UPDATED: Farmington Hills teen in custody after mother’s death

UPDATED: While police aren’t releasing many details, a local news outlet reported Wednesday that a Farmington Hills teen arrested Monday pushed his mother out of a window.

According to a statement issued by Farmington Hills Police, officers responded to 911 call received around 6:40 a.m. from a home on Howard Road, south of I-696 between Halsted and Drake Roads. The caller said a woman was unconscious as the result of an accident.

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Police and paramedics were unable to revive the 35-year-old woman, and detectives found evidence that her death was not an accident. Detectives took the woman’s 16-year-old son into custody; he is being held at Oakland County Children’s Village in Pontiac.

According to the release, “The investigation is being treated as a homicide and is an active ongoing investigation.”

WJBK-TV’s report provides information about the teen’s first court appearance: Farmington Hills teen accused of pushing mom out window to her death

Detroit News report identified the woman as a personal trainer who works at the Franklin Athletic Club. Read the story: Farmington Hills police probe death of personal trainer 

Police are asking anyone with information to call 248-871-2610.


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