60 new charges for roadway shooting suspect, facing life - Fox 2 News Headlines

60 new charges for roadway shooting suspect, facing life

Posted: Updated:
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (myFOXDetroit.com) -

The man accused of the shooting spree known for targeting drivers along the I-96 corridor was arraigned on 60 new charges.

Raulie Casteel, 43, now faces assault with intent to murder, felony firearms, felonious assault, discharging a weapon from a vehicle, and felonious possession of a firearm.

District Judge Dennis Powers also denied bond for the attempted murder charges, which also carries the possibility of life in prison.

Police found a spent shell casing in the windshield wiper track of his vehicle, a 2009 Chevy Malibu. The weapon has also been matched with some of the shootings.

Casteel was arrested at his home in Wixom on Monday, November 5th. Just a short couple days later he was arraigned on charges for the shooting incident on October 18th.

The October 18th charges are:

Count 1: Assault with a dangerous weapon (felonious assault)
Count 2: Weapons - felony firearm
Count 3: Weapons - dangerous weapon
Count 4: Weapons - felony firearm
Count 5: Weapons - firearm- discharge from vehicle
Count 6: Weapons - felony firearm

 

No motive has been disclosed yet for these two dozen shootings that injured one person.

 

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • President Carter to visit Detroit

    President Carter to visit Detroit

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:31:15 GMT
    Fox 2 News Morning LogoFox 2 News Morning Logo
    Ex-President Jimmy Carter and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder are among the dignitaries scheduled to speak in Detroit at the annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America.
    Ex-President Jimmy Carter and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder are among the dignitaries scheduled to speak in Detroit at the annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America.
  • Health Works: Caring for adults with autism

    Health Works: Caring for adults with autism

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:29 AM EDT2014-08-29 04:29:16 GMT
    Often the focus for children with autism is giving them special therapy and treatment - but that often ends when they become adults. Now, there is a real effort to change that.
    Often the focus for children with autism is giving them special therapy and treatment - but that often ends when they become adults. Now, there is a real effort to change that.
  • Buffet heir foundation buys Rosa Parks archive

    Buffet heir foundation buys Rosa Parks archive

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 03:53:59 GMT
    Civil rights icon Rosa Park's legacy will live on, thanks to a generous donation from one of the wealthiest families in America.
    Civil rights icon Rosa Park's legacy will live on, thanks to a generous donation from one of the wealthiest families in America.
Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices