Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EST
INKSTER, Mich. (AP) — State police say a Detroit-area man is in critical condition after being hit in the head by a stray bullet fired from more than a half-block away. The 28-year-old man was in an upstairs bedroom in Inkster when he was hit Saturday night. Family members and neighbors say they heard at least four shots before two vehicles drove away.
DETROIT (AP) — SUVs and a big pickup truck will get top billing at Detroit’s auto show this year, but there are some surprise sports cars and electric vehicles on the agenda. Press days for the show begin Monday, although there are a couple of unveils set for before the show starts. The most popular vehicle of the bunch is the Ford Explorer, revealed ahead of the show Wednesday night. There’s also a new Cadillac three-row people hauler, and Toyota is reviving its Supra sports car.
DETROIT (AP) — A boil-water advisory has been posted for downtown Detroit after a water main break. The area includes hotels and Cobo Center, where the annual auto show is opening this week for news media from around the world. Drinking fountains at the convention hall were turned off Sunday. No one will lose water service, but pressure could be low. In addition, people should boil water before drinking it or use bottled water. The boil-water advisory could last until Thursday.
DETROIT (AP) — Mental illness has been a factor in many conflicts that led to deaths of Michigan police officers or the fatal police shooting of civilians. MLive.com reviewed police reports, court records and newspaper archives to find that 33 of the 87 people killed by police in the past five years had a history or signs of mental illness. MLive.com’s review of 43 officers who were slain in the past two decades found 13 were killed by people who showed signs of mental illness.