Jeffrey Willis has been ordered to stand trial for the kidnapping and murder of Jessica Heeringa, who vanished more than three years ago.
Police said they saw through the home’s windows that the man was carrying a long gun.
During the third day of testimony in Jeffrey Willis’ preliminary hearing, the prosecutor focused on proving that Jessica Heeringa is dead.
A dog and her four newborn puppies are receiving love and care after they were discovered abandoned in the middle of a winter storm.
Nelson Elementary is a “priority school,” but with the help of more than $2.2 million, its principal hopes to drop that title soon.
A few flurries will linger Monday, but it will be generally dry.
It’s been nearly three months since someone set a Maranatha house on fire while its owners were away.
A prosecutor says he has evidence that Jeffrey Willis was a copycat killer following the lead of a pair of murderers from decades ago.
The call came in as a kitchen fire — routine for firefighters in most circumstances. But this fire was anything but routine.
A Muskegon County middle schooler will compete in the National Junior Olympic Championship this weekend.
The father of Rebekah Bletsch is concerned about how Willis’ defense attorney is talking about Jessica Heeringa.
A judge heard from 13 witnesses Tuesday as he prepared to decide if there is enough evidence to send Jeffrey Willis to trial for murder.
Jeffrey Willis appeared in a courtroom alongside his lawyer, who argued the two crimes cannot be connected.
Power outage problems caused by the new snowfall continued into Monday, with thousands in the dark.
The trial for the 2014 murder of Rebekah Bletsch has been delayed after the suspect, Jeffrey Willis, claimed his rights were violated.