34-year-old man killed, another hurt in shooting on Detroit’s west side, police say

42-year-old man in temporary serious condition, officials say

The scene of a May 5, 2021, shooting at Eight Mile Road and Lindsay Street on Detroit's west side. (WDIV)

DETROIT – A 34-year-old man was killed and another man was injured overnight in a shooting on Detroit’s west side, police said.

Shots were fired around 2:20 a.m. Wednesday (May 5) in the area of Lindsay Street and Eight Mile Road, according to authorities.

A 42-year-old man was shot in the body multiple times and ran to the 20500 block of Lindsay Street, police said. He was taken to a nearby hospital by medics and is listed in temporary serious condition, officials said.

A short time later, a 34-year-old man was privately driven to a nearby hospital for a gunshot wound, according to police. It’s unclear how many times he was shot.

The 34-year-old man was pronounced dead at the hospital, authorities said.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Detroit police at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.


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