Girlfriend charged with murder in slaying of Saginaw man - WNEM TV 5

Girlfriend charged with murder in slaying of Saginaw man

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Hazel Cooper (Source: Saginaw County Sheriff's Office) Hazel Cooper (Source: Saginaw County Sheriff's Office)
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SAGINAW, MI (WNEM) -

A woman has been charged with murder, accused of shooting her boyfriend to death in their Saginaw home. 

Police were called about 1:10 p.m. March 5 to 2840 W. Genesee Ave. for reports of a shooting.

Once officers entered the home they found the body of 34-year-old Anthony Augusta Cannon Jr.

The man's girlfriend, 26-year-old Hazel Janae Cooper, was taken into custody, police said. She was arraigned Friday, March 9 on one count of open murder and one count of felony firearm. 

Investigators said the homicide is the result of a domestic situation.

St. Paul Lutheran Church and School was on lockdown for a few minutes until the scene was secure.

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