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Man found fatally shot inside car on George Street in Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. – A man was found shot to death Thursday morning inside a car on George Street in Highland Park.

A driver for Nationwide Towing was in the area looking for stolen cars. Police said George Street is known as a dumping ground for stolen vehicles.

The driver came across a 23-year-old man who had been shot several times in the driver's seat of a car that was still running.

According to authorities, it is the first homicide this year in Highland Park.

The investigation is ongoing.