Video shows fatal Detroit shooting victim being walked out of party store at gunpoint

By John Steckroth - Digital news editor

DETROIT - Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 36-year-old man on Detroit’s east side.

The shooting happened at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 7900 block Charlevoix Street.

Video surveillance shows the 36-year-old victim being walked out of a party store at gunpoint. Police said he was forced to sit inside a vehicle, where he was shot.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The gunman is described as black, 25 to 30 years old, 6 feet tall, with a dark complexion, dreadlocks and a full beard. He was wearing a white T-shirt and black Dickies pants. The woman seen in the video is wanted for questioning.

Police said the woman and the gunman escaped in a bronze newer-model Chrysler 200.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police homicide at 313-596-2260 or 313-596-2026 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

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