As Michigan drivers deal with a spike in gas prices, the state is warning gas stations against any attempt to take advantage of consumers by price gouging or price fixing.
Several bystanders witnessed the shooting, including a pregnant woman who was in the victim’s vehicle.
A witness tells WWJ two suspects in a car were hanging out at the Shell gas station at Harper and Cadieux for a long time before trying to rob a man of his Cadillac Escalade.
The vehicle has since been recovered but police are still searching for the suspect.
Ozone monitoring is back in place in southeastern Michigan as gasoline sales are changing to a special blend used during the summer.
Gas stations were checked and inspected for blight, loitering, narcotic activity and related violations, while warrant sweeps were conducted in surrounding communities.
The victim told police he was inside his car when one of the two suspects approached him.
A year has passed and authorities in Oakland County are still searching for the gunman who killed a 63-year-old gas station clerk.
The suspects left the station at S. Telegraph Rd. and Dunbar with some stolen money but not the wallet.
Authorities are investigating the possibility of arson in connection with the fire at the Marathon gas station.