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.
Investigators say Fradeneck planned to kill himself and said he wanted his family dead “to spare them the heartache” of his death.
Deputies investigating a welfare complaint found 30-year-old Lindsey Mauti dead on the floor of her garage.
Officers found what appeared to be blood splatter on the door and then forced their way into the home.
Police have a man in custody who, according to reports, killed his wife in front of their two young children.
Investigators have said that a dispute over presidential politics triggered the fight.
A district judge ruled Tuesday that there’s enough evidence to try Timothy Fradeneck on first-degree murder and other charges.
The Macomb County Circuit Court jury on Monday convicted Donna Scrivo of first-degree murder and mutilation of a body.
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.
Brian Roberts of Kalamazoo was convicted earlier this month of first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of Nehemiah Dodd.