PULLMAN, MI – The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting around 6:15 p.m., on August 8th, 2020, near the 500 block of 55th St. in Lee Township.
Upon arrival deputies discovered a deceased 50-year-old man. That victim is identified as Daniel Lee Banaszak, of Lee Township.
A 62-year-old man, identified as Robert William Eakins, was still at the residence when deputies arrived. Robert Eakins was taken into custody and lodged at the Allegan County Jail on open murder charges.
On August 11th Robert Eakins Jr was arraigned on charges of homicide and felony firearm as the result of an investigation into the death of Daniel Banaszak in Allegan County on August 8th, 2020.
The incident remains under investigation by the Allegan County Sheriff’s Office.
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