Suspect arrested for assault with intent to murder

Troopers from the Mt Pleasant Post arrested a suspect in connection with an investigation into a shooting that occurred on Saturday night.   

On 11/17/2012, troopers were dispatched to investigate a report of a vehicle being shot at while occupied by three victims.  Investigation revealed the victims had “turfed” the suspect’s lawn earlier in the evening.  The suspect invited the victim’s to return and when they did, the suspect fired several rounds from a shotgun into the vehicle.  No one in the vehicle was struck.

Troopers contacted the intoxicated suspect who admitted he had fired rounds into the vehicle.  The suspect was arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder, 3 counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, felony firearm, possession of a firearm while intoxicated and reckless use of a firearm.

David Daniel Osborne age 42 of Farwell, MI was arraigned on the felony charge of Attempted Murder; 3 Felony Counts of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon; 1 Count Felony Firearm; 1 Count Misdemeanor Reckless Use of a Firearm; and 1 Count Misdemeanor Firearms Possession Under the Influence.