October 22, 2020
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Detroit officers on patrol collide with another car, crash into church

A Detroit police scout car collided with another vehicle and crashed into a building Friday on the city’s east side, investigators said.

At about 8 p.m., the Seventh Precinct patrol officers “were traveling south on Garland near E. Warren when they collided in the intersection” with a Pontiac G6 headed east,  the Police Department said in a statement.

The impact caused the scout car to crash into a nearby church, according to the release. 

Medics transported both officers and the other driver to a hospital for injuries that

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Man arrested after being caught with car stolen from Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson

A 31-year-old man is facing felony charges after he was caught working on a stolen car that belonged to former Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson. 

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Former Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson reports car stolen, 1 arrested

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A 31-year-old man is facing felony charges after he was caught working on a stolen car that belonged to former Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson. 

Darnell Eddie Smith, of Detroit, is charged with operating a chop shop and receiving and concealing stolen property over $20,000, according to Wayne County authorities.   

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