Arrest made in murder of Warren mother

Suspect is father of victim's son

By Halston Herrera - Digital news editor

WARREN, Mich. - Warren police have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a mother in Warren.

Shalisa O'Dell, 25, was found beaten to death in the home she was renting on Garrick Street earlier this month.

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O'Dell was discovered by a cousin who went to check on her after O'Dell failed to pick up her 2-year-old son.

Police said the suspect is the father of O'Dell's son, and that he has confessed to killing her.

The suspect will be named after he is arraigned.

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