SANILAC COUNTY, MI – Two of the four suspects have been arraigned in the December 10th, 2014 Malicious Destruction of Property crime spree that occurred throughout that night in Lexington and Worth Townships.
The original incident came to an end in the early morning of December 10th when Sheriff’s Deputies arrested four male suspects on Townsend Road near Babcock Road following multiple residences and vehicles being vandalized in the Lexington and Worth Township areas.
Dillon Vermeesch, 18-years-old, of Deckerville and Robert Wait, 19-years-old, of Croswell, were arraigned Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 on charges of Felony Malicious Destruction of Building; Felony Conspiracy to Commit Malicious Destruction of Building; Felony Malicious Destruction of Personal Property and Felony Conspiracy to Commit Malicious Destruction of Personal Property. Vermeesch and Wait are out on bond pending a Hearing scheduled for March 17th, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
One of the teens confessed to vandalizing the homes and cars. He said the group of four were bored.
The other two suspect’s charges are still pending at the St. Clair County Prosecutor’s Office, who is serving as the designated Special Prosecutor by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office in this case.