On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016, in the 18200 block of Santa Barbara, a 24-year-old male victim was meeting up with a friend (known suspect). When the victim arrived at the location, the suspect exited his vehicle, walked up to the victim, and shot the victim in the chest. The suspect returned to his vehicle and fled from the location. It is unknown why the suspect shot the victim. The victim was critically injured.
The named suspect is Samuel Dixon Jr. He is a black male, 25-years-old, 5’9”, and weighs 180 lbs.
Samuel Dixon Jr. is to be considered Armed and Dangerous. He is in poor mental condition.
If anyone recognizes sees this suspect, knows of his whereabouts or has any information pertaining to this crime please call the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-1259, 313-596-1240, 313-596-1616 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Citizens can remain anonymous, as always by leaving a tip on the app, DPD Connect.