6 Shot Fatally, 1 Teenager in Custody
Indianapolis Dispatch Audio
Detroit 11:45PM: Detroit Police are investigating a shooting on the west side after a child gained access to an unsecured handgun and was accidentally shot in the leg. Dispatch audio suggests a friend of the child’s mother is the owner of the handgun.
The shooting occurred in the 14400 block of Hubbell according to dispatch audio. The 12th Precinct is responding to both Sinai-Grace Hospital and the shooting scene. The person who owns the weapon has yet to be detained and the weapon is said to be somewhere inside the child’s bedroom.
The child was privately conveyed to Sinai-Grace Hospital, condition unknown.
Update: The child is in stable condition.
Detroit 6:45PM: The Michigan State Police are investigating another freeway shooting, this time on the eastbound I-94 at Woodward Ave. Troopers from the MSP with assistance from the Detroit Police Department are preparing to shut down the eastbound lanes of the I-94 from the M-10 John C Lodge Freeway to the I-75 Chrysler Freeway.
Updates as more information is provided.
via MSP: Road Rage Incident: On 1/24 at approximately 6 45 PM, a driver (Victim) of a passenger vehicle was driving eastbound I 94 between Woodward and I 75 when a vehicle in front of him preformed a brake check.
The driver passed the vehicle and brake checked the other driver back. That driver (suspect) pulled along the passenger side and fired approximately 2-3 shots with two causing damage to the victim’s vehicle in the area of the right side passenger door.
The victim indicated that the shots were fired on E/B I-94 Fwy between Woodward and I-75. The suspect vehicle exited E/B I-94 at Van Dyke unknown direction of travel from I-94 Fwy. Eastbound I94 from M-10 to Woodward is closed for a search. Investigation continues
Road Rage Update: Detectives and troopers continued their investigation over night and were able to locate the suspect vehicle. The MSP Emergency Support Team executed a search warrant and a suspect(s) were taken into custody. More investigation to follow.
Detroit West Side 9:52PM: Detroit PD’s 2nd Precinct responded to reports of a shooting Saturday night in the 9100 block of Ohio x Dawes. 911 callers reported a 20 year old had been shot in a drive-by shooting. Reports indicate that shots were still being fired on the scene as the call was being taken.
Dispatch audio suggests a white Dodge Charger and an orange Dodge Charger were seen fleeing the scene. Arriving officers discovered 1 GSW victim. DEMS Medic 2 was also dispatched to the scene.
DPD Evidence techs were sent to process the scene of a fatal shooting. No further information at this time.
On 1/22 at approximately 6 45 PM, troopers over heard a pursuit for a possible homicide suspect in a blue Hellcat Charger. The local departments discontinued the pursuit. A Metro North trooper relocated the suspect vehicle and attempted a traffic stop.The suspect driver refused to stop and troopers started to pursue the vehicle. The pursuit continued westbound I-94 near Masonic and ended at westbound 8 mile and Gratiot when the suspect vehicle crashed.
Final Pursuit Update: The Dodge Hellcat that was involved in the Clinton Township (Macomb County) homicide was confirmed stolen. The driver, a 20-year-old male from Warren, and passenger, a 19-year-old male from Mt. Clemens , where arrested without further incident. A vehicle search located two pistols and a long gun. Both suspects were turned over to Clinton Township Police as part of their investigation. The report from the pursuit will be turned over for prosecutor review. No further information will be released.