A man was arrested after a footchase by the University of Michigan's Division of Public Safety and Security Sunday afternoon. Witnesses said they heard gunshots, though officers on the scene could not confirm this at the time of publication.
On the corner of two major streets just outside downtown Ann Arbor, Police Officer Christopher Hoffman parks behind a tree that conceals his squad car to passersby, about 10 feet away from the intersection. He focuses intently on the cars passing through, never once taking his gaze off the road.
A University of Michigan student was assaulted Sunday night on East William Street, according to the Ann Arbor Police Department. The attacker has not been found and is reportedly a 6-foot-tall Black male who was wearing a dark jacket, red hat and hooded sweatshirt at the time of the attack.
The University of Michigan’s chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People invited local law enforcement officers to the Afro-American Lounge in South Quad Residence Hall Monday evening to discuss prominent social and legal issues facing African Americans on campus.
Police have confirmed a gunman fatally shot two people at a residence hall at Central Michigan University Friday morning. The shooting suspect, 19-year-old James Eric Davis Jr., who is said to have shot his parents during a domestic situation, is currently at large.
LSA freshman Annika Mursten was a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last year. Mursten never expected her high school would be the site of a national tragedy. She recalled participating in various safety drills throughout her years as a high school student.