lenawee county

David Stone (Courtesy: U.S. Marshals Service)

Militia Leader Spoke Of Killing Police, Family

In a conversation secretly recorded by an informant, the leader of a Michigan militia said he would kill police officers and their family members in an attempt to start an insurrection against the U.S. government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2012

Militia Trial Defendants Denied Free Hotel Rooms

A judge has denied a request by three people charged with trying to stir rebellion against the U.S. government to have taxpayer-funded lodging during trial.



Jury Selection Underway For Hutaree Militia Trial

Prospective jurors have been called to federal court in Detroit to fill out questionnaires in the trial of seven people charged with trying to stir rebellion against the government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

John Skelton (booking photo)

Father Of Missing Skelton Boys Faces Sentencing

A man who maintains his three young sons, who have been missing since Thanksgiving, are still alive faces a sentencing hearing Thursday after pleading no contest in July to a charge of unlawful imprisonment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

Two Lenawee Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Injured In Crash

Authorities say two Lenawee County sheriff’s deputies were injured when motorcycles they were riding collided while doing traffic enforcement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011

Feds Take Over Drug Case After Big Bust In Lenawee

Federal authorities have filed charges and taken over the case of thousands of marijuana plants discovered in Lenawee County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011

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Police Seize 7K Marijuana Plants From Couple In Their 60s

Authorities say they’ve seized about 7,000 marijuana plants worth an estimated $7 million from a property in Lenawee County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

John Skelton Facing More Charges

The Lenawee County Prosecutor’s Office has added three charges each of kidnapping and unlawful imprisonment against the 39-year-old father of three missing Morenci boys.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2011

New Charges Against Missing Brothers’ Dad

Lenawee County prosecutors are bringing additional criminal charges against the father of three brothers missing since last Thanksgiving Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2011

John Skelton Claims Foster Family Has His 3 Missing Boys

Skelton claims he met the couple at a truck stop in Niles, Michigan in September.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2011