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41-Year Prison Sentence Set Aside In Detroit Firefighter’s Death

Mario Willis was accused of paying a handyman $20 to burn down an abandoned house in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2015

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Former Detroit Firefighter Gets 3-17 Years In DJ’s 2012 Shooting Death

A former Detroit firefighter has been sentenced to jail in the fatal shooting of a disc jockey in December 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2015

Detroit Firefighter Faces Trial In DJ’s Shooting Death

Prosecutors say the Detroit firefighter visited the same bar to threaten the man at least twice before the deadly shooting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2014

Detroit Firefighter Charged In Fatal Bar Fight Shooting

A Detroit firefighter has been charged with second degree murder in connection with a shooting at a local bar.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2014

Mario Willis, far left, was sentenced to 41 years in prison. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Man Sentenced A 2nd Time In Death Of Detroit Firefighter

A judge has again sentenced a convicted arsonist to at least 41 years in prison for a fire that killed a Detroit firefighter in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

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Detroit Firefighter Hurt In Blaze Likely Started By Molotov Cocktail

Authorities say a Detroit firefighter was hurt while extinguishing a fire on the city’s east side that was likely started by a molotov cocktail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2013

Detroit Firefighter Hospitalized After Falling Through Floor

A firefighter was taken to the hospital after falling through the floor of a burning home on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2013

New Hearing Ordered In Detroit Fireman’s Death

The Michigan appeals court has ordered a new hearing to determine the prison sentence for a man whose fire killed a Detroit firefighter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

Detroit, Dallas Firefighters Wager Over ALCS

When the Detroit Tigers take on the Texas Rangers, some Detroit Firefighters will be putting down an interesting wager with their counterparts in Dallas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2011

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing with Officer William Booker-Riggs, one of the first officers to move into the city under Bing's "Project 14." (WWJ Photo / Vickie Thomas)

Interest Growing In Detroit’s “Project 14”

Project 14, designed to entice more Detroit Police officers to live in the city, celebrated its first success story on Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011