#West Michigan

Saline, MIthesalinepost.com

SALINE POLICE REPORTS: Police Make Drunk Driving Arrest, Investigate Domestic Dispute

Saline Police arrested a man suspected of drunk driving shortly before 11 p.m., July 23. An officer was westbound on Michigan Avenue when he spotted an eastbound vehicle speeding. Radar clocked the vehicle at 79 miles per hour. The officer u-turned and then watched the vehicle nearly hit the curb as it made a wide turn on to Austin Road. The officer stopped the vehicle and, suspecting the driver was drunk, performed field sobriety tests and had him take a breath test. The man, who said he was driving friends home from Ann Arbor, was arrested and taken to the Saline Area Fire Department for a blood test. Other officers stayed behind to watch the passengers until they were picked up by a parent who took them home. A 2008 Saturn Aura was towed by No Bull Towing. The man was released after when sober.
Kalamazoo, MIWWMT

Kalamazoo teen in stable condition after being shot Tuesday

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A 16-year-old Kalamazoo resident was in stable condition Wednesday, July 28, 2021 after arriving at the hospital with a gunshot wound Tuesday. Officers with the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety said callers reported a second incident of gunshots, but police didn't find any other victims. West Michigan...
Duluth, MNcbs3duluth.com

Foundational ideas for new Lincoln Park entrance laid out

DULUTH, MN -- An ecological group is putting the building blocks in place for a new entrance into Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood. They're hoping to create the new space near the recently installed solar panels near West Michigan Street and Superior Street. The goal is to feature murals and build...
Michigan StateFox17

Consumers Energy offers safety tips ahead of severe weather in West Michigan

(WXMI) — Consumers Energy is offering preparation tips ahead of potentially severe weather across West Michigan, which is predicted to occur late Wednesday night into Thursday morning. The energy service provider encourages residents to charge electronic devices beforehand, including emergency batteries or charging stations. Having an emergency kit is also...
Muskegon, MIWWMT

West Michigan highway shooting launches homicide investigation

MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. — Muskegon Township Police launched a homicide investigation after a shooting on US-31 in the Muskegon River flats Wednesday. According to police, a 22-year-old driver who was shot, drove off roadway, and later died at a hospital. Witnesses told police they heard gun shots as a gray...
Battle Creek, MIWWMT

Shooting at Battle Creek apartment complex leaves one person dead

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Battle Creek police are investigating an early morning shooting at the Arbors of Battle Creek apartments, off Capital Avenue Southwest, south of Beckley Road. Police responded to the apartment complex around 5:24 a.m. Wednesday, July 28, 2021 and found two people had been shot. West Michigan...