William Melendez was fired by the Inkster police department after the incident in which Floyd Dent is seen on video being pulled from his car and repeatedly punched.
Several bystanders witnessed the shooting, including a pregnant woman who was in the victim’s vehicle.
A police officer suspended 15 days following the videotaped beating of a motorist during a traffic stop is suing the city of Inkster.
William Melendez, who is known by the nickname “Robocop,” faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.
“She was a very quite and concerned person. She truly loved her church family, and she loved her family, period.”
“Inkster residents may not be happy, but there’s not a lot they can do about it.”
The deal between Floyd Dent and the city of Inkster was finalized Thursday, as the cop charged in his beating was ordered to stand trial.
The Gerontology Research Group considers Jeralean Talley to be the oldest person in the world.
Two men have been arraigned in connection with a homicide in Inkster where a man was killed in a “gun battle” on May 13.
Police say two juveniles and one adult were taken into custody shortly after the victim was found dead.