Prosecutor Worthy has charged Michael Hunter, 21, (DOB: 9/4/94), of Detroit, in connection with a kidnapping that caused an Amber Alert. On June 14, 2016 at approximately 10:50 p.m., it is alleged that Hunter went to a home in the 19100 block of Hoover and kidnapped a six-month-old infant girl from her mother's arms and fled the location on foot. The mother and the defendant are acquainted; Hunter is not the father of the child. The mother immediately called 911. Detroit police officers responded to the scene and issued an Amber Alert. The defendant was arrested on June 15, 2016 at a location on 19500 block of Goulburn in Detroit.
Hunter has been charged with one count of Kidnapping - Child Enticement, a felony with penalty of life or any term of years in prison. The defendant was arraigned on the warrant this morning before 36th District Court Magistrate Dawn White. The probable cause conference is scheduled for June 24, 2016 at 8:30 a.m.; the preliminary examination is scheduled for June 29, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Both hearings are before Judge Shannon Holmes in 36th District Court. The defendant received a $1M bond.
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