DETROIT (WKZO) -- Two men and a teen are facing charges after being arraigned in connection with the beating of 54-year-old Steve Utash, who was attacked when he stopped to check on a ten-year-old boy he accidentally hit with his pickup truck on Detroit's east side last week. Tuesday,
Seventeen-year-old Bruce Wimbush junior, 24-year-old James Davis and 30-year-old Wozney Saffold were each charged with assault to commit murder and assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder. Utash remains hospitalized in a medically induced coma.
A 16-year-old boy is also being held in connection with the case, but has not been charged. Wimbush, Davis and Saffold are each being held on a 500-thousand dollar bond and the three are due back in court April 21st for a preliminary examination.