Farmington Hills Police met with Oakland County prosecutors Tuesday and expect to file charges Wednesday in connection with the , resulting in the death of Dearborn Public Schools Business Services Director Bob Cipriano.
Bob Cipriano was found beaten to death in his home early Monday. His wife, Rose, and 17-year-old son, Salvatore, were also critically injured, and police have and an unidentified 20-year-old man in connection with the attacks.
(Farmington Hills authorities typically do not name a suspect until after arraignment.)
Two other children, Salvatore's twin brother Tanner and 8-year-old Isabella, were also in the home, but were not injured. They are currently staying with family members.
Nebus said Monday that the investigation was delayed because police could not obtain permission to enter the home and had to request a search warrant.
News organizations around the metro Detroit area continue to report on the brutal crime:
- According to WDIV-TV, investigators and the county medical examiner are trying to determine an "official cause of death" for Bob Cipriano. The station reports Rose and Salvatore Cipriano remain in critical condition at and quoted an attorney who spoke about Tucker Cipriano's troubled past.
- WXYZ-TV reports the family's dog was also injured and taken to a local veterinarian. Friends who talked with the station's reporter indicated Tucker may have been using drugs before the attack.
- The Detroit Free Press reported the suspension of a probation agent who was supervising Tucker Cipriano after his conviction on narcotics-related charges. The newspaper also published an interview with an expert who linked teen violence against families to pop culture and other factors.