Authorities in are hailing the success of a recent sweep to take dangerous criminals off the streets or Monroe County.
The man allegedly ambushed his 68-year-old grandmother after luring her into the bathroom.
Grim new statistics have been released on the heroin problem plaguing the nation.
The River Raisin at Dundee was 1.5 feet over flood stage on Wednesday morning.
Amy Valentine, whose yard backs up to the river, said this is the worst she’s seen.
Police say the 19-year-old was riding his bike in the westbound lanes when he was struck from behind by a pick-up truck.
Nine beaches were originally closed and they’ve reopened all but Addison Oaks County Park in Leonard and Mercer Beach Park in Walled Lake.
Earlier this month, the department advised against swimming at the beaches due to high E. coli bacteria levels.
A “no swimming” alert has been posted for four public beaches along Lake Erie due to E. coli concerns.
Federal regulators have approved DTE Energy’s proposal for a new nuclear power plant in Monroe County.