Man Arrested In Connection To Death Investigation

By Eric Dutkiewicz
By Scott Sarvay
By Maureen Mespell

August 16, 2012 Updated Oct 21, 2013 at 3:12 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - 33-year-old Michael Alexander from Auburn made his first appearance in court Thursday morning.

He's accused in the beating death of 42-year-old Gregory Funich of Fort Wayne this passed weekend in a home on Lonesome Oak Court.

Alexander has been charged with two counts of murder, robbery resulting in serious bodily injury and operating a vehicle while intoxicated among other things.

Police say the vehicle Alexander was found driving last Friday belonged to 42-year-old Gregory A. Funich who was later found dead Saturday morning in a home in the 5300 block of Lonesome Oak Ct.

IPFW police arrested Alexander for DUI and resisting law enforcement.




What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "Your2Cents” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from Indiana's NewsCenter are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet



© Copyright 2014, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.