and elevator led Detroit police to the doorstep.
Police said 54-year-old Charles Knott, who was also know around the area as Coach, was found dead in his car late Tuesday night.
Police in Detroit are looking for a person of interest following a murder at a motel.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the killing of a Checker Cab driver on Detroit’s east side Saturday morning.
Police say the two were in a heated confrontation when the 46-year-old man fired a shot at his 27-year-old step-sister.
Police in Detroit say they are looking for the driver of a car that hit and killed an 11-year-old boy on the city’s eastside.
The residents of one Detroit neighborhood fear they may have a firebug on the loose after another west side abandoned home goes up in flames Saturday morning.