Good Samaritan

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Store Owner Comes To The Aid Of Woman After She’s Attacked

Hussein Charara says he moved quickly to call police when a woman showed up screaming and banging on the front door of his furniture store on Warren near Greenfield last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2014

Ken Harris, in the gray hat, and others rescue two women from an overturned Jeep. (Photo courtesy of Ken Harris)

Good Samaritans Rescue Women Trapped In Overturned Jeep

“This is a proud moment in the city of Detroit when you see that people care for the lives of others.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2014


$43,000 In Cash Found In Coat Donated To Goodwill

It was quite a surprise for a worker at the Goodwill store in Monroe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

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Good Samaritan Dies Months After He Was Shot Chasing Muggers

A 61-year-old man who rushed to the aid of two robbery victims has died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

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Man Who Tried To Stop Mugging Near Ren Cen Taken Off Life Support

Family members say they have taken a man off life support who had been critically wounded while trying to help robbery victims in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

BP gas station at Jefferson and Montclair. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Carjacking Victim: Need To “Create Opportunities So People Don’t Feel So Desperate”

Sharlonda Buckman was at the BP gas station at Jefferson and Montclair when a man approached her with a gun forcing from her car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2013

(Surveillance image provided by police)

Tips Sought In Shooting Of Good Samaritan

Whoever shot a Good Samaritan near the Renaissance Center is still on the loose.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2013

Detroit police want to question the man with the lightsaber after a Good Samaritan shooting near the Renaissance Center earlier this month. (DPD)

Could A ‘Lightsaber’ Hold Clue To Detroit Murder?

In the absence of new leads, Detroit police hope some photos taken from newly discovered surveillance footage will help solve two recent shootings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

Prashanth Senthil (credit: DMC)

Good Samaritan Doctor Steps In At Accident Scene

The second year DMC resident immediately sprung into action when he came upon the scene of a 3-car crash on Jefferson Ave.


U.S. Coast Guard (File)

Good Samaritan Still Missing After Attempt To Rescue Boy In Water

Coast guard officials have also begun a secondary search where they are combing the water’s edge for any information that could help them find the missing boater.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013