Twenty-year-old Tucker Cipriano pleaded no contest to charges he killed his father and seriously injured his mother and brother with a baseball bat in an April 2012 attack.
Mitchell Young faces life in prison without parole,
The jury will receive final instructions before beginning deliberations on Friday.
Prosecutors are setting up the theory that Rose Cipriano punched Young hard enough during the attack to dislocate his jaw.
The plot to kill the Cipriano family was outlined this morning during the trial of a young man accused of murder.
Tucker Cipriano has pleaded no contest to felony murder, accepting life in prison.
A jury has been selected in the trial of a young Farmington Hills man charged with murder in the baseball bat beating death of his adoptive father.
I have never asked that Tucker and Mr. Young not be severely punished, nor have I asked that “good men” or “good women” do nothing. Ms. Cooper you should be ashamed,” Cipriano said.
The family of a Farmington Hills man, allegedly beaten to death by his adopted son, is squaring off against the Oakland County Prosecutor.
Statement of Jessica Cooper, Oakland County Prosecutor. In response to request for comment on the Cipriano matter: