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Sterling Heights Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Transgender Woman In Detroit

Bond was set at $1 million.

December 10, 2018 - 10:42 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) -- The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office has charged 46-year-old Albert Weathers of Sterling Heights, with the murder of 36-year-old Kelly Stough. 

Stough, a transgender woman, was found dead by police in the area of East McNichols and Brush streets on Dec7.

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A police investigation led to Weathers' arraignment on Monday.

He is charged with open murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.

Weathers' bond was set at $1 million cash/surety.

A probable cause conference is scheduled for December 20th.