Police investigate after 55-year-old man shot, killed in Southfield

Suspect known to victim, police say

55-year-old man shot, killed inside Southfield home
55-year-old man shot, killed inside Southfield home

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – A 55-year-old man has died after being shot Tuesday in Southfield.

Update: Police: Man, 55, shot, killed by son inside Southfield home

According to the Southfield Police Department, the incident happened at about 8:19 p.m. in the 17000 block of Cornell Road.

Police and emergency rescue personnel responded to a report of a man who was shot. The victim, a Southfield resident, was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect is not yet in custody, but police said the suspect was known to the victim.

An investigation is ongoing.

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