Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The acting president of Michigan State University Satish Udpa suffered what officials are calling a “health incident” during commencement ceremonies in East Lansing. Udpa was taken to a hospital after falling on stage Friday. The nature of Udpa’s health problem wasn’t immediately revealed. Udpa, university administrator and former engineering dean, was named acting president in January after the forced resignation of interim President John Engler.
DETROIT (AP) — Land deals that will allow Fiat Chrysler to build a new assembly plant in Detroit are expected to cost the city and state about $107 million. Mayor Mike Duggan released details Friday of agreements reached for nearly 215 acres on the city’s eastside that the automaker wants as part of a $1.6 billion investment.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge has rejected a six-month freeze in the involuntary manslaughter case of Michigan’s former health director, who is the highest-ranking official charged in the Flint water scandal. A new team of prosecutors wanted more time to assess and collect evidence after learning about 23 boxes of records in a state basement. But Judge Joseph Farah says the discovery has no practical impact on his next step. Farah must decide whether to affirm or throw out a decision to send Nick Lyon to trial.
DETROIT (AP) — A 35-year-old Detroit man has been charged in the fatal shooting of his father and wounding of his mother. The Wayne County prosecutor’s office says Alton Lyons was arraigned Friday on first-degree murder, assault with intent to murder and gun charges. Lyons was arrested Wednesday outside his parents’ northwest Detroit home. The body of 60-year-old Ardel Hough was found inside the home by police. Officers also found 64-year-old Melissa Hough suffering from a gunshot wound to her body.