Criminal records show Rodney Ross, the 30-year-old man at the center of yesterday's deadly manhunt in South Bend, who shot and injured both a SWAT team officer and a county K-9, was granted an early release from prison in 2019.
Three days removed from a frantic scene at University Park Mall resulting in the murder of 23-year-old Delaney Crosby, investigators are still looking to track down the shooter that pulled the trigger.
One week into an expanded partnership between the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety and Michigan State Police, over 30 arrests have been made in Benton Harbor including: 7 arrests for violation of parole or probation, 8 arrests for misdemeanor warrants, and 10 arrests for felony warrants.
Cass County, Michigan resident Edward Jones says he's gone to great lengths to catch the grave robber who's been taking items from his wife's final resting place. He says it's not about the $15 birdfeeders that keep going missing, but bring the person to justice who's desecrated his wife's grave.
On Thursday, 35-year-old Duane Longacre was arraigned in court via video, after police say witnesses saw him kill a woman with a machete Sunday, and had some disturbing and shocking words for the judge: