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Les Gold poses for a photo with Dr. Jack Kevorkian's van. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Dr. Jack Kevorkian’s ‘Deathmobile’ Sold To Reality TV Paranormal Investigator

Zak Bagans plans to use the iconic vehicle for an upcoming project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2015

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Lincoln Park Pawn Shop Owner Found Shot To Death Inside Business

Authorities are investigating an apparent homicide after the owner of a popular Downriver pawn shop was found dead inside his business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2015

Les Gold poses for a photo with Dr. Jack Kevorkian's van. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Dr. Jack Kevorkian’s ‘Deathmobile’ On Layaway At Southfield Pawn Shop

One of Detroit’s most notorious vehicles sits parked in the back room at American Jewelry & Loan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014


Livonia Board Strikes Down New Pawn Shop

As residents in one Livonia neighborhood take a sigh of relief, one local business man is upset his proposal to run a pawn shop was turned down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

Motor City Pawn Brokers' next storefront could be a closed gym on Middlebelt in Livonia. But residents of Valley Wood Condominiums next door say they fear it will hurt their neighborhood. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Proposed Pawn Shop Draws Complaints From Livonia Residents

A pawn shop chain wants to expand to Livonia, but not everyone’s sold on the idea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2013

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Police: Armed Robber Killed At Hamtramck Pawn Shop

An alleged armed robber is dead following a shootout at the Detroit Pawn Shop on Joseph Campau.


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Jewelry Pawning Duo Charged With Home Invasion

Police in Oakland County say two men suspected of selling stolen jewelry to pawn shops are now facing charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

This image from a secuirty camera shows one of the suspects taking items from Mega Pawn Guns and More in Waterford. (Courtesy: Waterford Police Department)

Video Shows Burglars Stealing Guns From Waterford Pawn Shop

Police in Waterford are looking to identify a group of burglars who broke into a pawn store and made off with several long guns before fleeing the area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

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Woman Allegedly Offered Child For Sex Over Pawn Shop Bill

Police are investigating a report that a woman offered herself and her young daughter up for sex as payment at a downriver pawn shop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

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Is The Pawn Shop The New Spot For Holiday Shopping?

Doing your holiday shopping at the pawn shop? WWJ’s Sandra McNeill reports that’s not so odd anymore.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2011