Unidentified woman found laying outside, unresponsive in Detroit

Police believe the woman may have been injured in a hit-and-run incident

DETROIT – Detroit police are investigating what is believed to be a potential hit-and-run on the city’s southwest side.

Police say an unidentified woman was found laying on the sidewalk unresponsive in the area of Otis and Hammond streets around 6 a.m. Saturday.

Medics arrived and pronounced the victim deceased, officials said.

Police believe the woman may have been injured by a hit-and-run incident.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information can call Detroit Police Homicide Unit at 313-596-2280 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

MORE: Local News


About the Author:

Cassidy Johncox is a senior digital news editor covering stories across the spectrum, with a special focus on politics and community issues.