CASSOPOLIS ā€” Two men were bound over for arraignment in Cass County Circuit Court after court action Wednesday. The two are charged in connection with the Jan. 27 murder of Michael Collins in Dowagiac.

Jay Vincent Penar, 38, of White Pigeon waived a preliminary hearing in Cass County District Court on 11 felony counts including one count of open murder, four counts of armed robbery and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He will be arraigned in Cass County Circuit Court on Feb. 24.