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Bold man busted bouncing personal checks for luxury cars

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CREVE COEUR, MO (KTVI) – A man the Better Business Bureau calls a con artist now faces charges for buying two luxury cars with bad checks.  This time, auto dealership managers helped crack the case. On July 1st, 22 year-old Jody Williams bought a 2006 Jaguar from Plaza Motors.  He paid the $13,076 with a personal… Read more »

Properties allegedly tagged by artist Fairey ID’d

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Detroit — A city attorney Thursday estimated the damages from several private and city-owned properties allegedly tagged by renowned graffiti artist Shepard Fairey to be around $30,000. “It’s ongoing litigation, but right now we are at $30,000,” said attorney Megan Moslimani for the City of Detroit. A brief hearing was held in the case Thursday… Read more »

Detroit police have person of interest in bus stabbing

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Detroit — Police announced Thursday morning that they have a person of interest in the stabbing death of a woman who was riding a city bus Wednesday afternoon. Police said the person wasn’t yet in custody. The incident occurred at about 3:40 p.m. on a Detroit Department of Transportation bus at Grand Boulevard and Rosa… Read more »

Bay City man sentenced to prison for raping woman

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BAY CITY, MI — Like his co-defendant before him, a Bay City man who raped a woman in her apartment is heading to prison for up to the next 15 years. Bay County Circuit Judge Harry P. Gill on Monday, Aug. 24, sentenced 28-year-old TJ E. Spindler to two concurrent terms of 58 months to… Read more »

Runaway Bridgeport girl, 16, found with Virginia man, 38, in Maryland

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BRIDGEPORT TOWNSHIP, MI — Police in Maryland arrested a 38-year-old Virginia Beach man after finding him with a 16-year-old female passenger from Michigan, the Bridgeport Police Department reports. Police were called at 1:25 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, to a Bridgeport Township home for a report of a 16-year-old runaway, Bridgeport Chief Dave Duffett said. Bridgeport… Read more »

Park Hills couple accused of sex trafficking of minor

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PARK HILLS, MO (KFVS) – A Park Hills, Missouri couple are accused of sex trafficking of a minor. Marcus Dewayne Thompson, 28, and his wife Robin Thompson, 24, were charged by a criminal complaint, unsealed on Aug. 24 in federal court in East St. Louis, Ill., with one count of sex trafficking of a minor by force,… Read more »