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Man dies after being tased by Gibraltar police officer

A man died from injuries sustained from police officer’s Taser during a domestic incident Thursday morning.

Officers responded to an assault in progress at a residence in the 29000 block of Jefferson in Gibraltar. An officer used a Taser on the suspect who appeared to be the aggressor, according to Michigan State Police which is handling the investigation.

The suspect collapsed and was taken to a nearby hospital where he died … click here for more details.

Mother reports 9-year-old missing, police say he was arrested

A Detroit mother calls police, panicked when her 9-year-old son doesn’t return home.

It turns out he wasn’t exactly missing, he was actually under arrest accused of committing a home invasion.

Stephanie Horton was in a state of panic Wednesday night when her 9 -year-old son Kamian Strawder was missing. The third-grader had been expelled from Palmer Park Prep earlier in the week and he had nowhere to be but at their Detroit home on Appoline.

Horton left for work around 9 a.m. Wednesday and says Kemian left to play with his friends. He still wasn’t home, she reported him missing to police.

One day later police called her Thursday to say her son wasn’t missing, he’d been arrested. Late Thursday afternoon Stephanie learned the prosecutor had dropped the case … click here for more details.

Red Wings beat Lightning, 3-2, in Game 1

The Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning, 3-2, Thursday night in Game 1 of their opening round series of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Game 2 is 3 p.m. Saturday in Tampa on Local 4/NBC. The Tampa Bay Lightning, which had the NHL’s best home record in the regular season, opened the playoffs with a home loss Thursday night.

Detroit center Pavel Datsyuk scored twice to lead the Red Wings to a 3-2 win at Amalie Arena … click here for more details.

Written by LBeasley (Lauren Beasley), Digital Producer of The Morning Heat and Sports Editor of Radio One Detroit

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