3 facing charges in connection to Flint Twp. homicide that stemmed from marijuana theft
FLINT TOWNSHIP, Mich. --Three people have charged in connection to a homicide that took place in Flint Township on Sunday, November 12, according to a news release from the Genesee County Prosecutor.
Seventeen-year-old Michael Saylor has been charged with the shooting death of Xavier Johnson and felonies such as murder, first-degree premeditated murder, assault with intent to murder, aggravated stalking, discharging a firearm at a building, and five counts of felony firearm.
Nineteen-year-old Tony Mireles faces eight felony counts such as discharging a firearm from a vehicle, conspiracy to discharge a firearm from a vehicle, three counts of felony firearm, two counts of discharging a firearm at a building, and aggravated stalking.
Nineteen-year-old Alex Mills is charged with one count of carrying a concealed weapon.
According to Flint Township Police Johnson’s death was the end result of an ongoing dispute related to the theft of marijuana from Saylor’s mother’s house days prior.
Mills, Mireles and Saylor are all being held in the Genesee County jail