A metro Detroit soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to the neck appeared in court for an arraignment Thursday.
A Dearborn man has been charged with second degree murder in the death of an adult-league soccer referee.
John Bieniewicz died of blunt force trauma to the neck, said Mary Mazur, a spokeswoman for the Wayne County medical examiner’s office.
Now that the U.S. has been knocked out of the World Cup, Americans need a new reason to drink.
Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.
Listen to the 911 call…
The loss was devastating, but the road ahead looks so much brighter than just two weeks ago.
A hospital and a longtime friend say a man who was punched while refereeing an adult-league soccer match has died.
A Detroit-area soccer player faces a felony assault charge for allegedly punching a referee during an adult-league match, critically injuring the ref.
“You have one straight path and that’s what you want to think — go straight, don’t think of the breaks, don’t think of anything.”