A Westland man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in the July 2010 death of a Taylor police officer.
Tyress Mathews of Westland has been found guilty of first degree pre-meditated murder in the 2010 death of a Taylor Police officer.
Tyress Mathews allegedly shot and killed 31-year-old Corporal Matt Edwards when the policeman responded to a home invasion call in July of 2010.
As thousands gather in Washington D.C. for National Police Week 2011, they will be paying special tribute to the 316 law enforcement heroes, including 7 from Michigan.
A fundraiser is being held today to help the family of Taylor Police Officer Matthew Edwards, who was killed in the line of duty.
Hundreds showed up for private funeral services for Taylor Police officer Matthew Edwards — the first ever Taylor police officer killed in the line of duty.
A second day of visitation Wednesday for Taylor police officer Matthew Edwards, who was shot and killed last Friday while investigating an apparent domestic dispute.
Final funeral arrangements have been announced for Taylor police officer Matthew Edwards, who was shot and killed Friday while investigating an apparent domestic dispute.