It is being reported that Byron Coney, along with 2 other men, tried to rob a man at his home in Lansing . It is being alleged that during the course of a fight or scuffle, gun shots were fired and the homeowner, as well as one of the assailants, was shot. The assailant was reportedly killed and the other two ran off. Police caught up with Coney and he has been charged with open murder, conspiracy to commit robbery/armed, assault with intent to rob while armed, assault with intent to murder. Police are still trying to track down the third man. A preliminary hearing has been scheduled.
Crimes involving the death of another person are typically the most serious that an attorney may have to deal with. If you or someone you love is under investigation for, has been arrested, or has been charged with murder or manslaughter, it is important that you talk to a criminal defense attorney immediately. At Freedman & Freedman, We represent clients in these cases throughout Michigan including Warren, Royal Oak, Rochester Hills, Troy, Sterling Heights, Farmington Hills, and more. We understand that all you know and have worked for may be at stake. If you work with a lawyer at our firm, we will fight for you and will strive to reach the best outcome possible for your unique case.