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Man charged in deadly shooting out of southern Allegan County

Robert Eakins Jr. accused of killing Daniel Banaszak
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Posted at 8:49 AM, Aug 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-12 08:49:38-04

LEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Investigators released the identity of the suspect and victim involved in a deadly shooting outside of Pullman.

Robert William Eakins Jr. is charged with homicide and felony firearm. He's accused of killing 50-year-old Daniel Banaszak on Friday, August 8 in Lee Township.

The Allegan County Sheriff's Office says Eakins was still at the home on 55th Street near Mac Street when deputies arrived. The 62-year-old has been in police custody ever since.