South Lyon Man Charged in Northville Township Home Invasion
On October 5, 2018, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy charged Erik Daniel Brumley, 46, (DOB: 06/08/1972), of South Lyon, MI, in connection with the home invasion and an assault on a resident in Northville Township.
On October 3, 2018 at approximately 5:54 a.m., Northville Township police responded to 911 calls and a house alarm at a residence located in the 16600 block of Winchester Drive. Upon arrival, the officers interviewed the residents of the home who indicated that an unknown male gained entry to the home. It is alleged that, when confronted by the homeowner, the defendant brandished a weapon and assaulted him. It is further alleged that a struggle occurred and the weapon was dropped. The defendant left the scene. Investigation by the Northville Township police led to Brumley's arrest.
Brumley has been charged with Home Invasion - First Degree, three counts of Attempted Unlawful Imprisonment and three counts of Attempted Kidnapping.*
Brumley was arraigned on October 6, 2018 in 34th District Court by Judge Elizabeth DiSanto in Romulus. Erik Brumley was given a $1,000,000.00 cash bond with the conditions of no contact with the victims, not to be at the residence in the 16600 block of Winchester Drive. The defendant is on house arrest with GPS tether, if he is released on bond. Brumley has a Probable Cause Conference on October 19, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. His Preliminary Examination is scheduled for October 26, 2018 at 8:30 p.m. Both hearings will be at the 35th District Court in Plymouth.
*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.