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Couple injured after being shot while standing on porch of Detroit home

Unknown shooter opened fire from truck

A man and woman were injured Dec. 2, 2017 when someone opened fire on them while they stood on the front porch of a Detroit home. (WDIV)

DETROIT – A man and woman were injured Saturday evening when someone opened fire on them while they stood on the front porch of a Detroit home.

Police said a 41-year-old man was grazed in the head and a 32-year-old woman was shot in the thigh at the home in the 1900 block of Pasadena Street about 7 p.m.

The man told police that a white and blue trucked in front of the home. The passenger door of the truck opened and someone started firing in the couple's direction.

The vehicle fled the scene, police said.

When police arrived, they found the man holding a blood-soaked towel to his head. 

The man was listed in serious condition and the woman was listed in stable condition. 


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