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21-year-old man shot, killed during protests in Downtown Detroit

Detroit police investigating the shooting

Detroit police officers were in riot gear Friday night.
Detroit police officers were in riot gear Friday night. (WDIV)

DETROITUPDATE: Detroit police provided an updated report Saturday morning regarding the death of the 21-year-old man on Friday. The report below is outdated as of noon on May 30.

Detroit police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot and killed during protests on Friday night in Downtown Detroit, according to officials.

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Police said the man was shot at 11:30 p.m. in the area of Congress and Randolph by an unknown suspect who was in a gray Dodge Durango. The suspect pulled up to the area, fired shots into the crowd and fled the scene.

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The victim was transported to a local hospital and pronounced dead.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Homicide at 313-596-1290 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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