Jeralean Talley is seen at her Inkster home on her 115th birthday. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

Just Another Birthday For Inkster Woman — Her 116th

The Gerontology Research Group considers Jeralean Talley to be the oldest person in the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2015

Lucky Hurst (left) and Eric Stephens (right)

2 Arraigned After ‘Gun Battle’ In Inkster

Two men have been arraigned in connection with a homicide in Inkster where a man was killed in a “gun battle” on May 13.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

Evidence markers are scattered across the street near where a man was found fatally shot in Inkster. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

3 Suspects In Custody After Man Killed In ‘Gun Battle’ On Inkster Street

Police say two juveniles and one adult were taken into custody shortly after the victim was found dead.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2015

William Melendez (credit: Michigan State Police)

Fired Inkster Cop Charged In Traffic Stop Beating Appears In Court

A probable cause hearing was held for a former police officer charged in the beating of a black motorist following a traffic stop in Inkster.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2015


Community Wants Other Officers Punished Over Traffic Stop Beating In Inkster

Residents in Inkster are calling for the disciplining or dismissal of any officer who was present during the beating and arrest of a motorist early this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2015

(photo: Michigan State Police)

Man Shot In Inkster Gas Station Parking Lot During Armed Robbery

Police are investigation an armed robbery that left one victim shot in Inkster on Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2015

Booking photos for William Melendez. (credit: Michigan State Police)

Bond Set At $25K For Inkster Cop Charged In Beating Of Man During Traffic Stop

Officer William Melendez was arraigned Tuesday and taken to the Wayne County Jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2015

Floyd Dent, third from left, speaking to reporters alongside his legal team. (credit: Russ McNamara/WWJ)

Inkster Police Officer Charged With Misconduct, Assault In Traffic Stop Beating

A fired Inkster police officer is facing felony charges after video of Floyd Dent’s violent arrest went viral.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2015

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell) File

Inkster Police Fire Officer Caught On Video Beating Man During Traffic Stop

Officials in Inkster have fired a white police officer who was videotaped beating a black motorist during a traffic stop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2015

Floyd Dent talks about the incident captured on a police dash-cam video. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Inkster Officer Suspended For Involvement In Beating Of Man During Traffic Stop

William Melendez has been suspended for five days — with termination possible — for allegedly beating Floyd Dent on Jan. 28. Dent was seen in a dash-cam video being kicked and punched more than a dozen times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2015