Man Arrested In Connection To Death Investigation

By Eric Dutkiewicz
By Scott Sarvay
By Maureen Mespell

August 16, 2012 Updated Oct 21, 2013 at 2:12 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - 33-year-old Michael Alexander from Auburn made his first appearance in court Thursday morning.

He's accused in the beating death of 42-year-old Gregory Funich of Fort Wayne this passed weekend in a home on Lonesome Oak Court.

Alexander has been charged with two counts of murder, robbery resulting in serious bodily injury and operating a vehicle while intoxicated among other things.

Police say the vehicle Alexander was found driving last Friday belonged to 42-year-old Gregory A. Funich who was later found dead Saturday morning in a home in the 5300 block of Lonesome Oak Ct.

IPFW police arrested Alexander for DUI and resisting law enforcement.

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