The shooting was confirmed at approximately 9:15 PM on Sunday evening. Keyaira Key was sitting in a car in a driveway with her boyfriend when someone came up and started shooting. She was shot in the chest and died.
From reports, the boyfriend was being very evasive with responding officers and was refusing to cooperate. It is not known if he has since given them any information to solve the murder.
Commanding officers on scene called in Air 1 support and also deployed a K9 unit to assist with crowd control as family, friends and onlookers gathered near where the shooting took place.
The gunman was last seen running from Mark Twain towards Joy Rd.
It is unknown at this time what lead up to the shooting.
Keyaira leaves behind two young children.
If anyone has any information pertaining to this crime please call Detroit Police Department Homicide at 313-596-2260 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Citizens can remain anonymous, as always by leaving a tip on the app, DPD Connect.