Farmington Hills Murder

A balloon is tied to police tape as part of an impromptu memorial outside a party store, two days after the owner was murdered. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Police Arrest Suspect In Murder Of Farmington Hills Party Store Owner

Police confirm that a 43-year-old Detroiter has been arrested in connection with the murder of 59-year-old Duraid Lossia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2013

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

Cipriano Murder Trial Set To Begin

Jury selection is scheduled to get underway Monday morning in a shocking murder case out of Farmington Hills; the baseball bat killing of a husband and father, allegedly at the hands of his own son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2013

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

Cipriano Says He Took Several Drugs On Day Of Baseball Bat Attacks

A judge has shot down an attempt by Tucker Cipriano to have his confession thrown out of court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012

Tucker Cipriano awaits a court hearing. (credit: Marie Osborne, WWJ)

Prosecutor To Judge: Tucker Cipriano Competent To Stand Trial

Prosecutors told the judge that a forensic exam found Tucker Cipriano competent to stand trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

Robert Cipriano (left); Tucker Cipriano.

Cipriano’s Attorney Awaits Results Of Competency Exam

Nineteen-year-old Tucker Cipriano and accomplice Mitchell Young appeared separately in Oakland County Court Tuesday on murder charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Tucker Cipriano appears with defense attorney Mitchell Ribitwer via video monitor from the Oakland County Jail. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Attorney May Ask To Move Cipriano Case

“This young man was, at least the information I have, he was hallucinating and he was having some issues in respect to having a clear mind and a clear head. Some of the things that occurred, he might not even remember,” Cipriano’s attorney said.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–05/24/2012

A family photo of Rose and Bob Cipriano is posted on a Facebook page where supporters are urged to leave messages of prayer and hope. (Facebook photo)

Facebook Offers Support Messages, Updates On Cipriano Survivors

“Rose was serenaded with some guitar/harmonica music from her big brother Pat today. She was smiling and even tapping her foot a bit. Salvatore has a baseball in each hand,” family member Ariel Trahan wrote on the page.

CBS Detroit–05/03/2012

Robert Cipriano (left); Tucker Cipriano.

Funeral Set For Victim In Farmington Hills Bat Attack

In the statement released Friday afternoon, the Cipriano family said, “The family is grateful for the abundance of love, support, and prayers from their community.”

CBS Detroit–04/20/2012

A prayer service for the Cipriano family takes place at St. Fabian Catholic Church. (WWJ: Mike Campbell)

Prayer Service For Cipriano Family Draws Community Of Friends

A prayer service for the Cipriano family drew over a hundred adults and children Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012