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Joseph Gray Charged in October 2017 Highland Park Homicide Case

Today Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Joseph Gray, 37, (DOB: 09/29/1980), of Detroit, in connection with the homicide of Oliver Oldes, 62, of Highland Park. On October 31, 2017 at 11:00 p.m. it is alleged that Gray fatally stabbed Oldes in his apartment located in the 1100 block of West McNichols in Highland Park. It is alleged that Gray demanded money from Oldes and when he refused Oldes stabbed him to death.

Gray has been charged with First Degree Murder*. Gray was arraigned and remanded to jail in 30th District Court before Judge Bridget Officer. The probable cause conference on is on May 1, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

*The charges are allegations unless and until the defendant is convicted.

Joseph Gray Charged in December 2015 Homicide

On Friday, April 6, 2018 Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Joseph Ivan Gray, 37, (DOB: 09/29/1980), of Detroit, in connection with the homicide of Korteze Woods, 30, also of Detroit.On December 17, 2015, at approximately 7:59 a.m., Detroit Police officers were dispatched to Intervale Street and Meyers Road to investigate a body in a vehicle. Medics were also dispatched to the scene and pronounced Woods dead at the scene. Investigation by the Detroit Police Department of the incident led to the arrest of the defendant. The facts and evidence in the case will be presented in court at the preliminary examination.

Gray has been charged with Murder - First Degree, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Felony Firearm*. Gray was arraigned on the warrant on April 7, 2018 before 34th District Court Magistrate Allen Hindman. The probable cause conference was held today and the new preliminary examination date is scheduled for May 2, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. before Judge Lydia Nance Adams in 36th District Court.

*The charges are allegations unless and until the defendant is convicted.

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