Highland Park

James Gist (Photo: Macomb County Sheriff's Office)

Prosecutor: Man Held 4 Kids Captive, Used Baby As Shield In Standoff

James Gist faces kidnapping, unlawful imprisonment, first degree home invasion and gun charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2015

Ramirez Dewberry, right, makes a brief court appearance. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Man Gets 25-40 Years In Prison For Raping 11-Year-Old Girl On Walk To School

The girl testified earlier this year that she was grabbed from behind and taken to a vacant house, and a gun was put to her mouth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2015

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Pig Found In Feces-Filled Highland Park Basement Days After Similar Rescue In Detroit

The male pig weighing between 200 and 300 pounds was found in a building in about a foot of his own excrement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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Detroit Reverend Targets Highland Park Mayor Over Water Issue, Court Judgement

The Detroit reverend called to task the Highland Park mayor over a $20 million court judgment against the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

Mark Hackel. 
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Hackel Upset With Snub From Reported Highland Park Water Meeting

Judge Sean Cox has reportedly arranged the closed-door meeting to discuss the option of potentially dissolving the city of Highland Park, but apparently did not invite Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

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Legal Dispute Leads To Bench Warrant For Michigan Lawmaker

“We had no idea that these proceedings were going on,” said a lawyer for Sen. Bert Johnson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Reports: Highland Park Man Fatally Shot On Porch While Kids Inside Home

A Highland Park man was reportedly shot and killed on his porch — while his children and girlfriend were just feet away inside his home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2015

Water bill. FILE (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Highland Park Residents Upset Over Proposal Which Could Add Thousands To Water Bills

A heated meeting in Highland Park city council chambers Thursday evening centering around water bills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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Man Faces Trial In Fatal Shooting Of Off-Duty Police Officer

Authorities say the former U.S. Army Ranger was shot multiple times after telling a man to leave the bar.

CBS Detroit–03/02/2015

An officer was shot in the leg during a police raid at this home in Highland Park. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

2 Arrested In Shooting Of Highland Park Police Officer During Raid

Two people are in custody in connection with the shooting of a police sergeant during a raid on a home in the Detroit enclave of Highland Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2015