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Hopkins too much for Kelloggsville


HOPKINS, Mich. (WZZM) -- Hopkins raced out to a 16-0 lead in the first quarter and coasted past Kelloggsville 36-6 Friday night.

It was the second straight OK Silver Conference win for the Vikings, who improved to 4-1.

The Rockets, who got a late touchdown from Austin Spartling, dropped to 3-2. on the season.


Calvin Christian hands Godwin Heights first loss


GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WZZM) -- Calvin Christian squandered a 15-point lead, but rallied to knock off previously unbeaten Godwin Heights 29-28 Friday night.

The Wolverines (4-1) scored 22 consecutive points after trailing 22-6, but the Squires scored the eventual game winner in the third quarter on a 24-yard touchdown pass from Austin Heeres to Troy DeGroot.

Heeres completed 16 of 27 for 148 yards and two touchdowns.


Driver leads police on high-speed chase


WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Police have arrested a driver who led them on a high speed chase through Wyoming.

It started shortly after 4 a.m. Friday, when officers were going after a stolen car.

The driver led them along Prairie Parkway at speeds of up to 70 miles an hour. At one point, the driver tried to run a police officer off the road.

Investigators caught the driver near Prairie Parkway and Michael Avenue after a short foot chase.

We have a crew headed to the scene, and will have developments online and on the WZZM 13 Morning News.


Wyoming apartment fire contained to one unit


WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Crews are determining what caused an early morning fire in a Wyoming apartment building.

It happened around 2:45 Friday morning in an apartment complex on Burton southwest near Collingwood. Police officers were the first on scene, spotting smoke and flames coming from one of the units. They helped people get out of the building.

Firefighters kept the fire to just one apartment. No one was injured.


Police: Man arrested after threatening city workers on his property


WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- A 48-year-old Wyoming man was arrested Monday after threatening city employees and refusing to allow them onto his property.

Around 10:15 a.m. Monday, police officers went to a home in the 3700 block of Francis to help inspectors execute a search warrant and take trash and disabled vehicles from the home's yard.

Investigators say the home owner became confrontational and threatened officials on the scene. He then went inside and refused to let city workers be on the property.

Authorities got a warrant, and after about six hours of negotiations, the man was taken into custody. He's been lodged at the Kent County jail and is awaiting charges.


Man found dead behind Wyoming store identified


WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Police are still waiting for toxicology reports in their investigation into the death of a man whose body was found last Wednesday behind a grocery store.

The man was found behind the ALDI store at 289 54th Street in Wyoming. Employees reported seeing a man they thought was sleeping. Responding officers discovered the man was dead, but they found no sign of foul play.

Investigators on Monday identified the man as 59-year-old Terrance Lee Purcell of Kentwood. His cause of death hasn't yet been officially determined; authorities say the case is not suspicious.


Students' sex photos could lead to child porn charges


WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Wyoming police are investigating sexually-explicit photos apparently involving underage Grandville students.

Grandville police on Monday referred the case to Wyoming, since it appears the photos were taken there.

Wyoming's Captain Kim Koster told WZZM 13 investigators have several people to interview.

She said the photos, recently shared on social media, could lead to criminal charges. Anyone who took the photos could be charged with producing child pornography, while people who shared them could be charged with distributing child pornography.