Ypsilanti Man Charged in Q-Line Incident

On August 14, 2018, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Winston Lee Quiney, 30 (DOB: 07/18/1988), of Ypsilanti, MI, in connection with breaking windows at two Q-Line Stations as well as Comerica Park.

On August 6, 2018, Detroit police officers responded to multiple calls of broken windows. At 2:13 a.m., it is alleged that the defendant broke windows at the Q-Line Adelaide Station and more windows at the Q-Line Montcalm station with a sledgehammer. Detroit police officers also responded to Comerica Park security who reported windows broken at Comerica Park in the 2100 block of Witherell in Detroit. It is alleged that the defendant broke the windows with a sledgehammer. Investigation by the officers led to the arrest of Quiney around 4:30 the same morning.

Quiney has been charged with: two counts of Malicious Destruction of a Building $1000-$2000 and Malicious Destruction of Personal Property $1,000 - $20,000*. Quiney was arraigned on August 14, 2018 before 36th District Court Magistrate Millicent Sherman. pre-trial is scheduled for August 21, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. before Judge Dana Hathaway in 36th District Court. An exam is scheduled for August 28, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. The defendant received a $25,000/10% bond.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.