The Week That Was In Windsor News: June 24th – 30th 2012
Sunday July 1st, 2012
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Summer officially got under way this week, as the skies sparkled over Windsor’s Riverfront Monday night as thousands of Windsorites sat by the river and were dazzled by the 54th annual Detroit River Fireworks.
Ricardo Rudolph Daley aged 22 years of age of Windsor is charged with attempt murder, assault, two counts of assault with a Weapon and possession of a weapon dangerous to Public Peace after a machete attach Sunday.
Firefighters responded to multiple reports of heavy smoke coming from a house in the 1100 block of Wyandotte East shortly before 11pm Tuesday night. Firefighters found fire in the basement and reported that the fire appears to have originated in the electrical panel.
On Wednesday a 2009 white Chevrolet pick up truck was travelling southbound on County Road 35 when it collided with a westbound freight train. The wigwag lights and train horn were activated when the pick up crossed over the tracks. The male driver a 42 year old from Stoney Point was transported to hospital with minor injuries, and has since been charged.
Detroit firefighters battles a major blaze at an abandoned storage facility near the Ambassador Bridge west of Downtown Detroit Friday afternoon. The fire started minutes before 4pm at the vacant Don Miller Land Storage Company on Fort Street.
Windsor Firefighters extinguished a fire on a balcony in Walkerville late Friday evening. Firefighters were called to the 1000 block of Hall around 5:10pm for neighbours reporting a balcony on fire.