Lacino Hamilton, 19 at the time, was wrong fully convicted of murder and sentenced to 50 to 80 years behind bars in 1996.
The Detroit News reported Wednesday that Jeffery Morris, the suspect charged in the homicide of Susie Zhao, met Zhao at a Waterford Township motel the night before she was found dead, based on cellphone records, according to White Lake Police. Police said Morris is a transient sex offender.
The possible killing of a competitive poker player has police in Michigan asking what might have happened to her.
A Michigan man is facing murder charges in the death of his girlfriend after police say they found blood “all over the residence” where she had last been seen alive.
City Hall is mourning the loss of a beloved policy staffer with a promising future who was killed on Sunday. DeAndree Watson, a 30-year-old University of Michigan graduate, was found in his vehicle by Westland police at the Willow Creek Apartments on Fairwood just off Ford Road.
Kenyel Brown is in critical condition at a Detroit-area hospital
whispers apparently stem from the murder of 26-year-old Elizabeth Candice Nichole Laird, whose body was found in a dumpster outside an apartment building on the city’s east side on Wednesday. “There is false information circulating on social media that there is a serial killer at large in downtown Detroit, and that five to six female victims have been found in dumpsters prior to the May 15 homicide … and that Detroit Police have failed to communicate this information to the public,” police officials said on Facebook.
Detroit Police Chief James Craig told reporters at an impromptu afternoon news conference that minutes earlier detectives had taken the suspect, James Quill Cockerham, into custody in the death of 26-year-old Elizabeth Candice Nichole Laird. “I appreciate our friends in the media for really dispelling a horrible rumor that was circulating across the city that there was a serial killer and that he had dumped five bodies in dumpsters across the city,” Craig said.