Shiawassee County Newswire

Shiawassee County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shiawassee County, MI.

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  1. Getaway driver from GR sentenced in killings outside WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WOODTV.com

    ... Anthony Lee Hammond, both of Flint. Their bodies were found in a car at the store's parking lot in Shiawassee County's Caledonia Township. They're awaiting sentencing. Authorities say the slayings stemmed from a deal to sell marijuana that was ...

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  2. Fowlerville Man Enters Plea In Fatal CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WHMI-FM Howell

    A plea has been entered by a Fowlerville man for his role in a head-on crash that killed a young boy last year. 50-year-old Robert Earl Wilson pleaded guilty Monday in Shiawassee County Circuit Court to reckless driving causing death and reckless driving causing serious injury.

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  3. Shiawassee County man pinned under pickup truck for 2 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WJRT

    A Shiawassee County man was in critical condition Thursday after a rollover crash left him pinned under his pickup truck in the early morning hours. Duncan Robertson of Henderson was driving westbound on North Ridge Road sometime overnight Wednesday into Thursday when lost control and the truck rolled.

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  4. Deputies: Man found alive, pinned under truck after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The Shiawassee County Sheriff's Office reports that a 911 call came in at 5:43 a.m. about a rollover accident on North Ridge Road.

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  5. Corunna schools go in secure mode after man flees courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The man exited the court house and fled the scene after having his bond increase, the Shiawassee County Sheriff's Office said. The man was not in custody or a prisoner at the time of the incident, the sheriff's office said.

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  6. Shiawassee County suspect flees courthouse after bond is increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WJRT

    The suspect in a Shiawassee County assault case bolted out of the courthouse in Corunna after a judge increased his bond Wednesday morning. Derec Edwards Shears had been free on bond while facing a charge of assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder.

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  7. Owosso community battling human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WJRT

    ... "It's very serious it's a big ring," Owosso Police Officer Mike Olsey said. Olsey is on the board of the Shiawassee County Human Trafficking Task Force, which formed more than a year ago. Olsey said most trafficking investigations start off with ...

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  8. Rain and snow ending by the morning hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 5 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Rain and snow stayed mainly near Flint, Genesee County, Shiawassee County, and Lapeer county today. Even though there wasn't much in the way of snow, there still may be a few slick spots on the roadways.

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  9. A messy day for someRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... will move into Mid-Michigan from the south and will be lingering mainly around Flint, Genesee County, Shiawassee County, and Lapeer County. As temperatures warm up this afternoon, expect that snow to transition over to rain. A few wet snowflakes ...

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  10. Shiawassee County mother sent to prison after beating, abusing 22-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | WJRT

    A Shiawassee County mother will be in prison for up to 50 years after she assaulted and abused her 22-month-old daughter. Abigail Springs was sentenced to 15 to 50 years in prison on Friday in a Shiawassee County courtroom.

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  11. Candy Lawson receives maximum sentence for locking sister in closetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | WJRT

    Candy Lawson will spend up to 20 years in prison for locking her adoptive sister with special needs inside a closet in her Corunna home. After a two-week trial, a Shiawassee County jury convicted Lawson of abuse, false imprisonment and embezzlement on Sept.

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  12. Cell phone and landline coverage spotty in parts of Shiawassee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | WJRT

    Cellular phone coverage and some landline connections in southwest Shiawassee County have been affected by damage to a fiber optic line. In case of emergency and residents are unable to reach 911, the City of Perry , City of Laingsburg , City of Shaftsburg and Laingsburg's Clinton County fire stations are being staffed to allow residents to directly report an emergency.

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  13. GR brothers convicted in mid-MI double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | WOODTV.com

    Two men have been convicted of murder in the January shooting deaths of two men outside a mid-Michigan Walmart store. Otis Smith Jr. and Anthony Holloway, both of Grand Rapids, were convicted Monday in Shiawassee County Circuit Court in the deaths of 31-year-old Joseph Michael Carson and 39-year-old Anthony Lee Hammond, both of Flint.

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  14. Pair found guilty of murder in Walmart parking lot shooting deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | MLive.com

    A pair of Grand Rapids men have been found guilty of felony murder in the shooting deaths of two Flint residents outside a Shiawassee County Walmart store. Otis Smith Jr. and Anthony Holloway were found guilty Monday, Oct. 23 in Shiawassee County Circuit Court on the murder charges stemming from the Jan. 27 deaths of Joseph Michael Carson, 31, and Anthony Lee Hammond, 39 in the parking lot of the store off M-21 in Caledonia Township.

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  15. Brothers found guilty of double murder outside Owosso WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WJRT

    Separate juries convicted Otis Smith Jr. and his brother Anthony Holloway of Grand Rapids on Monday in Shiawassee County Circuit Court in Corunna. Both face life in prison when they are sentenced in December.

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  16. Police looking for man who stole Children's Miracle Network donation jarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    According to the Village of Lennon Police Department in Shiawassee County, the middle-aged man stole Children's Miracle Network donation jars from two different Speedway Gas Stations in Lennon and Davison Township. The incidents occurred around on the evening of Oct. 16 and the morning of Oct. Police are asking for the public's help in catching the suspect.

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  17. Malnourished Horses Taken From Shiawassee County HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Thanks to several volunteers from Coast to Coast Draft Horse Connection and the Shiawassee County Sheriff's Office, six horses have been rescued after their owners were unable to take care of them. A veterinarian was also on hand to assist with the move.

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  18. Malnourished horses taken from Shiawassee County ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    The volunteer group rallied a team of volunteers and trucks in the pouring rain to quickly remove the horses, police said.

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  19. Six 'malnourished' horses rescued in Shiawassee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    On Friday, Oct. 20, the Shiawassee County Sheriff's Office posted photos of the six Belgian draft horses on their Facebook page. The office said they wanted to thank the volunteers at Coast to Coast Draft Horse Connection for helping animal control officers rescue the horses.

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  20. Human trafficking investigation leads to Mid-MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | WJRT

    ... m would become much less prominent. She says her organization hopes to break ground next year at a site in Shiawassee County where victims of human trafficking could receive therapy and counseling.

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