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  1. Potentially Deadly 'Swatting' / First a Pig, Now a Goat / Sleeping on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If you ducked out early for Independence Day, you missed a lot! Let's catch up on Patch's top Michigan stories. "The potential here was deadly," police chief says after officers in Grosse Pointe Park responded to hoax with armored vehicles.

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  2. Hoax turns into scary situation for police, suburban coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Grand Haven Tribune

    It was an extraordinary wake-up call in suburban Detroit: an armored vehicle, a police SWAT team and a public call for the owner to peacefully surrender. Grosse Pointe Park police got a call Thursday about a murder-and-hostage situation.

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  3. Phone Hoax Leads SWAT Team To 'Shocked' Grosse Pointe Park Couple's HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | CBS Local

    ... MI 48034 (248) 327-2900 Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [...] GROSSE POINTE PARK (AP) - It was an extraordinary wake-up call in suburban Detroit: an armored vehicle, a police SWAT team and a public call for the ...

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  4. Grosse Pointe Park couple victimized by 'swatter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... AND I HAD A SPOON IN MY HAND AND PUT THE SPOON DOWN. WHAT'S GOING ON? IT WAS SO WEIRD! Nick: HOURS LATER, GROSSE POINTE PARK INVESTIGATORS LEARNED THIS WAS SWATTING, MEANING SOMEONE CALLED 911 MAKING A FALSE REPORT AND USUALLY COMES THROUGH A ...

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  5. UPDATED: 9-1-1 Call Confessing Killing 'Swatting' HoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Patch.com

    Police said Thursday they were tricked into sending a SWAT team to a Grosse Pointe Park home, where a man claimed he had already killed one person, was holding two children hostage and would shoot any uniformed officer who approached with an AR-15 assault rifle. Grosse Pointe Park Police Chief David Hiller said three 9-1-1 calls that came into the dispatch center beginning about 5 a.m. Thursday were phony, but police didn't know that when they closed several city blocks in the vicinity of Lakepointe and Charlevoix and dispatched at least two armored vehicles to the home.

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  6. Peaceful resolution to barricaded gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Grosse Pointe News Online

    Grosse Pointe Park There was a peaceful resolution Thursday morning to a hostage situation in the 1300 block of Lakepointe.

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  7. Man in Custody As SWAT Team Responds to Report Barricaded GunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Patch.com

    Police are holding a man who allegedly called about 5:15 a.m. Thursday and confessed to killing someone inside a Grosse Pointe Park home. The suspected gunman, who reportedly had barricaded himself in the home near the on the 1300 block of Lakepointe Street, was taken into custody about 7:30 a.m. Police responded with a SWAT vehicle, but the situation ended peacefully without injuries, the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News report.

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  8. Police: Man in custody after untrue report about homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Police say a man has been taken into custody in suburban Detroit after reporting a possible homicide that turned out to be false. Grosse Pointe Park police Chief David Hiller says the man had called Thursday morning saying he killed a woman and was holding two hostages.

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  9. Police on scene of barricaed situation in Grosse Pointe ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ClickOnDetroit

    Police have several blocks of a Grosse Pointe Park neighborhood closed because of a barricaded person situation in a home. The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies.

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  10. Police Surround Grosse Pointe Park Neighborhood; Man Reportedly Holding Girlfriend, Kids HostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    ... MI 48034 (248) 327-2900 Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [...] GROSSE POINTE PARK (WWJ) - Police have surrounded Grosse Pointe Park home where a man is reportedly holding his girlfriend and her children hostage. ...

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  11. Bayview Yacht Club celebratesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Naples Daily News

    ... was lucky enough to meet a lot of people who are still some of my closest friends today," says Nutter of Grosse Pointe Park. "We've always been a club that prioritizes racing over anything else, although the social aspect is a close second. You can ...

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  12. After the Rapture: Unforgettable Journeys to the Four Corners of DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | New City Chicago

    ... silently in the Detroit River where it meets Lake St. Clair. Across Alter Road, but fenced off, is Grosse Pointe Park. It's said to be the most heavily policed street in the metropolitan area, and crossing over it is as uncanny as stepping into a ...

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  13. Detroit carjacking suspect kicked by police is convictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... rob while armed. Jackson was arrested Jan. 12 by auto-theft unit officers. A woman made a video showing Grosse Pointe Park and Highland Park officers beating and kicking him in a Detroit neighborhood. The officers were working with a regional ...

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  14. Detroit carjacking suspect kicked by police is convictedRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... rob while armed. Jackson was arrested Jan. 12 by auto-theft unit officers. A woman made a video showing Grosse Pointe Park and Highland Park officers beating and kicking him in a Detroit neighborhood. The officers were working with a regional ...

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  15. Atwater Brewery adds liquor to its adult beverage lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Model D

    ... firm, the third largest brewery in Michigan, is now selling craft spirits at its biergarten in Grosse Pointe Park, including rum, vodka, gin, and whiskey. The whiskey is an 8-year-old whiskey Atwater Brewery purchased in bulk from a distiller in ...

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  16. Detroit Gets Protected Bike Lanes As Its Cycling Craze ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Forbes.com

    ... a half-mile of lanes are being built on Jefferson Avenue, on the city's east side, near its border with Grosse Pointe Park. That's a sharp contrast to the 170 miles of painted bike lanes that have popped up across the rest of the city since 2006. ...

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  17. MI: Coming Soon to Detroit: Protected Bike LanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Mass Transit

    Detroit is about to create its first protected bicycle lanes, which offer a major boost to the safety of bikers, and might in the long run promote more economic development in a city that badly needs it. The first protected bike lanes -- lanes separated by barriers from the nearby traffic -- will be built in coming weeks on East Jefferson Avenue near the city's Alter Road border with Grosse Pointe Park.

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  18. Fmr home of Detroit mob underboss up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WXYZ

    GROSSE POINTE PARK, Mich. - You could buy the mansion of a former alleged Detroit mob boss if you "make them an offer they can't refuse."

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  19. See inside Grosse Pointe Park 'Middlesex' mafia mansion up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | MLive.com

    A home situation among other houses with ties to the Mafia will go to auction Saturday. The house is full of interesting quirks that may or may not have been used by crime families.

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  20. Calling all princessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Grosse Pointe News Online

    ... the neck down. With his background in occupational therapy and rehab technology, Pellerito, a resident of Grosse Pointe Park, was called in to speak with the girl. She revealed at their first meeting she loved dancing, climbing trees, playing tag ...

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