December 22, 2015
Mark Bernstein, who's representing Xavier's parents in a civil suit, was in the courtroom on Tuesday. He described the surveillance footage as "16 minutes of horror" and said he'd seen a small part of it. He said the video is likely to be played in trial.
December 8, 2015
The family's attorney, Mark Bernstein, said in a statement that Xavier’s death should force the community to consider what they believe is a “longstanding problem of Detroit property and dog owners who fail to show an acceptable level of responsibility to protect their innocent neighbors.”
December 10, 2014
It's been an understandable struggle for Constantine, who is originally from Warren but came to Detroit about a year ago. He was in critical condition when he was brought to Detroit Receiving Hospital after the nighttime attack on Oct. 2 and underwent scores of surgeries that included skin grafts to cover the bones in his right arm and leg.
October 27, 2014
"However, emergency workers at the scene could not immediately attend to Constantine because the dogs were in a frenzy and had him pinned to the ground. Instead, they blew the horn in their rig until police arrived..."