01/02/2012 09:16 am ET

Metro Detroit's First Baby in 2012 Has a Ferndale Mother

Keveon James Butler was the first metro Detroit baby born in 2012 and his mother hails from Ferndale.

Michelle Hargitt, 33, gave birth to the Keveon, a 7-pound, 3.4-ounce, bouncing baby boy at Detroit's Sinai-Grace Hospital soon after the clock hit midnight, at 12:02 a.m., according to the hospital's press secretary Tiffany Jones.

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