TROY, MI – A woman and her nephew were in some type of argument when the 20-year-old nephew attacked his aunt with what is described as a barbell or weight lifting equipment. He has been taken into custody for her murder.
Originally a call came into 911 at approximately 2:30 PM on Monday November 12th, 2018, on a domestic violence situation. The murder happened at a home on Shoreline St., which is off of John R. between Square Lake and South Blvd.
The woman was beat to death with a piece of weight lifting equipment.
At about 4:00PM the nephew was taken into custody at a golf course near the subdivision where the assault and murder took place. Schools were placed on lockdown while police searched for the suspect. He was arrested within 30 minute of authorities arriving on scene.