CRIME & SAFETY
Nassar survivors accuse MSU trustees of perjury in lawsuit
A lawsuit seeking documents from Michigan State University over its handling of sex abuse by former sports doctor Larry Nassar claims university officials signed “deceitful, manipulative, and false” affidavits related to their disclosure decisions. On Monday, attorneys for Parents of Sisters Survivors Engage (POSSE) submitted new email evidence...
Eaton County Sheriff’s finding new ways to recruit members
CHARLOTTE, Mich. (WILX) - “Anytime someone calls 911. Typically it’s going to be for police, fire or EMS,” said Josh Ivey. “They have to be able to call somebody to help them and that’s what we do.”. Eaton County Sergeant Josh Ivey says a full...
Home invasion results in pair of arrests in East Lansing
EAST LANSING — Two people, one a juvenile, were arrested Tuesday night in East Lansing in connection with a home invasion and armed robbery, East Lansing Police said. Police were dispatched to a home on Center Street about 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, ELPD said in a press release. A pair of suspects had fled the scene and ELPD officers set up a perimeter to conduct a search in the area. Officers were assisted by Meridian Township Police, the Michigan State University public safety officers, Michigan State Police and Eaton County Sheriff’s Office deputies.
16-year-old recovering in hospital after shooting
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A Lansing teenager is expected to be okay after being shot early Sunday morning. Lansing Police responded to the 1200 Block of Mary Avenue in Lansing for a shooting just before 2 A.M. A 16-year old Lansing boy was taken to the hospital by the Lansing...
Nessel launches website to warn against holiday scams
Nessel launches website to warn against holiday scams https://www.wlns.com/news/nessel-launches-website-to-warn-against-holiday-scams.
Friday crash closed busy road on busy shopping day in Lansing
A portion of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in South Lansing is closed down by law enforcement at this hour.
Lansing man facing 13 felonies for shooting at police
Dustin Sweet, 24 of Lansing, is in the Isabella County Jail after a November 13 incident that turned into a police chase that led from Clare into Rosebush at 3:43 pm Monday and ended with the apprehension of a 24-year-old man, identified as Sweet, wielding a handgun and shooting at an officer and his vehicle.
Woman stabbed, man arrested in Delta Township
DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WILX) - A woman was stabbed at an apartment complex, leading to the arrest of a suspect. At 7:45 a.m. on Sunday, Eaton County Deputies were sent out to reports of a stabbing at an apartment in Delta Township. When officials arrived, they found a woman with injuries to her neck. She was given first aid on the scene and was taken to the hospital.
Lansing police identify 2 men killed in shooting at apartment complex
LANSING, MI – Police have identified two people killed in a shooting at Lansing apartment. WILX-TV in Lansing reports Casharie Lamb, 20, and Angelo Morrow, 30, were killed in an “isolated incident” in the 3900 block of Hartford Road at 5 p.m. on Nov. 20. Both men...
Mutiple crews respond to Lansing crash
Update (12:03 AM, Nov. 24) – Lansing Police say they were called to respond to a single vehicle rollover near east Edgewood Blvd at 10:30 PM Thursday night. Police say a black SUV was involved in the crash. Three people were taken to the hospital for minor injuries. Police believe speed and alcohol were factors […]
'Caregivers have a responsibility': Nursing home employee arrested after 82-year-old woman freezes to death
An employee at an assisted living facility in Michigan has been arrested after an 82-year-old resident under her care walked outside during a blizzard and died last year, the Attorney General's Office said. The post ‘Caregivers have a responsibility’: Nursing home employee arrested after 82-year-old woman freezes to death first appeared on Law & Crime.
Where 61 new Michigan State Police troopers will soon be on patrol
LANSING, MI – More than 60 new Michigan State Police troopers will soon be on patrol across the state. Col. James F. Grady II, director of the Michigan State Police, administered the Oath of Office to the 61 individuals during a ceremony in East Lansing this week. The graduates from the 144th Trooper Recruit School will report to their assigned posts next week.
Three women sought for home invasion
This week on Crime Stoppers -- do you know any of these three women? Each are wanted on home invasion charges out Lansing.
Two hospitalized after a multi-vehicle crash in Lansing
LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Lansing police told 6 News a three-vehicle crash happened just after 4 a.m. Friday in Lansing. Lansing Police Sergeant Hannah Robeson said it happened near the corner of North Martin Luther King Blvd. and Oakland Avenue. Robeson said two people were taken to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries. The Lansing […]
New details into the death of 2 year old King, one federally charged
New details about the death of 2 year old King. The toddler shot and killed himself in Lansing late last month. Now the man who authorities say is responsible is being federally charged.
Michigan man charged after 2-year-old fatally shoots self with gun found in SUV
A 44-year-old Michigan man has been charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of a 2-year-old boy who died after accidentally shooting himself with a gun he found in an SUV.
Man dies after multi-vehicle crash in Olive Township
OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) - A 33-year-old St. Johns man died after a crash on Nov. 22.The multiple-vehicle crash happened around 5 p.m. on Business-127 near Chadwick Road in Olive Township, according to the Clinton County Sheriff's Office. A southbound pickup truck driven by a 51-year-old male from Dewitt was rear-ended by a southbound SUV driven by the 33-year-old St. Johns area man, deputies said. The SUV crossed over into the northbound lanes and hit two northbound vehicles, the investigation shows. A pickup truck was driven by a 22-year-old woman from the Laingsburg area and the other SUV was driven by a 45-year-old woman from the St. Johns area. Two passengers from the pickup truck that was initially reared and two passengers from the northbound SUV were taken to Sparrow Hospital. Two occupants of the northbound pickup truck were treated at the scene. The 33-year-old St. Johns area man in the SUV was pronounced dead at the scene, according to deputies.The crash is under investigation.
Father of man killed at Waverly Park Apartments demand change
Dequan Townsend is emotional, after losing his 20-year-old son Casharie Lamb to gun violence. “I’m over the gun violence,” Townsend said “I am tired of the gun violence, it’s unnecessary.”
WATCH: Lansing Police investigate report of shots fired on N High Street
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Lansing Police is investigating a report of shots fired on N High Street on Tuesday. Police responded to the report at the 1700 block of N High Street in Lansing on Nov. 21 at around 1:15 p.m. Officials said there were no injuries. News 10 received...
St. Johns man dies in crash on Business 127 in Clinton County
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A 33-year-old man is dead after a crash in Olive Twp, police told News 10. On Wednesday, Nov. 22m at around 5:00 p.m., deputies with the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office were sent to the area of Business 127 near Chadwick Rd. According to deputies, a...