Jonathan Hoffman

Sandra Layne in court. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Grandmother Faces Trial In Teen Grandson’s Murder

A 75-year-old West Bloomfield woman has been bound over for trial in the fatal shooting of her 17-year-old grandson in their condo in May.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2012

Sandra Layne in court. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Attorney Says Teen Killed By Grandmother Was ‘Out Of Control’

“Grandmothers don’t like to give up on grandchildren, mothers and fathers give up, but not grandmothers,” attorney Jerome Sabbota said.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–05/23/2012

Family and friends are seen at Jonathan Hoffman's funeral service in Southfield. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting).

Police Still Scratching Their Heads As Slain Teen Is Laid To Rest

Police were still trying to determine what led a 74-year-old Michigan woman to shoot her 17-year-old grandson, as dozens of his classmates and relatives gathered Tuesday for the boy’s funeral.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2012

Sandra Layne in court. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Grandmother Charged In Teen’s Shooting Death

A 74-year-old woman has been charged with open murder in the shooting death of her 17-year-old grandson in West Bloomfield.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2012

Gates at the entrance to the W. Bloomfield home where Jonathan Hoffman was killed. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Funeral Services Set For Murdered West Bloomfield Teen

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at the Ira Kaufman Chapel in Southfield at 11 a.m. for a 17-year-old boy who was allegedly shot to death by his grandmother Friday night. The unidentified grandmother may soon face charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2012