Preliminary hearing expected for man accused of killing local business owner


BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The man accused of killing a Battle Creek-area business owner could be in court on Monday.

Brian Zanetti, 47, is expected in a Calhoun County courtroom for his preliminary hearing where a judge will decide if there is enough evidence to send the case to trial.

Zanetti is accused of killing Frank Zanetti, his cousin, in early May.

Battle Creek police said Brian walked into the Battle Creek Tile and Mosaic and shot Frank.

Brian has been charged with first degree murder and this is the second attempt at a preliminary hearing.

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