Suspect charged, victim identified in weekend homicide

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Eaton County prosecutors have charged a man with open murder for a killing that took place this weekend.

Joseph Sadlak, 29, of Grand Ledge will face charges for the weekend death.

Sadlak faces the charge for killing 44-year-old Clinton Decker.

Sheriff’s deputies were called to a home on Grand Ledge Highway near Kenyon Road, west of Grand Ledge around 6 p.m. Sunday night.

At first, they were answering a call that a suspicious person was in the area.

When deputies arrived they were told a dead man may be in a nearby home.

After investigating they found a dead person in the home and arrested a man who was near the house.

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