DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for a fatal accident that occurred on the city’s southwest side.
On Sunday August 6th, 2017, at 10:00 p.m., in the area of Junction and Federal, a 53-year-old man was struck and killed by a white Buick Rendezvous with a light color trim. The suspect driving, fled the scene to a nearby establishment. A second person, inside of a yellow and black, GMC Jimmy or Chevy Blazer went to the scene of the accident and then went to the establishment where the suspect was and talked to him. The suspect is described as a balding male, wearing a light colored shirt and appears to have a short mustache and beard. The second person is described as a white male, heavier set, wearing a blue shirt and dark pants and has a tattoo on the back of his neck.
If anyone has seen these vehicles or recognizes either of these persons, or has any information pertaining to this crime, please call the Detroit Police Fatal Squad at (313) 596-2283 or 313-596-2280 or contact CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.