Beating Murder

(credit: WWJ Newsradio 950) File

Detroit Police: Alcohol Apparently A Factor In Fatal Beating

Two men were badly beaten, and one of them died at a home on the city’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

Mitchell Young (C) in Oakland County Circuit Court. (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

Young Guilty On All Counts In Cipriano Beating Murder

Mitchell Young faces life in prison without parole,

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2013

Mitchell Young (C) in Oakland County Circuit Court. (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

Final Arguments In Cipriano Murder Trial: ‘He Went There To Kill’

The jury will receive final instructions before beginning deliberations on Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2013

Mitchell Young, left, and Tucker Cipriano. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ, File)

Friend Takes Stand In Cipriano Murder Trial

The plot to kill the Cipriano family was outlined this morning during the trial of a young man accused of murder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

Tucker Cipriano is seen in court on June 17. (credit: CBS Detroit)

Farmington Hills Man Pleads In Father’s Beating Death

Tucker Cipriano has pleaded no contest to felony murder, accepting life in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

Tucker Cipriano is seen at a pre-trial hearing in December, 2012. (credit: WWJ/Sandra McNeil)

Jury Picked In Cipriano Murder Trial

A jury has been selected in the trial of a young Farmington Hills man charged with murder in the baseball bat beating death of his adoptive father.


Mitchell Young, left, and Tucker Cipriano. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Victim’s Brother Presses For Plea Deal, Slams Prosecutor, In Farmington Hills Murder Case

The family of a Farmington Hills man, allegedly beaten to death by his adopted son, is squaring off against the Oakland County Prosecutor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2013

Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper ar right (WWJ/Sandra McNeill, File)

Jessica Cooper Response To Call For Plea Deal In Cipriano Case

Statement of Jessica Cooper, Oakland County Prosecutor. In response to request for comment on the Cipriano matter:


Mitchell Young, left, and Tucker Cipriano. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ, File)

Only Some Crime Scene, Autopsy Photos Allowed In Cipriano Trial

Defense attorney Michael McCarthy said the photos are some of the most gruesome he’s ever seen.


Tucker Cipriano, left. Mitchell Young, right. (Booking photos)

2 Face Trial In Fatal Farmington Hills Family Beating

A forensic pathologist took the witness stand in hearing that ultimately determine that Tucker Cipriano and Mitchell Young will stand trial in the beating attacks on Cipriano’s father, mother and brother.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2012