On Friday September 8th, 2017, after 12:00 p.m., on I-75, it is alleged that Sherard refused to stop his car when ordered by Detroit police officers riding in a fully marked police cruiser. It is further alleged that Derronn Sherard abandoned his car and fled on foot across several lanes of traffic on I-75.
He has been charged with Fleeing and Eluding the Police Third Degree, Resisting and Obstructing the Police, Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, and Possession of Marijuana.
Derronn Sherard is the main suspect in a deadly shooting in Southwest Detroit. No charges have been filed as of yet in that case.
Sherard was out on parole at the time of his arrest on the roof of that minivan on I-75. He has previous convictions for:
- Stolen Property – Receiving/Concealing $20,000 or More
- Police Officer – Fleeing – Third Degree – Vehicle Code
Sherard was arraigned on September 11th, 2017, in 36th District Court, and received a $75,000 cash/surety bond. His preliminary examination is on September 18th, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.