Mt. Pleasant Man Charged with Murdering His Father

A man Mt. Pleasant man has been charged with the shooting death of his father.

Jacob Osawabine is accused of shooting and killing his father, James Osawabine, Wednesday at their home on Bellevue Drive on the Isabella Reservation.

According to federal court documents, Jacob Osawabine told tribal police that his father had gone to the store. Shortly after, Jacob Osawabine heard their front door open and fired a gun toward the door. He then realized that he had shot his father.

Osawabine is charged with second-degree murder.