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James Brown (Credit: Macomb County Jail/Booking Photo)

Man Convicted Of Killing 4 Women From Escort Site

“… He obviously got a thrill out of it,” Macomb County prosecutor Eric Smith said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2014

James Brown (Credit: Macomb County Jail/Booking Photo)

Jury Returns Friday In Deaths Linked To Escort Ads

There is no quick verdict in the trial of a Detroit-area man charged with killing four women who met him through online escort ads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

James Brown (Credit: Macomb County Jail/Booking Photo)

‘Backpage Murder’ Trial Opens, Ruling Could Take Weeks

Police believe Brown killed the women in pairs in the basement of his Sterling Heights home while his mother slept upstairs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Jury Selection Begins In ‘Backpage Murder’ Case

The Sterling Heights man told police that he fell asleep and simply found the women lifeless when he woke up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2014

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

February Trial Set In ‘Backpage Muder’ Case

A trial will start next year for a metro Detroit man accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads in 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2013

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Lawyer Wants To Beef Up Defense In ‘Backpage Murders’

An attorney wants more help to defend a Macomb County man who is accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2013

James Brown appears in court with attorney Jeff Cojocar in 2012. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Charlie Langton: Murder Suspect May Have Sat On Victims

Pre-trial testimony indicates that a 6’10”, 350-pound man may have sat on and smothered two suspected escorts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2013

Detroit’s Most Horrific Crimes Of 2012

From a murder that shocked tony Grosse Pointe to the death of a hapless baby girl and a bloody family attack that left a suburban father dead and a community mourning — there was a plethora of grisly crime in metro Detroit in 2012.

CBS Detroit–01/01/2013

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