Redford Man Charged in Dearborn Heights Home Invasion
and Arson Case
Robert Raymond Patrick III, 49 (DOB: 05/30/1969), of Redford, has been charged by Prosecutor Kym Worthy in connection with an arson at a home in the 6900 block of Mayburn in Dearborn Heights. On October 29, 2018, it is alleged that Patrick broke into the home and took personal belongings of the 64-year-old male owner. It is further alleged that Patrick placed clothing on a gas stove burner in the kitchen, causing a fire to spread throughout the home. Investigation by the Dearborn Heights police led to the arrest of Patrick at a Dearborn Heights liquor store.
Defendant Patrick has been charged with one count each of Arson Second Degree, Home Invasion - Second Degree and Receiving and Concealing Stolen Property over $1,000.* He was arraigned on Friday, November 2, 2019 and received a $100,000 cash/surety bond in 20th District Court in Dearborn Heights. His Probable Cause Conference is scheduled for November 14, 2018 and his Preliminary Examination is scheduled for November 21, 2018.
*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.