Lapeer County

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11-Year-Old Michigan Girl Scares Off Burglar With Shotgun

The “very brave girl” was home alone and initially hid inside a bathroom closet Friday when the break-in occurred.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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Sheriff’s Deputies Save Michigan Teen In Suicide Attempt

The Lapeer County Sheriff’s Office is commending two deputies who saved a 16-year-old attempting to commit suicide.



Livonia Man Out Jogging Killed In Dog Attack

A metro Detroit man has died following an attack by two Cano Corso dogs as he jogged in a Lapeer County village.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2014

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Detroit-Area Real Estate Market: Inventory Down, Prices Up

It was the same old song for the Detroit area’s residential real estate market in February, according to new numbers from the Farmington Hills-based real estate information company Realcomp II Ltd.: The number of sales is down, but prices are up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2014

Man Killed In Off-Road Vehicle Crash

Authorities say a 52-year-old man was killed when the off-road vehicle he was riding overturned in Lapeer County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

Michigan Toddler Dies When TV Falls On Her

Another child apparently was opening up a dresser the TV was on when it fell over.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2013

Former Cop Who Left Gun In Grade School Bathroom Won’t Be Fired

Chatfield school administrators reviewed the incident and have decided the unnamed officer is a good fit for the position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

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Man Sentenced In 2006 Slaying Of 86-Year-Old Woman

A Michigan man convicted of felony murder and home invasion in the 2006 slaying of an 86-year-old Lapeer County woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013

Security Officer Leaves Gun Unattended At School

Officials say a security officer hired to help protect a Michigan charter school left a handgun unattended in a school bathroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013

More School Districts Cancel Class Due To Doomsday Talk, Potential Threats

School administrators in at least three Michigan counties decided to cancel classes Thursday and Friday because of talk surrounding the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and rumors connected to the Mayan calendar predicting the end of the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012