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    National Coffee Day: Free & discounted caffeine fixes!

    September 29 is recognized as National Coffee Day, and that means customers have the opportunity to score some free or discounted caffeine. Here is where you can find some of the deals available on Thursday. Krispy Kreme — Free small coffee and free original glazed doughnut. Dunkin’ Donuts — Medium coffee for $0.66 to celebrate 66 years of business Biggby — Free extra shot, whip cream, added flavor, or Zip Be sure to ask your favorite local hot spots if […]

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    Man expected to survive after being shot in back

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot in the back early Monday morning in Grand Rapids. It happened at around 1:35 a.m. in the area of Eastern and Bates SE.  Police say that the man appears to have been confronted by four people after leaving Fannie’s Party Store.  They say the man was first hit by some object before being shot. No description of the suspects was available, except that they were […]

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    Police: Man broke into home, took woman captive and held her against her will

    PAW PAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Michigan State Police Troopers say a man is facing multiple felony charges, after he allegedly took a woman captive, took her to another residence, and held her against her will. According to MSP, the 22-year-old suspect broke into a home on 47th Avenue in Paw Paw Township at approximately 3:00 a.m. on Sunday. He physically took a woman — whom he knows, but their relationship is not clear at this time — and transported her […]

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    Dad charged with killing 4 kids and torturing wife worked at airport, had TSA clearance

    DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. — A man charged with killing his two children and two stepchildren in Dearborn Heights earlier this week appeared in court on Thursday, as more information about him is seemingly coming to light. Gregory V. Green is charged with torturing his wife, by tying her up, cutting her face and shooting her in the foot, before fatally shooting her two teenage children in front of her. He is accused of then killing his two daughters, ages and […]

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    Counterfeit money being passed around Battle Creek area

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Police in Battle Creek are urging businesses to be on the lookout for fake money being circulated around the area. Over the past several weeks, police have received numerous complaints about counterfeit $100 bills being passed around, and are clearly marked ‘for motion picture use only.’ Police are also noticing an increase in fake $20 and $1 bills. Those kinds of fake bills are readily available on sites like eBay to be used as props instead […]

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    Father/stepfather kills 4 children, critically injures biological mother, police say

    DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. — Police in Dearborn Heights are investigating a reported quadruple homicide, in which a man is accused of killing two of his own kids, two of his stepchildren, and critically injuring their biological mother. According to WXYZ in Detroit, the horrific investigation began unfolding at approximately 1:20 a.m. A man had called to report he had just murdered his entire family. When police arrived, he was still there, and is now in custody. Upon further investigation, police […]

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    Officers use ladder to rescue two from apartment fire in Kalamazoo

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Officers with Kalamazoo Public Safety were able to rescue two residents from an apartment fire late Tuesday night. The fire broke out at an apartment above Jack’s Party Store on E. Stockbridge.  When officers arrived, they saw heavy smoke coming from one of the apartment windows, and a resident was screaming for help. The officers were able to grab a ladder and get that person to safety. When they went back up to clear the building, they […]

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    Police pursuit of stolen vehicle ends with suspect crashing into large stack of bushel crates

    HART, Mich. — A man accused of leading police in Oceana County on a high-speed pursuit is recovering in the hospital, after police say he crashed a stolen vehicle while under the influence early Tuesday morning. Shortly after 2:00 a.m., dispatchers were notified that a blue Dodge Caravan was stolen from the village of Shelby, and alerted officers to be on the lookout for it. Within ten minutes, a patrolman from Hart saw the stolen vehicle on Polk Road. The […]

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    One injured in Grand Rapids shooting

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The victim of a shooting is expected to survive, as police in Grand Rapids try to find whomever pulled the trigger. The shooting happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. on Kalamazoo Ave. near Franklin St. SE. It is not clear what led up to the shots being fired, but police say a male victim was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Witnesses gave differing accounts of what may have occurred, making it difficult for police […]