MSP Investigate Shooting In Inkster
Update – Jan 13 2019: MSP is now saying the victim may have been struck in the left side of this head by a stray round fired outside of his residence. MSP & Inkster PD are still investigating.
Inkster, Mi: Inkster PD & Michigan State Police are investigating a shooting that took place in the 26900 block Notre Dame St in Inkster Saturday evening.
Non Fatal Shooting: On 1/12 at approximately 8 45 PM, troopers were dispatched to the 26900 block of Notre Dame in the city of Inkster for a non fatal shooting. pic.twitter.com/rO8NIRChnU— MSP Metro Detroit (@mspmetrodet) January 13, 2019
Inkster Fire originally took a call for a fire in an occupied dwelling about 8:45PM Saturday evening. The incident quickly changed when it was revealed to be a shooting.
Arriving officers found the 28 year old male victim had sustained a gunshot wound to the head. Inkster FD dispatched a rescue unit from Station 6 to the scene.
At the time of dispatch, law enforcement were searching for an early model Blue Chevrolet Trailblazer with plastic/tarp covering the passenger side window.
The suspect at time of dispatch was described as a black male wearing a white hoodie.
Inkster Rescue from Station 6 conveyed the victim to Dearborn’s Oakwood Hospital in critical condition. Identity of the victim is unknown.
Inkster PD & Michigan State Police are investigating the incident.