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Press Release - Wayne County Jail Inmate Charged in Fatal Assault on Wayne County Cpl. Bryant Searcy
Press Release - Wayne County Jail Inmate Charged in Fatal Assault on Wayne County Cpl. Bryant Searcy
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Deandre Williams has been charged in connection with the September 2, 2020 death of Wayne County Sheriff Deputy Corporal Bryant Searcy while he was on duty at the Wayne County Jail.
Press Release - Seventeen-Year-Old Charged in Multiple Assaults
Press Release - Seventeen-Year-Old Charged in Multiple Assaults
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Jaden Deangelo Jones has been charged in multiple felonious and sexual assaults that occurred between August 4, 2020 and August 5, 2020.
Press Release - Gibraltar Woman Charged in Fatal Car Crash
Press Release - Gibraltar Woman Charged in Fatal Car Crash
Friday, August 21, 2020
Mia Michelle Allen has been charged in connection with a fatal car crash that killed a 65-year-old male motorcyclist from Detroit.
Press Release - Raymond Lee Bailey Charged in Sumpter Township Quadruple Homicide
Press Release - Raymond Lee Bailey Charged in Sumpter Township Quadruple Homicide
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Raymond Lee Bailey has been charged in connection with four homicides that occurred on August 15, 2020 in Sumpter Township.
Press Release - Deangelo Martin Bound Over for Trial in Four East Side Murder Cases
Press Release - Deangelo Martin Bound Over for Trial in Four East Side Murder Cases
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Deangelo Martin has been bound over for trial in connection with the murders of four women on the east side of Detroit that occurred between 2018 and 2019.
Press Release - Funeral Home Director Charged in Fatal Shooting
Press Release - Funeral Home Director Charged in Fatal Shooting
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Major Clora, Jr. has been charged in connection with the August 10, 2020 fatal shooting of his 58-year-old cousin outside a funeral home in the 5800 block of East Seven Mile Road in Detroit.
St. Clair Shores Man and Lansing Man Charged in Woodward Avenue Coney Island Fatal Shooting
St. Clair Shores Man and Lansing Man Charged in Woodward Avenue Coney Island Fatal Shooting
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Connor Craparotta of St. Clair Shores ,and Andrew Lee Harris of Lansing, have been charged in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old woman at a Woodward Avenue coney island restaurant.
Press Release - Two Detroit Men Charged in Cheyenne Street Fatal Shooting
Press Release - Two Detroit Men Charged in Cheyenne Street Fatal Shooting
Friday, August 7, 2020
Matthew Lamar Williams-Brockman and Devonte Dalvin Kenney have been charged in connection with the July 28, 2020 fatal shooting of a 31-year-old Detroit man in the 16200 block of Cheyenne Street in Detroit.
Press Release - Two Detroit Teens Charged in Chalmers and Seymour Street Fatal Car Crash
Press Release - Two Detroit Teens Charged in Chalmers and Seymour Street Fatal Car Crash
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Zaire Barry Vaughn and Dion Dushan Davis have been charged in connection with the fatal car crash that killed Jiwyna Harlan, of Detroit.
Press Release - Two Detroiters Charged in West Outer Drive/Plymouth Road Fatal Car Crash
Press Release - Two Detroiters Charged in West Outer Drive/Plymouth Road Fatal Car Crash
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Marcel Desean Rembert and Zryeal Jarkia-Flossie Stringer have been charged in connection with the July 31, 2020 fatal car crash that killed a 48-year-old Detroit man.
Press Release - Redford Township Parents Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of Five-Year-Old Daughter
Press Release - Redford Township Parents Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of Five-Year-Old Daughter
Monday, August 3, 2020
Jonclaude Norwood and Melissa Ann Kiser have been charged in connection with the non-fatal shooting of their five-year-old daughter by their four-year-old son.
Press Release - Detroit Officer Charged in Rubber Pellet Shooting of Three Photojournalists
Press Release - Detroit Officer Charged in Rubber Pellet Shooting of Three Photojournalists
Monday, August 3, 2020
Detroit Police Corporal Daniel Debono has been charged in connection with the non-fatal rubber pellet shooting of three photojournalists during a protest in downtown Detroit in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd
Press Release - Ecorse Mother Charged with Child Abuse of 13-month-old Son
Press Release - Ecorse Mother Charged with Child Abuse of 13-month-old Son
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Lisa Marie Reed has been charged in connection with the physical abuse of Zion Michael Reed, her 13-month-old son.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Triple Fatal Coney Island Shootings
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Triple Fatal Coney Island Shootings
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Mickey Dane Douglas has been charged in the July 20, 2020 fatal shootings of three Detroit men and the non-fatal shooting of a fourth Detroit man at a Coney Island restaurant on Dexter Avenue in Detroit.
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy on the Passing of Congressman John Lewis and Reverend C.T. Vivian
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy on the Passing of Congressman John Lewis and Reverend C.T. Vivian
Saturday, July 18, 2020
Please see the attached statement.
Press Release - Giglio Brady List
Press Release - Giglio Brady List
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Attached please find the current Giglio Brady list
Press Release - Statement from Prosecutor Worthy on Release of Giglio-Brady List
Press Release - Statement from Prosecutor Worthy on Release of Giglio-Brady List
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy's statement on former police officers who have committed offenses spelled out in the Giglio case, for such offenses involving theft, dishonesty, fraud, false statement, bias and bribery.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Westland Mall Non-Fatal Shooting
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Westland Mall Non-Fatal Shooting
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Gregory Travis Jones has been charged in the July 9, 2020 non-fatal shooting reported at Westland Mall.
Press Release-Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Southfield Freeway/ West McNichols Non-Fatal Shooting
Press Release-Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Southfield Freeway/ West McNichols Non-Fatal Shooting
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Devonte Andre Burton has been charged in connection with the non-fatal shooting of a 31-year-old Detroit woman.
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Dismisses Murder Charges Against Edward Khalil
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Dismisses Murder Charges Against Edward Khalil
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
New evidence discovered by the WCPO Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU) substantiates that Mr. Khalil was not involved in the crimes for which he was charged and convicted in this case.
Press Release - Livonia Woman Charged in Grocery Store Harassment
Press Release - Livonia Woman Charged in Grocery Store Harassment
Monday, July 6, 2020
Paula Marie Gearin has been charged in connection with the June 13, 2020 shopping incident that occurred at a grocery store in the 33500 block of Eight Mile Road in Livonia.
Press Release - Hamtramck Man Charged with Threatening Hamtramck 31st District Court Judge Krot
Press Release - Hamtramck Man Charged with Threatening Hamtramck 31st District Court Judge Krot
Monday, July 6, 2020
Zijad Talic has been charged in connection with threatening 31st District Court Judge Alexis Krot.
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Beating
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Beating
Monday, June 29, 2020
Joel Eloy Santos-Santos has been charged in connection with the non-fatal beating of a 35-year-old woman and her five-year-old son that occurred on I-94 near Monroe in Taylor, MI.
WCPO Statement in Response to New York Times Article Wrongfully Accused by an Algorithm
WCPO Statement in Response to New York Times Article Wrongfully Accused by an Algorithm
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy said In the summer of '19, the Detroit Police Department asked me personally to adopt their Facial Recognition Policy. I declined and cited studies regarding the unreliability of the software, especially as it relates to people of color.
Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project Gay Pride Month Recognition
Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project Gay Pride Month Recognition
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
You are invited to join Prosecutor Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project President Alanna Maguire for a Zoom panel discussion with Assistant Prosecutor Jaimie Powell Horowitz and Victim Advocate Julisa Abad.
WC Prosecutor Kym Worthy & Fair MI Justice Project to Hold Gay Pride Month Virtual Panel via Zoom
WC Prosecutor Kym Worthy & Fair MI Justice Project to Hold Gay Pride Month Virtual Panel via Zoom
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy and Fair Michigan Justice Project will hold a Zoom panel discussion highlighting the historic creation of FMHJ and its work to support and serve the LGTBQ and Transgender community.
Roseville Woman Charged in Dog Hanging Case
Roseville Woman Charged in Dog Hanging Case
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Shavon LewisRoby, 28, of Roseville, Michigan, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with the hanging her mother's pet dog.
Detroit Men Charged in Fatal Shooting During Detroit Demonstration
Detroit Men Charged in Fatal Shooting During Detroit Demonstration
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Tyjon Casaya-Scott Hites, 19, and Omoni Bryant, both of Detroit, in connection with the fatal shooting of Javar Harrell, 22, and during a recent Detroit demonstration against the murder of George Floyd.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Friday, June 12, 2020
The Detroit Area Agency on Aging and the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office present a Community Conversation with Special Guest Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy - please see attached flyer.
Monteith PTO Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Monteith PTO Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Quinn Keith Smith, of Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, in connection with the embezzlement of funds from Monteith School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) in Grosse Pointe Woods.
GPPSS Millage Committee for Renewal Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
GPPSS Millage Committee for Renewal Treasurer Charged with Embezzlement
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Quinn Keith Smith, 43, of Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, in connection with the embezzlement of funds from Grosse Pointe Public School System (GPPSS) Millage Committee for Renewal.
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy in Support of Public Defenders George Floyd Protest Today
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy in Support of Public Defenders George Floyd Protest Today
Monday, June 8, 2020
'When there is injustice, especially systemic injustice, as a society we must all stand together and acknowledge wrongdoing and demand accountability. The senseless murder of George Floyd has galvanized a nation to rise up to demand justice in America.'
Detroit Man Charged in Carjacking Case
Detroit Man Charged in Carjacking Case
Monday, June 8, 2020
Jerome Mack Fitzpatrick, 46, of Detroit has been charged by Prosecutor Kym L.Worthy with carjacking and a 35-year-old Detroit woman and her one-year-old infant.
Southfield Man is Charged With Crimes During Detroit Protest
Southfield Man is Charged With Crimes During Detroit Protest
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
John Antoine Holliman, of Southfield, Michigan, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with unlawful activity during the protest of the murder of George Floyd in Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Infant Death
Detroit Man Charged in Infant Death
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Dwan Floyd Dudley, 25,of Detroit, in connection with the death of a female infant who was in his care. The defendant and the infant's mother were acquainted.
Statement of Prosecutor Worthy on the Detroit Demonstrations Against the Murder of George Floyd
Statement of Prosecutor Worthy on the Detroit Demonstrations Against the Murder of George Floyd
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
As my office starts to receive more information about some of the instances of violence from last night's protests, it is important to note that an overwhelming number of people were engaged in peaceful protest.
Statement Regarding the Administrative Jail Release of Ms. Shatina Grady El
Statement Regarding the Administrative Jail Release of Ms. Shatina Grady El
Friday, May 29, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy contacted the administrative jail committee this morning and asked that Ms. Shatina Grady El be medically evaluated.
Southgate Man Charged in Westland Fatal Car Crash
Southgate Man Charged in Westland Fatal Car Crash
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Gerelle Nathaniel-Romeo Rhan, 19, of Southgate, MI in connection with the fatal car crash that killed 48-year-old Chris Tina Ward, of Dearborn.
Ypsilanti Man Charged in Beating of 75-Year-Old Man
Ypsilanti Man Charged in Beating of 75-Year-Old Man
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Jaden T. Hayden, 20, of Ypsilanti, MI in connection with the beating of Norman Bledsoe, 75, of Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Double Fatal Car Crash
Detroit Man Charged in Double Fatal Car Crash
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Shawn A. Patterson, 22, of Detroit, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym L.Worthy in connection with a fatal car crash that killed Leon Freeman, 26, of Hazel Park and Teon Williams, 33, of Detroit.
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Assault, Carjacking, and Child Kidnapping Case
Detroit Man Charged in Domestic Violence Assault, Carjacking, and Child Kidnapping Case
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Diamond Williams, 28, of Redford has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with a domestic assault, carjacking and the kidnapping. The victims in the case are William's 27-year-old-girlfriend and her five-year-old daughter, both of Detroit.
Taylor Father Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of His Son
Taylor Father Charged in Non-Fatal Shooting of His Son
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Fredrick Larry Williams 52, of Taylor, in connection with the non-fatal shooting of his 28-year-old son.
Two Men Charged in Romulus Armed Robbery and Police Chase
Two Men Charged in Romulus Armed Robbery and Police Chase
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Dejon Demarkus-Roland Johnson, 23, of Detroit, and Andrew Curtis Williams, 23, of Ypsilanti, in connection with the armed robbery of a 24-year-old Inkster man and subsequent police chase.
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy on the Passing of Wyandotte Mayor Joe Peterson
Statement of Prosecutor Kym Worthy on the Passing of Wyandotte Mayor Joe Peterson
Monday, May 18, 2020
'Joe was my dear, dear friend. We became close decades ago when I was an assistant prosecutor and he was a police officer.'
Detroit Man Charged with Making Threats to Governor Whitmer and Attorney General Nessel
Detroit Man Charged with Making Threats to Governor Whitmer and Attorney General Nessel
Friday, May 15, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Robert Sinclair Tesh, 32, of Detroit, with False Report Of Threat Of Terrorism*, a felony that carries a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison.
Harper Woods School District CFO Charged with Possession Of Child Sexually Abusive Material
Harper Woods School District CFO Charged with Possession Of Child Sexually Abusive Material
Friday, May 15, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged James Joseph Dennis, 63, of Harper Woods, in connection with the possession of child sexually abusive material. Defendant Dennis is the Chief Financial Officer for the Harper Woods School District.
Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Convene Virtual Summit: Prosecutors Respond to COVID-19
Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Convene Virtual Summit: Prosecutors Respond to COVID-19
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Prosecutors Against Gun Violence (PAGV) brought hundreds of prosecutors, law enforcement leaders, subject matter experts and gun violence prevention advocates together for a virtual summit entitled: Prosecutors Respond to COVID-19.
Wayne County Prosecutor's Office Receives $1.4 million in Awards to Support Efforts to Combat Violent Crime
Wayne County Prosecutor's Office Receives $1.4 million in Awards to Support Efforts to Combat Violent Crime
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor's Office Receives $1.4 Million and Detroit PoliceDepartment Receives $2.4 Million in Awards to Support Effortsto Combat Violent Crime
Charges Announced in Mumford High Drowning Death
Charges Announced in Mumford High Drowning Death
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Mumford High School swimming teacher Kareem Sigler, 47, has been charged with the drowning death of his student De'Sean Blanding, 15, both of Detroit.
Inkster Mother Arraigned in Homicide of Toddler Son
Inkster Mother Arraigned in Homicide of Toddler Son
Monday, May 11, 2020
On May 9, 2020, Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Atiya Nina Muhammed, 26, of Inkster, in connection with the homicide of her three-year-old son, Zion Reid.
Garden City Man Charged in Second 2017 Homicide of Detroit Woman
Garden City Man Charged in Second 2017 Homicide of Detroit Woman
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Lawrence Paul Mills, III of Garden City in connection with the death of a 34-year old Detroit woman. Mills was previously charged with First Degree Murder in connection with the death of another Detroit woman
Garden City Man Charged in 2017 Homicide of Detroit Woman
Garden City Man Charged in 2017 Homicide of Detroit Woman
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Lawrence Paul Mills, III, 32, (DOB: 09/03/1987), of Garden City in connection with the December 2017 death of a 59-year-old Detroit woman.
MDOC 28 Day Parole Release Letters Lack Crucial Information about Prisoners and Victims
MDOC 28 Day Parole Release Letters Lack Crucial Information about Prisoners and Victims
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
In early April 2020, the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office began receiving letters from the Michigan Department of Corrections about the paroling prisoners due to concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic.
City of Dearborn - Homicide Investigation
City of Dearborn - Homicide Investigation
Friday, May 1, 2020
On Monday April 6, 2020, at approximately 4:50PM, the Dearborn Police Department responded to a residence located on Dunning St for a female occupant found deceased under suspicious circumstances.
Prosecutor Kym Worthy will Participate in Virtual Town Hall Meeting May 14
Prosecutor Kym Worthy will Participate in Virtual Town Hall Meeting May 14
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy and Wayne County Commissioners Terry Marecki and Melissa Daub will participate in a Virtual Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, May 15 at 6pm.
Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Homicide of His Mother
Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Homicide of His Mother
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Mohamed Ali Saad, 32, in connection with the homicide of his mother, Fatemah Ibrahim Saad, 64, both of Dearborn Heights.
Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Dismisses Murder Charges Against Kevin Harrington and George Clark
Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Dismisses Murder Charges Against Kevin Harrington and George Clark
Friday, April 24, 2020
On Tuesday, April 21, 2020, Judge Shannon Walker dismissed murder charges against Kevin Harrington and George Clark based upon newly discovered evidence.
Detroit Man Charged in Lyndon Street Fatal Car Crash
Detroit Man Charged in Lyndon Street Fatal Car Crash
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Desean James Gee, 34, of Detroit, in connection with the fatal car crash that killed Adrian Thomas Bascom, 40, and JalenKristopher Whitlock, 27, and injured a 14-year-old female, all of Detroit.
Detroit Woman Charge in Fatal Car Crash
Detroit Woman Charge in Fatal Car Crash
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Shemeeka Lashawn Walthall, 26, of Detroit, in connection with the fatal car crash that killed pedestrian Arthur Brewer, 82, of Detroit.
Detroit Woman Charged in Double Homicide
Detroit Woman Charged in Double Homicide
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Dariyan Bailey, 21, of Detroit, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with the homicides of Anthony Beavers, 29, of River Rouge, and Raymond Williams, 27, of Ecorse.
Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Homicide of His Mother
Dearborn Heights Man Charged in Homicide of His Mother
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Mohamed Ali Saad, 32 in connection with the homicide of his mother, Fatemah Ibrahim Saad, 64, both of Dearborn Heights.
Detroit Man Charged in Kidnapping of Infant Daughter
Detroit Man Charged in Kidnapping of Infant Daughter
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Brandon Ryan Walker, 26 of Detroit, in connection with the parental kidnapping of his four-month-old daughter
SE Michigan Car Wash Owner Warned  for Violating Stay Home, Stay Safe Order
SE Michigan Car Wash Owner Warned for Violating Stay Home, Stay Safe Order
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy and Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced today that Fast Splash Car Wash in SE Michigan is the latest business contacted by authorities for failing to comply with the Stay Home, Stay Safe executive order.
Canton Man Charged in Domestic Violence Incident
Canton Man Charged in Domestic Violence Incident
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Oswald John Tallent, 46, of Canton Township, in connection with the assaults on his 44-year-old wife and eight-year-old daughter. The couple have two other children, ages six years old and four years old.
Detroit Woman Charged in Fatal Shooting of Husband
Detroit Woman Charged in Fatal Shooting of Husband
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Jessica Washington, 33, in connection with the fatal shooting of her husband, Toney Washington, 30, both of Detroit.
WCPO to Dismiss Two Narcotics Cases
WCPO to Dismiss Two Narcotics Cases
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Naracotics cases against Darell Chancellor and Darrell Richmond have been dismissed recently by the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office.
Press Release - Man Charged in Wick Road Standoff in Romulus
Press Release - Man Charged in Wick Road Standoff in Romulus
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Chad Alexander Smith has been charged in connection with an attempted carjacking, shout out with Romulus Police, a subsequent hostage situation and standoff in Romulus.
News Update - Week of March 1 - 6, 2020
News Update - Week of March 1 - 6, 2020
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fifth Town Hall Meeting in Dearborn on March 5, 2020
News Updates - Week of February 16 - 22, 2020
News Updates - Week of February 16 - 22, 2020
Monday, February 24, 2020
Ramon Ward Exonerated; Ohio Man Charged in Greektown Hotel Case
Press Release - Ohio Man Charged in Greektown Hotel Case
Press Release - Ohio Man Charged in Greektown Hotel Case
Monday, February 24, 2020
Marlo Smith has been charged in connection with an incident at Greektown Casino Hotel that involved a loaded weapon found in a backpack behind an ice machine in the Greektown Hotel.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fifth Town Hall Meeting in Dearborn
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fifth Town Hall Meeting in Dearborn
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy's fifth Town Hall Meeting will be held March 5, 2020 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Henry Ford College in Dearborn.
Press Release - Man Charged in Two Murders in River Rouge
Press Release - Man Charged in Two Murders in River Rouge
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Kenyel William Brown has been charged in connection with the fatal shootings of two people and the non-fatal shooting of a third person that occurred in a residence in the 500 block of Beechwood in River Rouge.
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Exonerates Ramon Ward
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor's Office CIU Exonerates Ramon Ward
Thursday, February 20, 2020
The motion to have Ramon Ward's two murder convictions dismissed and vacated was granted by Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Donald Knapp.
News Updates - Week of February 9 - 15, 2020
News Updates - Week of February 9 - 15, 2020
Monday, February 17, 2020
34th District Court Judge David Parrott Charged in Domestic Incident; Detroit Man Charged in Lauder Street Attack on Senior Woman; Pittsburgh Controller Chelsa Wagner Enters No Contest Plea; Detroit Man Charged in Homicide of Bashar Kallabat
Press Release - Warrant Denied in Demolition of State Representative's Non-Profit House
Press Release - Warrant Denied in Demolition of State Representative's Non-Profit House
Friday, February 14, 2020
The warrant for the demolition of Michigan State Representative Sherry Gay-Dagnogo's non-profit house on Minock Street in Detroit has been denied.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in the Homicide of Bashar Kallabat
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in the Homicide of Bashar Kallabat
Friday, February 14, 2020
Jimmy Jermaine Pickett has been charged in connection with the February 11, 2020 homicide of Bashar Kallabat, a hairdresser from Bloomfield Hills, MI.
Press Release - Man Charged in Murder of 27-Year-Old Woman in Detroit
Press Release - Man Charged in Murder of 27-Year-Old Woman in Detroit
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Darnell Rayshawn Hall has been charged in connection with the February 7, 2020 murder of his female friend in his apartment on Antietam Street in Detroit.
Press Release - Pittsburgh Controller Chelsa Wagner Enters No Contest Plea to Disturbing the Peace
Press Release - Pittsburgh Controller Chelsa Wagner Enters No Contest Plea to Disturbing the Peace
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Chelsa Wagner, Pittsburgh Controller, has entered a no contest plea to one count of Disturbing the Peace stemming from a March 6, 2019 altercation with Detroit police officers at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel in Detroit.
News Updates - Week of February 2 - 8, 2020
News Updates - Week of February 2 - 8, 2020
Monday, February 10, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fourth Town Hall Meeting in Taylor on February 5, 2020; Detroit Man Charged in Non-Fatal Shootings of DPD Officers
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Lauder Street Attack on Senior Woman
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Lauder Street Attack on Senior Woman
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Shon Glen Lacey, Jr. has been charged in connection with the February 6, 2020 carjacking and assault of a 72-year-old Detroit woman at her residence on Lauder Street in Detroit.
Press Release - 34th District Court Judge David Parrott Charged in Domestic Incident
Press Release - 34th District Court Judge David Parrott Charged in Domestic Incident
Monday, February 10, 2020
34th District Court Judge David Parrott has been charged in connection with the February 8, 2020 alleged assault of a 55-year-old woman who was his domestic partner.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Non-Fatal Shootings of DPD Officers
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Non-Fatal Shootings of DPD Officers
Friday, February 7, 2020
Tiwan D. Shaw has been charged in connection with the February 5, 2020 non-fatal shooting incident involving three Detroit Police officers that occurred during a traffic stop in the area of Frankfort Street and Nottingham Road in Detroit.
Press Release - Detroit Woman Charged in Winthrop Street Animal Stabbing Incident
Press Release - Detroit Woman Charged in Winthrop Street Animal Stabbing Incident
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Bridgett Hubbard has been charged in connection with the February 2, 2020 attempted stabbing of a male acquaintance and the non-fatal stabbing of his dog.
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fourth Town Hall Meeting in Taylor
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fourth Town Hall Meeting in Taylor
Monday, January 27, 2020
Prosecutor Worthy will hold a Town Hall meeting on February 5, 2020 from 7:00 p.m. to 9':00 p.m. for the Downriver communities of Allen Park, Ecorse, Lincoln Park, River Rouge, Southgate and Taylor.
Press Release - Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94
Press Release - Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94
Friday, January 3, 2020
Devin Ray Cronk has been charged in connection with the December 22, 2019 reckless driving incident during which, while driving his car, he did donuts on I-94.
News Updates - Week of January 26 - February 1, 2020
News Updates - Week of January 26 - February 1, 2020
Monday, February 3, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy to Hold Fourth Town Hall Meeting in Taylor on February 5, 2020; Siwatu Salama Ra entered a no contest plea in Firearms - Brandishing in Public charge; Christopher Metzger indecent exposure charge dismissed
News Updates - Week of January 19 - 25, 2020
News Updates - Week of January 19 - 25, 2020
Monday, January 27, 2020
Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94; Detroit Man Charged in Death of Girlfriend on Grandville Street; Detroit Man Charged in Homicide of 85-Year-Old Man; Two Charged in Fatal Shooting on Smart Street
Press Release - Two Men Charged in Fatal Shooting on Smart Street
Press Release - Two Men Charged in Fatal Shooting on Smart Street
Friday, January 24, 2020
Seventeen-year-olds Damariyon Keon Coleman and D'Anthony Kendricks have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of 58-year-old Brett Moore on Smart Street in Detroit.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Homicide of 85-Year-Old Man
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Homicide of 85-Year-Old Man
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Carlos Aaron Terry has been charged in connection with the homicide of 85-year-old Albert R. Wright that occurred in his home in the 7440 block of Pilgrim Street in Detroit.
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Death of Girlfriend on Grandville Street
Press Release - Detroit Man Charged in Death of Girlfriend on Grandville Street
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Isaiah Marcus Wilder has been charged in connection with the fatal stabbing on his 17-year-old girlfriend in the basement of a residence in the 15070 block of Grandville Street.
News Updates - Week of January 12 - 18, 2020
News Updates - Week of January 12 - 18, 2020
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Javon Stacks Case Re-Issued by WCPO; Garden City Man Charged in Carjacking of Police Vehicle; Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94
Prosecutor Worthy's Datamaster Letter and Attachments
Prosecutor Worthy's Datamaster Letter and Attachments
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Wayne County Prosecutor Worthy's Datamaster Letter to Chiefs of Police and Defense Bar, with attachments
Press Release - Garden City Man Charged in Carjacking of Police Vehicle
Press Release - Garden City Man Charged in Carjacking of Police Vehicle
Friday, January 17, 2020
Thomas Russell Troost has been charged in connection with the January 14, 2020 carjacking of a Dearborn Heights Police Department scout car.
News Updates - Week of January 5 - 11, 2020
News Updates - Week of January 5 - 11, 2020
Monday, January 13, 2020
Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94; Prosecutor Kym Worthy's Statement on the Passing of Former Wayne County Treasurer Raymond J,. Wojtowicz
News Updates - Week of December 29, 2019 - January 4, 2020
News Updates - Week of December 29, 2019 - January 4, 2020
Monday, January 6, 2020
Devin Ray Cronk Charged in Reckless Driving Incident on I-94
Press Release - Westland Man Charged with Open Murder in Connection with Woman Found in Hines Park
Press Release - Westland Man Charged with Open Murder in Connection with Woman Found in Hines Park
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Anthony Dominic Kesteloot has been charged with Open Murder in connection with the death of Olivia Rossi, of Westland. The defendant and the victim were acquainted with each other.
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor Worthy's Statement on the Passing of Raymond Wojtowicz
Press Release - Wayne County Prosecutor Worthy's Statement on the Passing of Raymond Wojtowicz
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Prosecutor Kym Worthy's Statement on the Passing of Former Wayne County Treasurer Raymond J. Wojtowicz