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Fernando Gonzales’ Killer Sentenced for Second Degree Murder, Arson and Auto Theft

July 9th 2016

Fernando Gonzales’ Killer Sentenced for Second Degree Murder, Arson and Auto Theft (C. Proxmire, July 9, 2016)  Madison Heights, MI – 19-year-old Christopher King was recently sentenced to 30-60 years in prison for the strangulation death, arson and theft of vehicle in the Oct. 31, 2015 murder of 59-year-old Ferndano Gonzales, according to The Oakland […]

Shooter Found Not Guilty in Royal Oak Death

June 10th 2016

Shooter Found Not Guilty in Royal Oak Death (Compiled, June 10, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – The Daily Tribune reports that the jury has found Kirk David Leach not guilty in the shooting death of Madison Heights resident Kenith Tyran Walter on Oct 26, 2015. Walter had been at Leach’s home on Fern Street in […]

Woman Found Dead in Closet, MDOC Searching for Boyfriend

April 23rd 2016

Woman Found Dead in Closet, MDOC Searching for Boyfriend (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 23, 2016)   Pontiac, MI – FROM DAY SHIFT: 04-22-2016, 07:00 hrs. THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 04-23-2016, 07:00 hrs. INCIDENT:  21:48 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Homicide Investigation / Request for the OSCO Forensic Crime Lab – #16-67046   SUMMARY:  Deputies […]

Police Seek Info in Murder of Pontiac Resident

December 15th 2015

Police Seek Info in Murder of Pontiac Resident (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Dec. 15, 2015) Pontiac, MI – Update to Homicide – #15-202608 which occurred on December 13, 2015 in the City of Pontiac: On December 13, 2015, around 4:50am, Deputies were dispatched to the 190 block of Auburn for a report of an unconscious […]

Preliminary Exam Delayed in Royal Oak Murder Case

October 23rd 2015

Preliminary Exam Delayed in Royal Oak Murder Case (Compiled, Oct. 23, 2015) The defense attorney for a Royal Oak man charged in the Oct. 12  shooting death of 50-year-old Theresa Diamos is still going through 300 pages of worth of documents on behalf of his client. According to The Daily Tribune, this is the reason […]

Woman Murdered in Clarkston Home, Husband Taken into Custody

May 30th 2015

Woman Murdered in Clarkston Home, Husband Taken into Custody (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 30, 2015) INCIDENT:  17:16 hrs. – May 29, 2015 -Independence Township – Homicide Investigation / OCSO Forensic Lab Assist / OCSO Chaplain Corps Assist #15-81839 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to an address in the 6000 block of Cheshire Park Dr. on […]

Dollar Club Owner’s Murder Still Unsolved (video)

November 26th 2011

After 1 year, police are still looking for help from citizens with any information they may have regarding the murder of 64 year old store owner KARIM KHAMARKO. Mr. Khamarko was shot to death while working at the Dollar Club Plus located at 2750 Hilton in Ferndale.

VIEW: Reader Video Captures Sadness…

January 28th 2011

Hello Keith Dalton here. This is the video from the Balloon Launch @ the Dollar Club Plus Store. The music is my singing. So If you could share it, we all would appreciate it.

Shooter Still at Large, Balloons Released in Memory…

January 27th 2011

Khamarko’s family gathered on the two-month anniversary of the shooting to give a 200+ balloon salute to the slain man, who often brought balloons from his store for the little ones in the family on visits. Friends and loyal customers from the surrounding neighborhood came out, along with a slew of reporters to spread awareness about the shooting, and to ask the public if there is any information out there.