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Pontiac Man May Have Been Dead In His Home For Months, Authorities Say

Deputies checking on a man who neighbors hadn’t seen since last fall found him dead inside his Pontiac home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2014

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Man Convicted Of Dismembering Girlfriend In Their Farmington Hills Home

A 29-year-old man has been convicted of killing and chopping his girlfriend into pieces inside the home they shared in Oakland County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2014

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Trial Starts In Woman’s Strangling, Dismemberment

A prosecutor says a man strangled his girlfriend, then cut up her body and stored the pieces in various parts of their suburban Detroit home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2014

A high school picture of Pia Farrenkopf. (Credit: Mummified in Michigan Facebook Page)

‘Mummified In Michigan’ Page Honors Pia Farrenkopf, Found Years After Her Death

The niece of the woman whose mummified body was found in the garage of her foreclosed metro Detroit home has set up a Facebook page in her aunt’s memory.

03/13/2014

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Dentists Urged To Help Solve Identity Of Mummified Body

Authorities are asking Detroit-area dentists for help in identifying the mummified remains of a woman found in a car last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

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More Questions Than Answers Surround Mummified Body Found

Sheriff Bouchard says voter records show a woman with the name of the homeowner Pia Farrenkopf cast her ballot in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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Voting Records Raise Questions After Mummified Body Found

Police say the woman apparently died in 2008, but records show her as voting in the Nov. 2010 gubernatorial election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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Police ID Mummified Body Found At Foreclosed Suburban Home

Police in Oakland County have identified a woman whose mummified body was rotting for years inside a vehicle at a foreclosed home in metro Detroit.

03/07/2014

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Mummified Body Found Inside Vehicle Parked In Garage At Foreclosed Home

Some neighbors say it’s been at least six years since they last saw the woman. Others just assumed she had moved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2014

Firefighters climb on top of a house in Pontiac while trying to extinguish a fire. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Pontiac Family Scrambles To Safety As Fire Rips Through House

A sleeping family in Pontiac got the scare of a lifetime when they were awakened by flames tearing through their home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2014

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