Detroit-Area Man Gets 17 Years in Porch Shooting

ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — A suburban Detroit man was sentenced Wednesday to at least 17 years in prison for killing an unarmed woman who appeared on his porch before dawn. Theodore Wafer was convicted of second-degree murder in the Nov. 2 death Read More


Man Who Shot Woman on Porch Will Face Murder Trial

ED WHITE, Associated Press DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area man who fatally shot a drunk, unarmed woman on his porch will stand trial for second-degree murder, a judge said Thursday, rejecting a self-defense argument for the killer’s “bad choice.” There is no dispute Read More


Protesters Call for Justice after Porch Killing

DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Michigan (AP) — Protesters and civil rights groups are calling for justice after a suburban Detroit homeowner fatally shot a 19-year-old African-American woman in the face on the porch of his home. No charges have been filed after authorities said Renisha McBride was Read More