REDFORD, MI – Redford Police are investigating a murder that occurred at approximately 9:30 pm on Saturday, November 8th, 2014.
Redford officers were dispatched to 19950 Norborne Street on a report of a shooting.
Upon arrival, responding officers found citizens attending to an 18-year-old female victim in the front yard of a residence.
The victim appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was later pronounced dead.
The victim is an 18-year-old female resident of Redford Township. The victim’s name is being withheld pending family notifications. The suspect and victim were known to each other.
Neighbors state that the home is a rental and that there has been trouble there before. Not long ago there was reportedly a drug raid that took place.
The current tenants of the home moved in about a month ago.
It is not known at this time if drugs were involved in the shooting but neighbors are upset that something like this has occurred so close to them.
The suspected shooter did wait on scene for authorities to arrive. He is expected to be arraigned on Tuesday. No other suspects are being sought at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
As soon as the name of the victim and the suspected gunman are released, MI Headlines will publish that information as quickly as possible.
Stay with us for this developing story.