Troy Police seek help finding homicide suspect in gas station murder on Rochester Road

The Troy Police Department need your help finding the homicide suspect thought to be involved in the murder of Athir Putres. Last week, Purtres was killed at the Clark Gas Station located at 6951 Rochester Road. Here is the press release from Troy Police along with a sketch of the suspect: HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION---SUSPECT COMPOSITE With special thanks to the media for helping us to get our message out earlier in the week, the occupants of the Black Buick have contacted us.  They have … [Read more...]

Rochester, Troy PD accepts old prescriptions for disposal

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day 2013: Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. If you have been looking for a reason to clean out your medicine cabinet to rid your shelves of all expired, unused or just unwanted pill bottles, now you have a set date for when you can do it. This Saturday, Oct. 26, the Rochester Police Department will participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day by accepting all unwanted medications at the station from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The department is pairing … [Read more...]

Crime Files: Updates from the Rochester and Rochester Hills police departments

Here are some of the latest crime updates from the Rochester Hills Police Department as well as a special report sent from the Troy Police Department. (As of Tuesday, Rochester PD has been rather quiet this week, Police Chief Steven Schettenhelm said.) Man on parole for CA home invasions arrested in Rochester Hills for string of 15-20 Michigan burglaries On Tuesday, March 26, officers from three different units arrested D’Mario Darrell Thornton, a 32-year-old Sterling Heights resident … [Read more...]