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A man who struck a boy with his pickup truck was beaten by a crowd near this corner gas station, police said. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

White Man Beaten By Mob In Detroit After Hitting Boy With Truck: Was It A Hate Crime?

Was a brutal mob attack that left a 54-year-old man clinging to life racially charged?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

Gay Woman Says She Was Attacked In The Street After Her Same-Sex Marriage Was Publicized

Washtenaw County Sheriff’s officials are searching for three suspects in an alleged hate crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014


Detroit Man Gets Jail Time For Anti-Gay Assault

A 26-year-old man who admitted to assaulting another man at a Detroit gas station because he believed the victim was gay has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2013

Delmon Young #21 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait on February 28, 2012. (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

MLB Star Delmon Young Pleads Guilty To Harassment In NY

Detroit Tigers star Delmon Young has pleaded guilty to aggravated harassment for shouting an anti-Semitic slur and tackling a man to the ground outside a Manhattan hotel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

Hate Charge In Beating Of Black Man In Bay City

A white Bay City man has been charged with committing a hate crime, accused of the racially motivated beating of a black man.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2012

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Report: MSU Student Hurt At Party Was Harassing Women

The man who delivered the punch said Tennen was “walking around to many girls at the party, rubbing up against them with his hands and asking them to hook up and kiss him,” according to a police report released Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2012

Prosecutor: No Charges In Alleged Hate Crime Attack Of MSU Student

A prosecutor says no charges will be brought following an investigation into an assault on a Michigan State University student who claimed he was punched and had his jaw broken after revealing he’s Jewish.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

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Police Complete Probe Of MSU Student Assault

Police say they have completed their investigation into an assault on a Michigan State University student who claimed he had his jaw broken and mouth stapled after revealing he’s Jewish.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

Police: MSU Student Attack Not Likely Hate Crime

A suspect has been identified in the attack of a Michigan State University student, but police are questioning if a hate crime actually took place.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

MSU Student Knocked Unconscious, Mouth Stapled Shut In Alleged Hate Crime

A Michigan State University student is recovering after he was beaten up and had his mouth stapled shut during what investigators are categorizing as a brutal hate crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2012