Thursday, May 16, 2013
Information for this crime brief was supplied by the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. Where arrests apply, they do not indicate convictions.
Two men were arrested Tuesday after one of them allegedly pointed a handgun at another driver during a road rage incident in Macomb Township, police said Thursday. At approximately 6:47 p.m., Macomb County Sheriff's deputies said they were called to the Hall and Hayes area after a motorist reported someone waved a handgun at him. They pulled over a 19-year-old Shelby Township man and his 20-year-old passenger from Virginia Beach, VA in the Hayes and 21 Mile area. When deputies approached the GMC Denali, they smelled marijuana. The men denied having a handgun, but when deputies searched the vehicle, they found a .40 caliber Smith and Wesson in the center console, the Sheriff's Office reports. The motorist who reported the incident told …
Monday, May 13, 2013
A St. Clair Shores driver who struck the pedestrian Sunday night stayed on the scene.
A 27-year-old Macomb Township man died Sunday night in a Clinton Township accident, police said Monday morning. Around 11 p.m., a pickup truck crashed into the Macomb pedestrian on Hall Road near Dalcoma. The pickup driver, a 53-year-old St. Clair Shores man, stayed on the scene while the Macomb man was rushed to the hospital, according to Clinton Township police. Police reported that alcohol or speed did not appear to be a factor and no charges were filed against the driver by Monday. Witnesses are asked to call Clinton Township police to help their investigation. It's unknown why the pedestrian was in the eastbound Hall Road lanes at the time of the accident, Clinton Township Police Capt. Joseph Mertes said. "We're hoping someone can …
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
You can catch the latest star of ABC's "The Bachelor" at Suburban Collection Showplace.
Will you accept this rose? Fans of ABC's The Bachelor will have the chance to meet latest bachelor Sean Lowe at the Michigan International Women's Show at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi on Friday, May 3 at 1 p.m. Lowe will tell the story of how he fell in love with Catherine, their plans for their upcoming wedding and his experiences on Dancing With The Stars. The bachelor will only be at the show on Friday, but other realty stars will also be making appearances throughout the weekend. On Saturday, Jessica Robertson from A&E’s reality series Duck Dynasty will answer questions about being married to the youngest Robertson son, Jep, and about her four children: Lily, Merritt, Priscilla, and River. Plus, Season 8 Food Network Star …
Monday, March 11, 2013
The 63-year-old man was arraigned Monday in 41A District Court in Shelby Township for his alleged involvement in the Macomb Township crime.
A charge against a Chesterfield Township man was reduced Monday from second-degree to fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct, according to police. Antonino Giannola, 63, was initially charged with the felony offense over the weekend, but the Macomb County Prosecutor's Office changed the charge to a misdemeanor after further reviewing the case. In this instance, second-degree CSC would have been merited if authorities considered Giannola to be in a position of authority over the 15-year-old girl who reported the attack, the Macomb County Sheriff's Office said. “The relationship between the two was not such that they determined him to be in a position of authority over the girl," Sheriff's Lt. John Michalke said of the decision made by the …
Macomb County Sheriff's Office reports the incident took place Friday at a business in the 21 Mile area.
A 63-year-old Chesterfield Township man is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage employee Friday inside his Macomb Township business, police said Monday. The man, who is scheduled for a formal arraignment Monday in 41A District Court in Shelby Township, faces a charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, according to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. The charge stems from an incident Friday at the man's business off 21 Mile in which a 15-year-old worker reported that he assaulted her while the two were alone. The suspect was lodged in Macomb County Jail in lieu of a $20,000 cash/surety interim bond over the weekend, the Sheriff's Office states. Check back with Patch for updates.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
See where to find local Mom 2 Mom sales in the Macomb County area and beyond.
Wednesday, March 6
As parents start packing away winter clothes, they may find affordable spring gear at local Mom 2 Mom sales. Here are some upcoming events in this area, according to Mom2MomList. Do you know of any additional Mom 2 Mom sales in town? Add them to our events' calendar or post them in the comments' section below.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Information in this crime blotter was supplied by Utica police. Where arrests are mentioned, they do not indicate convictions.
As a 44-year-old Macomb Township parishioner attended Mass at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Utica, someone stole his laptop from his unlocked car, police said. The theft took place the morning of Jan. 13 in the parking lot of the church at 44633 Utica Road. When the car owner returned to his vehicle about an hour later, he found his black canvas bag with identification inside and Toshiba laptop missing from the front passenger seat, police said. A 23-year-old Chicago woman resorted to violence upon learning her boyfriend wanted to split, according to a police report. The couple was at the Comfort Inn on Hall Road in Utica late Jan. 11 because they were in town for a wedding. Police responded to the hotel to find the pair yelling in the …
Monday, January 7, 2013
A local resident took her shot at Bachelor Sean Lowe's heart in the new season of the reality dating show airing Monday night.
UPDATED 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Ashley Palenkas of Macomb Township did not make the cut on the first episode of the new season of "The Bachelor" on Monday night. Her provocative dancing and obsession with "Fifty Shades of Grey" didn't seem to impress Sean Lowe during the first cocktail party and rose ceremony. Palenkas was also seen in the final clip of the show, waving around a tie, showing off a blurred tattoo and, finally, asking her mom not to be upset with her wild behavior. ---- A Macomb Township woman is seeking reality show romance on this season of "The Bachelor" premiering at 8 p.m. tonight on ABC. Ashley Palenkas is among 26 contestants vying for a chance of love with Dallas native Sean Lowe. Lowe was a finalist on last season's "The…
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
A Macomb Township man was taken to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries, according to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office.
A 20-year-old Macomb Township pedestrian suffered serious injuries after he was struck Wednesday by a vehicle near the Interstate 94 overpass in Harrison Township, police said. At approximately 1:38 a.m., a 21-year-old Mount Clemens woman reported to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office that she struck someone lying on Metro Parkway near the freeway overpass, according to the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. The driver of the 2003 Chevrolet Blazer was traveling westbound on Metro Parkway when she noticed something in the roadway. When she realized it was a person, she was unable to brake in time and hit the man, reporting the incident right after. It was not immediately clear why the pedestrian was lying on the road, the Sheriff's Office said…
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Check out a sampling of homes listed for $170,000 in New Baltimore, St. Clair Shores and Utica, as well as Chesterfield, Clinton, Macomb and Shelby townships.
House Hunt features single-family homes in the $170,000 price range this week. Check these listings to see what’s on the market near you.