Rappers who disappeared on the East Side turn up dead in Highland Park. Free Press reporter Andrea Sahouri tells Shawn and ML how it went down, while Marc is missing and Joe puts out a BOLO.
Marley Whoop, B12 and Juggs disappeared on Jan. 21, shortly after their gig at a social club near Gratiot and Seven Mile got cancelled. They turned up dead two weeks later in the basement of an abandoned building in Highland Park. Free Press reporter Andrea Sahouri details the search for the three men, one of whom recently got out of prison and hoped to launch a career as a rapper. https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/wayne/2023/02/02/bodies-found-in-highland-park-missing-rapper/69868389007/
There was no sign of the rappers after their gig fizzled, but their car kept popping up all over Warren. Andrea tells ML and Shawn how police tracked it.
Officially, police aren’t saying who killed the men. But Andrea thinks they know more than they’re saying. Listen to hear her explanation.
Andrea was one of many Free Pres reporters who helped cover the aftermath of the shootings at MSU. She shares what it was like to speak to the family of one of the victims. It is a very moving and insightful experience you won’t want to miss.
Our NIL MSU athlete Kaleena Kniess zooms in to discuss her column in the Free Press about what life has been like for students in the aftermath of the shootings at MSU. It’s a powerful piece you don’t want to miss. Here’s a link: https://www.freep.com/story/opinion/contributors/2023/02/18/msu-campus-shooting-michigan-state-student/69911678007/
ML spent Friday night at The Nuthouse in Lansing – a real bar – checking out the future of the Michigan Republican Party. Then he spent Saturday watching Republicans pick their new leader. Here is what he saw:
Shawn was at the Crisler Arena in Ann Arbor for the MSU-UM basketball game on Saturday night. Check out what he wrote:
GEEK OF THE WEEK
A man who attacked a police officer on Jan. 6 admits that he screwed up and is awaiting sentencing. That’s a felony rap. In the meantime, we sentence him to be our GOW.
For Black History Month Bad Brains check into the New Wave suite to perform “Sacred Love.”
MSU, Lincoln Navigators and more landed in our InBox last week. Listen and learn what is on our audience’s minds.
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