(WLNS) – A man accused of killing a 23-year-old four years ago is scheduled to be in court for a preliminary exam later today.
41-year-old Herbert Alford is facing open murder and two other felonies.
According to police Alford shot and killed Michael Adams outside of a shopping center on Pleasant Road and Holmes Road. On the day of Adams’ death police were given a description of Alford’s car and found it abandoned later that week.
We are told Alford had been on the run for years until officials finally found him hiding near Detroit this past May.
According to testimony in court the shooting was related to stolen drugs.