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80-year-old man killed in apparent homicide in Eaton Rapids Township, suspect in custody

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Posted at 10:31 AM, Jun 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-21 11:57:51-04

CHARLOTTE, Mich. — The Eaton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an 80-year-old man as a homicide.

According to the press release from the sheriff's office, deputies responded to 2100 block of Ackley in Eaton Rapids Township on Sunday on a report of a death investigation.

Upon arrival, deputies found the man deceased, and he appeared to have injuries consistent with a homicide, according to the release.

Deputies were able to identify the 23-year-old suspect and was taken to the Eaton County Jail.

Detectives are still investigating, and if anyone has information, they should call Detective Aaron Campbell at 517-323-8489.

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Erica Murphy

Erica Murphy

1:21 PM, Mar 03, 2021

Charlotte & Eaton Rapids

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