child death

James Everett Lawrence Nelson (Facebook photo)

Autopsy: Child Left In Van Died Of Heat Stroke

Investigators say the boy may have been left in the van for as many as 11 hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013


4-Year-Old Dies After Falling Into Farm Tank

A 4-year-old boy has died after apparently falling into a tank used to collect animal waste at a Michigan dairy farm, and a special review team is being appointed to prevent similar accidents, authorities said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

Donald Raleigh (Booking Photo)

Man Gets Life Sentence In Death Of 4-Month-Old Boy

A 27-year-old Oakland County man will spend the rest of his life in prison in the death of his ex-girlfriend’s 4-month-old son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2013

Michael James Curtiss (Booking photo)

Long Prison Sentence For Ypsilanti Man In Toddler’s Death

A Washtenaw County man has been sentenced to at least 30 years in prison for the death of his girlfriend’s 14-month-old son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2013

Westland Dad Gets 27-60 Years For Killing 3-Month-Old Son

A Westland man has received a 27- to 60-year prison sentence in the beating death of his 3-month-old son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Michael James Curtiss (Booking photo)

Man Pleads No Contest To Killing Girlfriend’s Baby

Just hours before his trial was scheduled to begin, a Ypsilanti Township man accepted a plea deal in the death of his girlfriend’s 1-year-old son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2013


Westland Dad Pleads In Beating Death Of 3-Month-Old Son

A Westland man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the beating death of his 3-month-old son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2013

Mom Gets 3-15 Years In Death Of Infant Daughter

A 23-year-old southern Michigan woman has been sentenced to three to 15 years in prison in the death of her 5-month-old daughter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

David Widzinski (Twitter Photo)

Autopsy Shows Detroit Catholic Central Athlete Died Of Natural Causes

An autopsy report has confirmed that David Widzinski, the 16-year-old star athlete from Detroit Catholic Central High School who was found dead in December, died of natural causes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013

Woman Pleads No Contest In Death Of Infant Daughter

An autopsy determined that the infant died of “enormous traumatic injuries — blunt force injuries to the head.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2013