Michael John Frederick Jr. is a white man from Warren, Macomb County, Michigan, United States. Here are 13 more things about him:
- He was born in 1996.
- He works full time at a meat market.
- He lives with his father on Carrier Street in Warren.
- In 2016, he damaged a vehicle in Lapeer, Michigan after getting fired from his job. He was arrested and charged with malicious destruction of property.
- At around 10:30 p.m. on September 7, 2020, using a gun from his family’s garage, which belonged to his father’s ex-girlfriend, he fired six shots at the house of his married couple and U.S. Army veterans Eddie Hall Jr. and Candace Hall on Tallman Avenue in Warren.
- At around 9:30 p.m. on September 9, 2020, he threw a large stone through Eddie and Candace’s front window where a Black Lives Matter sign displayed. He used a black marker to draw a swastika and write “terrorist Black Lives Matter,” “not welcome and “get the f*** out” on the couple’s silver pickup truck. He slashed the tires of the couple’s F-150, 2001 Infinity I30 and 2006 BMW 325 vehicles. He also wrote the word “pedophile” in large letters on a garage door of a white resident on Tom Allen Drive in Warren. The resident had political signs for Democratic candidates at the house.
- At around 11:20 p.m. on September 10, 2020, he fired two shots at Eddie and Candace’s house, One bullet entered the front window and landed on a couch.
- On September 12, 2020, he threw a rock throw a window of the house on Tom Allen Drive where he painted an offensive graffiti on September 9, 2020.
- He was arrested on September 29, 2020.
- In the morning of October 1, 2020, he appeared via Zoom video in the 37th District Court of Macomb County. He was arraigned on three counts of ethnic intimidation, four weapons offenses and two counts of malicious destruction of property. During the virtual arraignment, he said, “I’m extremely regretful of what I did. I can say it’s not like me. I acted way out of character. This wasn’t about the color of anyone’s skin.”
- Warren district court Judge Michael Chupa remanded him to the Macomb County Jail on a $200,000 bond. If he posts bond, he must wear a GPS tether and should have no contact with Eddie and Candace or their Tallman Avenue property, the judge said.
- He requested a court-appointed attorney to represent him.
- A court conference was set for October 13, 2020 and his preliminary examination will be on October 20, 2020.
(This is a developing story. More details will be added soon.)