WAYNE, MI – On Saturday, September 22, 2018, Matthew Starr and Jaimie Star, both 34 of Wayne, were charged and arraigned in 34th District Court with Second Degree Murder in the death of two-year-old Devin Bisesi.
Matthew Starr was the father of the child and Jaimie Starr was his step-mother.
On March 18, 2018 at 4:56 p.m. EMTs were dispatched to a home in the 2900 block of Wayne Road in Wayne, Michigan. Once inside the location they observed the lifeless body of the child who was cold to the touch. It is alleged that the couple caused the death of the child by keeping the him in a “pack and play” with a gate on top forming a makeshift cage which led to his death by asphyxiation.
The defendants are currently being held without bond. Their Probable Cause Conference is on October 2, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.; their Preliminary Examination is on October 9, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.