An ex-convict has been charged with rape, torture and murder in the deaths of a couple at a Port Huron apartment complex.
A 42-year-old Pontiac man has been charged in the sexual assault and murder of a woman found floating in a lake last month.
Investigators are trying to determine if two earlier suspicious person complaints are connected to a sexual assault at a Rochester Hills apartment complex.
Rochester Hills police say a woman was sleeping on her sofa at her apartment on when she woke up to find a stranger standing over her.
Leaders at a Troy church say the person accused of sexually assaulting a child at its preschool is a volunteer who no longer works with the church.
“These are the types of incidents that tend to shock the conscience of the community,” said Troy Police Captain Robert Redmond.
“Twice women were violated, once by the rape and second by the justice was put in a box; put on a shelf. That’s going to end now,” said Attorney General Bill Schuette.
The girls said they were sexually assaulted by the same person – one in a school band room and the other in a school parking lot.
One of the women was pushing her baby in a stroller when she was attacked.
Police say 16-year-old Brandon Markes sexually assaulted a 15-year-old in Highland Township.