Body of missing 33-year-old Allen Park man found in Detroit; 1 person in custody
Sylvester Williams Jr., also known as 'Deneye,' had been missing since Jan. 13
ALLEN PARK, Mich. – The body of a missing 33-year-old Allen Park man has been found on Detroit's west side.
Police said Sylvester Williams Jr., also known as "Deneye," hadn't been seen since Jan. 13. when he was near the University of Detroit Mercy campus on Grove Street.
The car he was driving, a Chevy Malibu, later was found abandoned in Detroit near Livernois and Puritan. His body was found Wednesday night at Fenkell and Log Cabin streets, just west of the John C. Lodge Freeway. He was in a vacant home on Log Cabin Street. Police believe he had been beaten to death.
One person is in police custody. Investigators are searching for more suspects.
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