Waterford police identify 24-year-old woman in deadly shooting, still seeking suspect
Victim found dead from apparent gunshot
WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Police are still looking into a deadly shooting that happened Sunday on LaSalle Avenue near Telegraph Road.
The victim was identified by police Friday as Samantha Cosway, a 24-year-old resident of Harrison.
At about 8:46 p.m., police received a 911 call regarding shots fired and reports of a person lying in the street. Officers found Cosway's body.
Witnesses described hearing several gunshots and were able to provide information regarding people and vehicles seen in the area nearby at the time of the incident.
Police believe the shooting was not a random act.
The initial investigation led officers to a house in Pontiac on Monday, where a suspect was taken into custody and a search warrant was executed. That suspect has since been released.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Waterford Police Department at 248-618-6077.
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