Royal Oak murder

Tonia Watson, left, and Alan Wood, right, were sentenced separately. (credit: Laura Bonnell/WWJ)

Long Prison Terms For Pair In Royal Oak Murder

Prosecutors said 80-year-old Nancy Dailey was tied up, beaten and stabbed after she hired two parolees to do yard work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2013

Tonia Watson, Alan Wood

Trial Starts Today In Death Of Elderly Royal Oak Woman

Jury selection begins today in Oakland County Circuit Court in the murder of a Royal Oak woman, whose throat was slashed during a robbery at her home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

Tonia Watson listens, emotionless, as Judge O'Brien delivers her ruling. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Judge Won’t Suppress Confession In Royal Oak Slaying

n Oakland County judge has ruled against a motion to suppress the confession of a woman charged in the murder of an 80-year-old Royal Oak resident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2012

Tonia Watson in court. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Chilling Testimony Emerges In Royal Oak Murder; Victim Cried In Pain

Frightening testimony emerged Tuesday as a man and woman were arraigned in the brutal murder of 80-year-old Nancy Dailey of Royal Oak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Pair Charged With Murder In Slaying Of Elderly Royal Oak Woman

Police said Dailey had hired the homeless couple, who were staying in a Woodward Avenue motel, to rake her leaves.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Royal Oak Murder Suspects Due In Court

Two people, charged Monday with murder of a Royal Oak woman, are expected to appear for an arraignment Tuesday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Police Search For Vehicle In Royal Oak Murder Case

Police are now looking for a white-colored mini-van or SUV that was spotted in the Trafford Street neighborhood where Nancy Dailey was brutally slain in the course of a robbery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Royal Oak Murder Has Residents On Edge

Police in Royal Oak are investigating the murder of an elderly woman, found dead with her throat cut in her home near Woodward and 13 Mile.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011