DETROIT, MI – On Saturday, December 23rd, 2017, at approximately 7:05 p.m., in the area of W. McNichols & Rutherford, a 47-year-old man was crossing the street on W. McNichols near Rutherford, when a light blue Mustang convertible driving westbound on McNichols struck the victim and continued going. The impact of the vehicle fatally wounded the victim.
An investigation was immediately launched by the Detroit Police Department’s Fatal Squad Unit. Through great investigative work, tips from the community and relentless follow-up, investigators were able to identify and locate the suspect, identified as Alfredrick Vasser.
A warrant package was submitted to the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office for review and approved.
The suspect, Alfredrick Vasser, was taken into custody on Thursday, February 1st, 2018, at approximately 2:15 p.m., in the 14000 block of Rotunda Dr. in Dearborn, Michigan