About a dozen FBI agents were searching through the grass along I-275 Thursday in Farmington Hills, reportedly for evidence that could be connected to the case of a sex offender accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl.
Family members say the girl had developed an infatuation with the older man and planned to marry him.
A convicted sex offender who sued a metro Detroit college over his dismissal settled the case for $36,000.
Parts of Michigan’s sex offender registry law are unconstitutional, including a requirement that offenders stay at least 1,000 feet from schools, a federal judge has ruled.
A neighbor, who didn’t want to be named, said officers remained at the home on Marquette Street in Goodells for hours.
A Detroit-area judge has twice reversed a decision by the state’s parole board to release a convicted sex offender after serving his 9-year minimum prison sentence.
Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith says DNA has connected convicted sex offender Michael Loftis to the crime.
Police say a 45-year-old self-proclaimed “homeless” man who also happens to be a sex offender was arrested after several women complained about him following them through a local Michael’s store.
Fifty-one-year-old Anthony Wayne Dolson pleaded guilty in Port Huron in 1993 to several counts of criminal sexual conduct with a child under 13.
An 18-year-old Michigan man has been sentenced to 51 years in prison after pleading guilty to murdering an Elkhart man.