SAGINAW, MI — A Saginaw man with “Psychopathic” tattooed throughout his brow is heading again to jail for making an attempt to kill an ex-coworker at an auto dealership.
Saginaw County Circuit Choose Janet M. Boes on Tuesday, Aug. 3, sentenced 37-year-old Timothy J. Wachowski to phrases of 135 months to 30 years and 40 months to 10 years in jail. Wachowski is to serve the 2 phrases concurrently.
“Clearly, it is a troublesome time for my consumer,” stated protection lawyer Alan A. Crawford, standing beside Wachowski. “He’s emotional in the intervening time. In fact, nobody likes the prospect of going to jail, however my consumer has come to phrases with that.”
Crawford added his consumer is apologetic for his most up-to-date crimes.
Boes requested Wachowski if he had something he wish to say.
“Not in the intervening time, ma’am,” he replied.
Wachowski’s sufferer was not current to ship an oral impression assertion. He had beforehand submitted one in writing, in line with Saginaw County Assistant Prosecutor Shellbe A. Sanborn.
Boes additionally gave Wachowski credit score for 462 days already served in jail. She additional ordered him to pay $266 in court docket prices and fines.
Wachowski in June pleaded no contest to each fees he confronted — assault with intent to homicide and carrying a harmful weapon with illegal intent.
The convictions stem from an incident that occurred about 8:50 p.m. on April 27, 2020, at American Auto Group, 2936 Bay Highway in Saginaw Township. Police Chief Donald F. Pussehl Jr. beforehand stated Wachowski had been employed on the enterprise however had not too long ago been fired.
On the night time in query, Wachowski arrived on the dealership and was approached by a 49-year-old male worker. Wachowski pulled a knife and slashed or stabbed the older man a number of instances, inflicting wounds to his again, arm, and hand, Pussehl beforehand stated.
One other worker intervened and Wachowski fled on foot into a close-by wooded space, Pussehl has stated. Responding police arrange a fringe round Bay and Shattuck roads. A Michigan State Police Okay-9 unit arrived to help and ended up monitoring the suspect’s path to a area behind the Walgreens at 2990 Bay Highway, Pussehl has stated.
Inside quarter-hour of the preliminary incident, police discovered Wachowski hiding within the area and arrested him.
At Wachowski’s arraignment, Saginaw County District Choose M. Randall Jurrens stated, “If this isn’t the longest felony historical past I’ve seen in my 18 years, it’s actually one of many longest.”
Assistant Prosecutor Sanborn on Tuesday described Wachowski’s felony file as “fairly horrific.”
Wachowski’s file contains convictions in Michigan, Indiana, Florida, and California, prosecutors have stated.
Extra not too long ago, Bay County Circuit Choose Joseph Okay. Sheeran in April 2016 sentenced Wachowski to 14 months to 5 years in jail and ordered he pay $4,216.50 in restitution on a conviction of third-offense working a motorized vehicle whereas intoxicated. Wachowski had pleaded responsible to the cost.
That conviction stems from Wachowski on Dec. 29, 2015, having crashed a 2003 Dodge Neon into one other car on a Bay Metropolis road, then operating from the scene. Police discovered him sitting in some snow close by and arrested him.
Blood samples taken from Wachowski confirmed his blood alcohol content material was 0.361. In Michigan, an individual is legally intoxicated when their blood alcohol stage hits 0.08.
The Michigan Division of Corrections paroled Wachowski on Feb. 28, 2017. The company then discharged Wachowski from parole on Could 28, 2018.
Family members of Wachowski beforehand informed MLive that his “psychopathic” tattoo was impressed by his affinity for the Detroit-based Psychopathic Information label, most well-known for being the house of Insane Clown Posse.