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Residents robbed after moving away
By Mark Tower
Jun. 7, 2010   ·   11:06 a.m.

Ypsilanti Police officers responded to a report of a home invasion at 2:30 p.m. Sunday on the 700 block of West Clark Road in Ypsilanti.

The robbery happened...read more

Victim hospitalized after mugging
By Mark Tower
Jun. 6, 2010   ·   9:24 a.m.

A 45-year-old man was hospitalized early Friday morning after being assaulted and robbed on the 500 block of West Cross Street in Ypsilanti, according to a report...read more

Eight cited for violating curfew
By Mark Tower
Jun. 4, 2010   ·   7:13 p.m.

Eight juveniles were cited Thursday night during an operation by Ypsilanti Police officers enforcing the city's curfew ordinance, which forbids anyone under the...read more

Young bicyclist robbed at gun-point
By Mark Tower
Jun. 4, 2010   ·   5:57 p.m.

A 15-year-old male told Washtenaw County Sheriff Office deputies he was knocked off his bicycle at 8:50 p.m. Tuesday by two men, one armed with a handgun who then...read more

Township man shot during burglary
By Mark Tower
May. 26, 2010   ·   1:50 p.m.

A 21-year-old Ypsilanti Township resident was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries early this morning after being shot in the back during an attempted...read more

Police deem Penn. Place armed robbery ‘suspicious’


Superior Township man arrested after shooting out neighbor’s windows

By Tom Perkins
Nov. 18, 2009    ·    11:41 a.m.

Armed robbery arrest
An armed robbery occurred in Ypsilanti’s Peninsular Place apartment complex on Huron River Drive Monday afternoon.

Ypsilanti Police officers were dispatched at approximately 2:45 p.m. to what was first reported by two sisters living at the residence as a home invasion, but upon investigation it was discovered that two men robbed them at gunpoint.

A flat screen television, wallet and computer were reported stolen.

The victims said they heard a knock at the door and when one of the sisters opened it, two men with guns, one who is an acquaintance, forced their way in and ordered them to the ground.

One of the suspects, a 23-year-old male from Detroit, was arrested today and is lodged at the Washtenaw County Jail.

A press release issued by police today said the conditions surrounding the incident are suspicious and an investigation is ongoing.

Careless use of firearm
A Superior Township man accidentally shot out his neighbor’s windows on Tuesday.

Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 1800 block of Knollwood Bend at approximately 8:15 p.m. for a complaint about the incident.

The resident who fired the gun said two men had come on his property under suspicious circumstances, and he fired three shots at them as they were leaving.

The bullets traveled across the street, shattering a neighbor’s window.

No injuries were reported.

The 58-year-old suspect was arrested and transported to the Washtenaw County Jail.

Two Ypsilanti Township residents were arrested in an undercover prostitution operation conducted by the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday.

Both arrested in the area of Michigan Avenue and Campbell in Ypsilanti Township, the two suspects were transported to the Washtenaw County Jail after their arrest.

The first suspect, a 25-year-old female, was arrested at 6 p.m. The second suspect, a 26-year-old female was arrested at 8:50 p.m.

A report from the arrests will be forwarded to the county prosecutor.

A computer and Nintendo WII video game system were stolen from an Ypsilanti Township home Tuesday.

Deputies were dispatched to the 8900 block of MacArthur Blvd. at approximately 11 a.m. for a robbery that had just occurred.
The homeowner reported he had heard the suspect leaving out the back door as he entered through the front door.

No suspects are known at this time.

A computer was stolen from an Ypsilanti Township home Tuesday morning.

Deputies were dispatched to the 600 block of Fox Street at approximately 11:15 a.m. to investigate.

Entry was gained by kicking open the front door.

No suspects are known at this time.

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