Jimmy Aldaoud admitted taking tools from a Ferndale garage in 2012 but claimed it was a misdemeanor, not a felony.
The figures are higher than those from a survey conducted in September 2013 — rising from 47 percent to 50 percent. Four percent of the 600 people surveyed were undecided.
There are plenty of activities to get you in the holiday spirit all throughout Metro Detroit on Saturday.
The Hazel Park couple who challenged Michigan’s ban is planning to file an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Police were called Thursday to the Digital Learning Center on Allen Road.
Following an investigation involving several agencies, Deborah Wilson was caught with 21 Percocet tablets. Investigators say she stole the pills from residents at the Withington West Apartment complex.
Charges are pending against two people captured after a police chase from Ferndale into Highland Park.
Based on a review of department data over a 16-month period, the ACLU says African Americans made up approximately 60 percent of the motorists ticketed by Ferndale officers.
The ACLU says records indicate that black drivers are far more likely to be ticketed in Ferndale than white drivers.
The action makes available federal funding to those affected in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.