Dearborn Heights police officer found dead in garage identified

"He was a dedicated veteran of the department, and a respected, valued and well-liked member of the Dearborn Heights family of employees. John will be missed by all who worked with him. On behalf of both the employees and residents of the City of Dearborn Heights. I offer my sincere condolences, my thoughts and my prayers to his family."

A release said that information regarding the incident will be released by police as details become available.