Man wanted after Detroit police find body of shooting victim wrapped in blanket inside car

Police search for William Webb

William Webb (Detroit Police Department)

DETROITDetroit police said they are searching for a man after they discovered the body of a shooting victim wrapped up in a blanket in the back seat of a car.

The shooting happened around 12:05 p.m. March 22 in the area of Murray Hill and Keeler streets on the city’s west side, Detroit police said.

Officials were called to the scene for the fatal shooting of an unknown man, they said. He was found in the back seat of a blue 2007 Nissan Altima, according to authorities. His body was rapped in a blanket.

Police are searching for William Webb, 21, in connection with this case.

Anyone with information about the shooting or Webb’s location is asked to call the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP to remain anonymous.

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