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Ohio Judge Sentences Mich. Man In Corpse Abuse Case

An Ohio judge has sentenced a Michigan man to one year in prison after he was found guilty of sexually abusing a dead woman’s body when he worked at a funeral home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

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Gunshot Wound Goes Unnoticed On Dead Detroit Man

A gunshot wound went unnoticed on the body of a 59-year-old Detroit man until a funeral home prepared to embalm the body, hampering a police investigation into the death.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2012

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Cremated Remains Found In Basement To Be Buried

The remains of more than 100 people were found overall, and Roseville Police Detective Mark Pratt spent more than a year tracking down their families. He was unable to locate relatives for about 40.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

Funeral Home Employee Charged With Fondling Dead Body

A Temperance, Michigan man has been indicted in Ohio on an abuse of a corpse charge following accusations that he fondled a dead woman’s body when he worked at a funeral home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012

Mich. Man Arrested In Ohio On Corpse Abuse Charge

Police have arrested a Michigan man on a charge of abusing a corpse at a Toledo funeral home where two relatives of the deceased said they were offered a free funeral and casket for their loved one in exchange for not going to authorities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

Michigan Funeral Director Charged In Fraud Case

Authorities say a Michigan funeral director collected money for prepaid funerals but didn’t put the money into escrow accounts as required by law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2012

Funeral Home Manager Charged With Racketeering, Embezzlement

According to the Michigan Attorney General, a former Bay City business manager allegedly embezzled at least $436,000 in pre-paid funeral funds and insurance premiums.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

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Judge Delays Sentence For Funeral Home Scammers

A Roseville funeral director and his wife, accused of spending prepaid funeral dollars on a lavish lifestyle, have been given a deferred sentence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011


Sentencing Delayed For Funeral Home Scammers

Owners of a Roseville funeral home who pleaded guilty to bilking clients out of thousands of dollars in pre-paid funeral contracts will be free at least until next month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011

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Funeral Home Scammers Plead Guilty

Two funeral home owners have pleaded guilty to spending customers’ money instead of putting it in escrow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2011