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Dearborn Heights, MI
Trial begins for woman shot, killed on man's front porch
Investigators say she was intoxicated. She went to the front porch of Theodore Wafer's Dearborn Heights, Michigan home looking for help. Wafer told police he thought someone was trying to break into his home, he opened fire, and McBride was killed.
Jury selection due for Detroit man accused of killing black teen who was seeking help
The racially charged case has sparked protests in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, and comparisons to the 2012 shooting death of unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin. Defense attorneys told a preliminary investigation in November that Wafer, an airport ...
What Murdered Black Boys Mean for the Renisha McBride Trial
Ted Wafer’s defense team is already digging in. On November 2, 2013, 19-year-old McBride stumbled onto Wafer's porch in Dearborn Heights, Michigan at 2:30 a.m. after suffering a car accident a town or so away two hours earlier. It is not known where she ...
Forest City icon George Ledford dies Sunday
Funeral services are being jointly provided by the Washburn & Dorsey Funeral & Cremation Service of Bostic and The Padgett and King Mortuary of Forest City. An online guest registry is available at either funeral home at www.washburndorsey.com or ...
John E. Klement, Fort Atkinson
Gunderson East Funeral & Cremation Care in Monona is assisting the family. Dad, you competed until the very end and even took it into overtime. As you stated when you delivered the M.G. commencement address in 1988, “you’ve run a good race.”
Do You Have to Learn How to Get High?
For instance, around 2007 a police officer in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, stole marijuana from a drug arrest, baked it into brownies, and then consumed the brownies to get high for what he said was his very first time. He then called 911 because he thought ...