Kcajun Juromill Burton

Search Continues For Escaped Prisoner

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Department is still searching for an inmate who escaped from a transport van on Detroit’s west side Thursday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

The backs of Ford Freestar minivans are seen at Golf Mill Ford January 23, 2006 in Niles, Illinois. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Ford Recalls 450,426 Minivans And SUVs

Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday that it’s recalling nearly half a million minivans and SUVs because of a pair of mechanical issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

A Lion at the Detroit Zoo. (WWJ Photo/Chrystal Knight)

Zoo Director: Keeping Exotic Animals Not Uncommon

Following the escape of 48 exotic animals in Ohio, WWJ spoke with Detroit Zoo Director Ron Kagan, who said they’re finding more and more cases of lions, tigers and bears living in non-standard habitats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

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Susan LeFevre Shares Story On Oprah

A Michigan woman who escaped from prison in the 70’s and started a completely new life in California appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Thursday, to tell her story.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2011

Man Flees St. Clair Courthouse After Sentencing

Police are looking for a man who bolted from the St. Clair County courthouse after being sentenced on a domestic violence charge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2011


Escaped Rape Convict Back In Custody

Police have re-arrested a rapist and attempted murder convict who escaped from Wayne County sheriff’s deputies during a hospital appointment in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2011


Search On For Escaped Inmate

Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies are on the hunt for a jail inmate who they say escaped during a doctor’s appointment at Harper Hospital in Detroit

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2011

Esters, Demario M.-escaped prisoner

Detroit Police Search For Escapee

Detroit police say 18-year old Demario Michael Esters was arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend on the city’s westside, but escaped from a hospital after complaining of medical issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2010

One Of Two Escaped Inmates Captured In Wyoming

Authorities say they have captured one of the two convicts who escaped from an Arizona prison in Wyoming.


Inmate Charged With Carjacking In Escape Attempt

An inmate at a prison in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has been charged with carjacking and assault with intent to rob while armed following an escape attempt.