Authorities used the tracker to confirm Doyle Mims was in the area of Tuesday’s shooting when it occurred.
Ex-Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been put on a tether and confined to his residence over concerns about cash he received via wire transfer at an area Walmart last month.
More than a dozen deputies checked on felons in the tether program over the three-day period around Halloween.
Questions are being raised about why some convicted felons in Michigan are allowed to remain free on bond ahead of sentencing after several cases where they didn’t show up for their punishment.
A man convicted of attempted murder is on the run after cutting off his tether.