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Alphonso Jackson is arraigned via video. (credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ)

Elderly Detroit Man Pleads Guilty In Dismemberment Case

A 73-year-old Detroit man faces up to 20 years in prison in the slaying of a woman whose dismembered body was found in his bathtub.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2014

Police tape off the area around the Country Place Condos in Novi. (Credit: Chrystal Knight/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Ex-Con In Custody After Elderly Novi Woman Found Dead In Condo

Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of an elderly woman who was found murdered inside her condo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2014

Bob Bashara is seen in Wayne County Circuit Court. (credit: WWJ/Vickie Thomas, File)

Judge: No Laptop In Jail For Bob Bashara

He said it would be helpful to prepare for trial, but prosecutors objected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2014

(credit: Oakland County Sheriff's Office)

Life Without Parole For Man Who Raped, Strangled Woman

Bobby Taylor was convicted of killing Rosaline Lee, and dumping her body in a local lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2014

John Britt bows his head to say a prayer outside Tom's Party Store, where owner "Dave" Loccia was killed. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

No Arrests In Murder Of Farmington Hills Party Store Owner

Farmington Hills police are combing through evidence looking for a solid lead in the murder of a popular party store owner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2013

Samuel Ambrose (Booking Photo, 2012)

1979 Murder Case May Be Reopened In Convict’s Favor

In an unusual case, a federal judge is recommending that a convicted killer from Wayne County be allowed to plead guilty to a lesser charge after nearly 35 years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2013


Man Faces Feb. Sentencing In 3 Murders From 1972

A man faces sentencing next year in Monroe County after entering a plea agreement in three slayings from 1972.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

Anthony Bennett (credit: Isabella County Sheriff's Department)

Man Pleads Guilty To Killing 4-Year-Old Boy

A man accused of killing a his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son on a central Michigan Indian reservation admitted he delivered a fatal punch to the boy’s head before burning his body.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

Rikky Ranger - Mark Paling - Richard Thompson (Booking Photos - Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Murder Victim Willingly Let Suspected Killers Into Apartment

An elderly man who was murdered inside his apartment personally let his suspected killers into his home, according to police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2013

Johnny Kennedy (Booking Photo, 2011)

Detroit Police Say They’ve Solved ’93 Homicide

Detroit police say DNA evidence has helped solved a homicide from 20 years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2013