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Man shot, killed in Southwest Detroit drive-by shooting; shooter unknown

Victim was sitting in vehicle on Michigan Avenue

A man was killed March 31, 2018 in a drive-by shooting in Southwest Detroit. (WDIV)
A man was killed March 31, 2018 in a drive-by shooting in Southwest Detroit. (WDIV)

DETROIT – A man was shot and killed early Saturday in a drive-by shooting on Detroit's southwest side.

Police said the victim, a 38-year-old man, was sitting in a Chrysler Town & Country at 2:15 a.m. in the 8000 block of Michigan Avenue when someone drove by and fired multiple shots. The victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead on arrival at a hospital.

The shooter is unknown, but police believe he or she was possibly in a black SUV.

The shooting remains under investigation.


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