Detroit police seek person of interest linked to fatal shooting on city’s west side

Victim was 18-year-old man

The Detroit Police Department is seeking information about a person of interest linked to a fatal shooting on the city’s west side. (Detroit Police Department)

DETROIT – The Detroit Police Department is seeking information about a person of interest linked to a fatal shooting on the city’s west side.

The incident occurred Wednesday (Nov. 23) at 11:30 a.m., in the 9200 block of Pierson Street in Detroit, where the alleged suspect fired shots, striking and fatally wounding the 18-year-old male victim.

Alleged suspect Miles Murphy, 36, is 6′0″, 290-pounds, and is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information should contact the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide investigators at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-up.

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Brandon Carr is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit and has been with WDIV Local 4 since November 2021. Brandon is the 2015 Solomon Kinloch Humanitarian award recipient for Community Service.