UPDATE 2:25 p.m. – Two people have been arraigned for the death of an Eaton County man earlier this month. 26-year-old Andrew Johnson Jr and 25-year-old Dymond Squires are charged with the death of John Abraham in his Delta Township home July 5. 6 News is told the two are suspected of attempting to rob Abraham of a safe that was in the house. This continues to develop and we’ll have updates online and on 6 News tonight.
EATON Co., Mich (WLNS) – Two people are in court today in Eaton County after being arrested in connection with the death of a 78-year-old man earlier this month.
The two, a 26-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman, are from Lansing.
On July 5 family members found John Abraham in his home on Oakcrest Drive in Delta Township.
Abraham’s injuries were such that a homicide investigation began immediately.
Early Friday morning the two suspects were arrested after a search warrant was issued.
Eaton County Sheriff Tom Reich would not elaborate before today’s court appearance about what evidence led investigators to the two suspects.
6 News is in the courtroom in Charlotte and will have updates online and on 6 News tonight