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Michigan Ex-Con Gets Life Without Parole In 2 Killings

Leon Means pleaded no contest April 28 to two counts of first-degree murder in the slayings of Anna Lawson, 63, and Judy Bushman, 62.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

Timothy Fradeneck appears in court for an arraignment (credit: Jon Hewett)

Psychological Exam For Man In Slayings Of Wife, 2 Children

Investigators say Fradeneck planned to kill himself and said he wanted his family dead “to spare them the heartache” of his death.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

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Man Charged With Murder After Allegedly Beating Wife, Dog To Death With Baseball Bat

Deputies investigating a welfare complaint found 30-year-old Lindsey Mauti dead on the floor of her garage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2015

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Woman, Dog Found Beaten To Death In Independence Township

Officers found what appeared to be blood splatter on the door and then forced their way into the home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2015

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Reports: Man Kills Wife In Front Of Their 2 Young Children

Police have a man in custody who, according to reports, killed his wife in front of their two young children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2015

Tewana Sullivan (Booking photo)

Woman Pleads Guilty In Drunken, Politics-Fueled Crockpot Killing

Investigators have said that a dispute over presidential politics triggered the fight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2015

Timothy Fradeneck appears in court for an arraignment (credit: Jon Hewett)

Man Accused Of Strangling Wife, 2 Kids With USB Cord Ordered To Stand Trial

A district judge ruled Tuesday that there’s enough evidence to try Timothy Fradeneck on first-degree murder and other charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2015

Donna Scrivo is seen in court on May 6, 2014. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ)

Woman Guilty Of Murder In Death, Dismemberment Of Adult Son

The Macomb County Circuit Court jury on Monday convicted Donna Scrivo of first-degree murder and mutilation of a body.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

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13-Year-Old Boy Ruled Competent For Trial In Fatal Playground Stabbing

A judge says a 13-year-old boy is competent for trial in the fatal stabbing of a 9-year-old boy at a west Michigan playground.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

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Man Sentenced To Life In Prison In Slaying Of 2-Year-Old Son

Brian Roberts of Kalamazoo was convicted earlier this month of first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of Nehemiah Dodd.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015