NEW BOSTON, MI – On Friday April 6th, 2018 at 2:24p.m., The Huron Township Police Department responded to the 36000 block of Willow Road for call of Domestic Violence involving a knife. When officers arrived at the scene, they were advised that the suspect, Philip Fabinski, had threatened a relative at the residence with a knife. The subject then barricaded himself in the basement of the home.
Huron Township Officers established a perimeter around the residence and began to communicate with the suspect. After approximately an hour and a half, the suspect surrendered and was taken into custody without incident.
The investigation was turned over to the Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney for review. Philip Fabinski was charged with the following:
Count #1: Assault with a dangerous weapon (Felonious Assault); 4-year felony
Count #2: Domestic Assault; 93-day misdemeanor;
Count #3: Second Offense notice
“This is a situation that had the potential to turn our quite differently. I commend our officers for their patience and professionalism. We were fortunate that no one was injured in this incident.”
-Director Everette Robbins
The suspect is being held in the Wayne County Jail on a $20,000/ 10% bond