Detroit men arrested for fraudulent vehicle purchase at Feldman Chevrolet

(WWJ) -- Two young men from Detroit are in police custody after attempting to fraudulently buy a Dodge Durango from a metro Detroit car dealership. The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were dispatched to Feldman Chevrolet in Lyon Township on Tuesday for a follow-up to a larceny report from late June.

Argument over spilled beer leads to shooting outside Pontiac bar

PONTIAC, Mich. – An argument over spilled beer led to a shooting overnight outside a bar in Pontiac, officials said. The incident happened at 2:14 a.m. Thursday (July 29) at the Gridiron Bar and Grille on East Moncalm Street, according to authorities. An employee at the bar told deputies that...

Woman sets car on fire trying to kill bed bugs in Pontiac

PONTIAC, Mich. (FOX 2) - The Oakland County Sheriff's Office said a woman set her car on fire after she discovered bed bugs inside the vehicle and tried to kill them by setting them on fire. Deputies were called to the care fire on Perry Street in Pontiac around 1:40...
Pontiac, MIDetroit Free Press

Woman suffers second-degree burns after setting bedbug-infested car ablaze

A 31-year-old woman from Pontiac was hospitalized with second-degree burns on Tuesday after attempting to exterminate bedbugs in her car. Oakland County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched at around 1:39 p.m. Tuesday to the 1200 block of Perry Street in Pontiac to assist Waterford Regional Fire Department with a vehicle fire.
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Body found near home of missing 79-year-old man

Police found the body of an unknown person near the home of a 79-year-old man who has been missing since July 19. On July 28, a state trooper and his K9 were near the home of Joseph Mindelli. At 1:38 p.m., the Dryden Township Police Department was told the body of an unknown person was found in the water of a small lake less than a mile from Mindelli’s home.
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Video: Man punched at Mount Clemens gas station, sheriff seeks suspect

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. – The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information in an assault that occurred at a Mount Clemens gas station on July 23. According to authorities, the victim was making a purchase at about 2:30 a.m. when he asked the suspect to give him space and stated he was standing too close. The suspect, who was in line behind the victim, punched the victim in the head before fleeing in a silver sedan.
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Man arraigned in woman's homicide in Sterling Heights

A 44-year-old man arrested following the discovery of a woman's body in a Sterling Heights home over the weekend was arraigned on murder and related charges Thursday. Jason John Ross was arraigned on first-degree felony murder, unlawful imprisonment and unlawfully driving away with a vehicle in 41-A District Court in Sterling Heights. He was not given bond.

One Adult and Three Teens Suspected in Pontiac Drive-by Shooting

PONTIAC, MI – On Wednesday July 28th, 2021, at about 10:22 p.m., Oakland County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 50 block of Center Street on the report of a residence that had been shot at several times during a drive-by shooting. The complainant stated that the responsible vehicle was a...