ARMADA, Mich. (AP) - Police say a 14-year-old girl was killed while out with her dog near a recreation trail in a community northeast of Detroit. April Millsap's body was found last night 15 to 20 feet off the Macomb Orchard Trail in Armada (Ar-MAY'-da). Investigators are looking for a gray van that had dents and was occupied by two males.
DETROIT (AP) - More than 30 members of a Detroit street gang have been indicted on federal drug and firearm charges. Five of the 33 Latin Counts members also face racketeering charges. Prosecutors say the drug charges involve heroin and cocaine distribution. The indictment says branches of the gang operate in Michigan, including Lincoln Park, Ecorse and southwest Detroit.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A judge has set a $1 million bond for an Ohio man who is charged along with his wife in the slaying of the woman's former lover from Michigan. Robert Strauss appeared today in a Toledo courtroom. Bond for his wife Desirae Strauss has also been set at $1 million. The Toledo couple is accused of bludgeoning Brian Martin of Ypsilanti, Michigan.
DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - General Motors is considering a $37 million expansion of a mid-Michigan plant that makes three crossover vehicles. The Detroit automaker is seeking a tax break for work at its Lansing Delta Township assembly plant, which makes the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia. GM declined to disclose details of its proposed project.
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