Independence Twp

Sheriff’s Deputy Kills Man Armed With Switchblade

The sheriff’s department says deputies got a call Sunday of an “unstable subject armed with a knife.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

Busted: Motorist Crashes Into Pot Growing Operation

Officials say the fire department and Consumers Energy went into the house to check the inner gas line and found an elaborate marijuana-growing operation in the basement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2012

6-Month-Old Dies In Apparent Accident While Sleeping

Oakland County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call Saturday at a home on Rendall Lane in Independence Township where they found the infant unresponsive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2012

2 In Hospital After Head-On Motorcycle Crash

Oakland County deputies are investigating the head-on collision of two motorcycle riders in Independence Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2011