PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – The search is on for a missing 45-year-old Washtenaw County woman.
Dawn Fital traveled around the country pursuing her passion of playing pool, and was an international champion. However, the woman is now missing and a 44-year-old man who is believed to be her boyfriend has been detained by police in Merrillville, Indiana.
Police say based on statements the man has made to them they believe Fital may be the victim of a homicide. Pittsfield Township officers, Wednesday, checked the woman’s apartment she shared with the man at the Arbor Knoll Apartment complex and found evidence of a crime. The Michigan State Police Crime Lab and the Washtenaw County Prosecutors Office are also involved in the investigation.