Police in Saginaw report no summer homicides - WNEM TV 5

Police in Saginaw report no summer homicides

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SAGINAW, MI (AP) -

Police in Saginaw said the city had no homicides between Memorial Day and Labor Day for the first time in decades, according to Police Chief Bob Ruth.

Although a 41-year-old was fatally shot four days after Labor Day, the unofficial end to summer.

Saginaw had at least one homicide each summer, from 1970 through 2016. The city had 10 each in 2012 and 2013 and five last year.

Saginaw has a population of roughly 49,000.

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