A longtime Michigan pediatrician faces up to two years in prison after he pleaded no contest to a felony charge of surveilling an unclothed person. The person in question is the doctor's 12-year-old neighbor, who had been his patient since she was born.
A 17-year-old was arrested earlier this week in connection with a shooting at a roller rink in Waterford Township, Michigan. The boy, a resident of Pontiac, Michigan, was arrested after a caller tipped off police to his whereabouts. Police found him, a passenger, in a car his mother was driving.
On September 4, 2011, on the eastbound lane of Interstate 96, in Leroy Township, a Michigan State Trooper was struck by a passing vehicle while returning to his patrol vehicle after a traffic stop.
A registered sex offender was arraigned this week on charges that he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old boy who had been classified as a runaway. The 52-year-old from Lansing, Michigan, is being held on a $500,000 bond at the Ingham County Jail as a result of the alleged sex crimes. Authorities allege the assaults occurred as early as June, when the boy was 12 years old.
A 63-year-old former bookkeeper at St. Theodore Parish in Westland, Michigan, was arraigned last month on charges of embezzlement of church funds. The woman had worked at the parish for 25 years and held various business-related positions in her time at the church, including parish administrator and business manager.