GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - The unprecedented events that unfolded Thursday afternoon affected Grand Rapids and West Michigan in many ways.
Rodrick Dantzler - accused of slaying seven people, including his own daughter - led police on a high-speed, wrong-way chase on a busy highway before bursting into a home and taking three hostages, then keeping police at bay before taking his own life.
The action played out in real time on-air and online.
Friday night, WOOD TV8 took a look at the events in the case from the moment it began through now.
Click the videos to the left to watch the 24 Hour News 8 Special -- Shooting Rampage: Standing Strong.
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Jahleel Hoskins has pleaded guilty to several charges, including second-degree murder, in the death of his girlfriend, Latrice Maze.
It all started with an ad on Craigslist and a West Michigan man who was trying to get rid of one single Christmas tree. But it resulted in 40 families looking forward to a brighter holiday.
Douglas Kacos, the owner of the New Beginnings restaurant chain, has pleaded guilty to money laundering.